Looking for craft project to re-purpose Wool Sweaters into updated felted items. Anyone have ideas out there? -Marye

Felting, Sewing, Re-use, Re-purpose

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iamkeebler6 years ago
You could make a bunch of mittens felted wool mittens ROCK! Or you could make a pillow, or sew up a sweet bag.
Resweater6 years ago
I have a blog dedicated to all things recycled wool (felted wool sweaters). I post a tutorial every Tuesday... Tutorial Tuesday! Check it out...


Kris :)
ChrysN6 years ago
There are quite a few projects here using old sweaters. 
Kiteman6 years ago
You could felt the jumpers as they are, and see what size they end up (as a child, I acquired several "new" sweaters made of felt because my aunt had trouble getting the hang of her new washer-dryer).

If they are not right to pass on to somebody you know, you can then use them to cut panels from to make anything you like - purse, hats, toys etc.
Burf6 years ago
I know nothing about felting wool sweaters, but they seem to know a lot HERE.