Felting wool is as simple as washing an old 100% wool sweater in hot water. The end result is a piece of fabric that can be cut, sewn, and then given a new life.
Felting is a great way to recycle old sweaters. Try making any of these easy home projects; some of these links are for crafting inspiration, and others will offer how-tos.
- iPod case (Wouldn't this be great adapted for an iPad or Kindle too?)
- Pillow cases
- Nesting bowls
- Small handbags
- Grocery tote
- Laptop sleeve
- Home decor pieces (ornaments, mobiles, etc.)
- Lunch tote
- Bottle coozie