There’s whatever magical approximately felting knits: you begin with a bit of material that appears and feels a definite method and, by means of exposing it to water and agitation, end with one who appears and feels different. This attention-grabbing transformation is what led writer Leigh Radford to start felting years in the past, and has stored her intrigued by way of the method ever since.
Now, in AlterKnits Felt, Radford pushes the limits of conventional felting, as she did with conventional knitting in her past ebook, AlterKnits. via 30 colourful, bright initiatives, she exhibits readers the way to knit after which felt their very own handiwork, in addition to the way to create beautiful felted gadgets from recycled knits and unspun fiber. An introductory bankruptcy on felting fundamentals explains every little thing you must recognize to make the wonderful outfits, components, and residential decor that follow.
The initiatives diversity from a short and straightforward circle coin handbag, to a shibori bag, to a reverse-appliqué rug, each one strange in its personal approach, exceptional through a different floor texture, an leading edge mixture of thoughts, or a unusual mixture of yarns. AlterKnits Felt offers each crafter with the instruments to explore—and expand—the paintings of felting.