How toMake Felting Kit ‘Bow Delicious’
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What you’ll need
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Bow Delicious Felting Kit by Gilliangladrag
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Bar of soap
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Bamboo mat and netting (mini felting kit)
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Tea towel and dish cloth
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Soapy water in squirty bottle
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Gem-Tac or other strong glue
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Empty out kit. Take dark pink wooltops. Pull off even wispy ends of wool & lay into 15 x 11cm shape
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Repeat with lime green, peach and turquoise wooltops, making each colour the same size.
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Split smaller pieces of wool in half lengthways. Add wispy highlights with 1st half of each colour.
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Cover with net. Add 1tbsp washing up liquid to water. Sprinkle on. Remove air with cloth. Soap up.
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Neaten edges then rub through net with even pressure and both hands for approx 10 mins
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Keep rubbing until the fibres feel fixed and don’t move around any more
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Remove most of the soap under luke warm running water. Wring.
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Roll up tightly in bamboo. Roll 20 times in each direction (rotate felt 90 degrees each time).
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Repeat rolling on both sides. Rinse again in HOT water. Remove all soap & repeat all rolling again!
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Felt will be 50% smaller now! Pinch middle & wrap pieces of contrasting wooltops around tightly.
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Add plenty of glue on back and then place clip on top. Repeat for each of other squares.
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Leave glue to dry with clips clamped open. And that’s it! Then clip to anything you like.
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Clip to shoes or sandals!
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Clip in your hair!
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Clip to a bag!
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