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GirlMadchen
« on: March 31, 2009 04:02:41 PM »

Thought I'd post some of my latest felt jewellery creations. These are called felt cocoons. Each cocoon has an object inside. The first, a little owl inhabitant! The second, a felt ball in contrasting vibrant teal. Enjoy!


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« Reply #1 on: March 31, 2009 04:12:20 PM »

those are pretty neat. the one with the teal inside looks like it should have a pretty butterfly or something crawling out spreading its wings!
I really like the color of the one with the owl in it too. Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2009 04:17:47 PM »

Wow, these are awesome! If you don't mind me asking - How did you do that?
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« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2009 05:08:26 PM »

Thanks everybody!

feets - if you start with instructions for a felted vessel, over a bowl or balloon - you'll get the idea. Can't give away full secrets though as to the latter part of the moulding - it involves further felting though!
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« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2009 05:21:07 PM »

hehehe thank you!
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« Reply #5 on: April 17, 2009 01:49:23 PM »

these are sure neat!  I don't blame you for not wanting to give away you secrets!
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2009 10:37:36 PM »

Ooh, that second one is certainly classy!
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« Reply #7 on: August 01, 2009 05:54:23 PM »

Thanks Jane Doe - quick to reply, ain't I?!!!  Tongue
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