Flower Basket Handbags

comments (5) April 18th, 2009 in gallery     

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Handbags and accessories made from upcycled, felted wool sweaters, all thrift shop finds.


Pattern or design used: My own design - FeltSewGood
posted in: gallery, Jewelry, fabric, wearable, blue, red, thread, pink, handbag, purse, purple, sweater, flower, brooch, wool

Comments (5)

lesinaustin writes: Amazing shaping and color control in your felting!
Posted: 8:40 am on June 23rd
Jorie writes: I think this feltwork is really, really lovely, especially the flower basket bag. The felt makes the bags look warm and inviting to touch. If I had one I think I would keep it just to admire.
By coincidence I just happen to have spent an hour in my workroom (spare bedroom) cutting up an old cardigan which had become feelted and really thick. I liked the fine pattern (machine knitted of course) and did not want to bin it. As I had just started knitting a bolero, and as I always have a job to keep all the bits and pieces together, I had decided to make a bag to hold everything - wool, needles and pattern, etc. So now I have an idea of what I could perhaps hopefully aspire to, and I will take a lot more trouble with it.
Thankyou.
Posted: 4:52 pm on May 2nd
Fiberfads writes: This is classic! I love all of your entries, but especially the red diamond one.
Congrats!
Posted: 8:55 pm on April 30th
melimeloart writes: Very well done! Love the checks!!!
Posted: 2:12 pm on April 19th
BranchManager writes: Bags are gorgeous and really love the flowers! They are so delicate looking for wool. Really great.
Posted: 9:07 am on April 19th
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