8/25/12

Shower Posies

Looking for a fun shower gift that can be put together fairly quickly? Using 3 knitted dishcloths--roll two of them up to look like roses (pin together with straight pins). Tie the other dishcloth around a bar of soap with a ribbon. Put skewers or chopsticks in them for the stems. Cut the leaves and calyx  from felt with pinking shears. Add a kitchen gadget or two and put them in a cute teapot or basket with floral foam inside to hold them up.

I'VE NEEDLE FELTED FOR 10 YEARS

Here are the most recent 20 of the 902 pincushions I needle felted from wool roving. They are sculpted with a special barbed needle from ...