We’ve all left our sweaters within the washer for too lengthy, I was so bummed out about this predicament till I noticed that that state of stiffness your sweater turns into is definitely referred to as felted wool! Who knew? There are various tasks that may be made with felted wool, like dolls and animal figures, however this felted mitten DIY is tremendous simple and a great way for inexperienced persons to get began on this cool world of felted crafts. I began this thrilling challenge of felted mittens by putting my shrunken stiff felted sweater flat on the desk then tracing round my palms in a mitten form onto a chunk of paper, then slicing it out.
Then I pinned my mitten template to the felted upcycled sweater and lower by way of two layers. You wish to use fairly sharp scissors to get by way of these layers.
Then I pinned my two layers of felted sweater collectively and sewed them collectively, you should use a machine or sew by hand at this stage, each will work nice.
You then simply flip your mittens proper facet out and provides them a steam urgent, this may actually set all of your stitching in place. Then the gorgeous felted mittens are able to put on, frolicking within the snow or to maintain your palms cozy on the subsequent outside recreation. I hope you all get pleasure from this craft as a lot as I did, now I’m on a mission to search out as many upcycled felted craft concepts as I can and I wish to make all of them.