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woolenwears commented on the project Shearling Vest
Can’t say that I feel like her, but I wish I looked like her!
LOL It really is nice to wear, just has a “Nice feel” when you put it on.
woolenwears added the project Shearling Vest
I was so inspired by 1Karin’s Shearling Gilet, that I had to make one for myself. I ordered 4 hides of Toscana Shearling, and had just enough to finish the vest. The closure is a “deer Antler” bu…
woolenwears favorited the project Sorta Missoni
5 January, 2012
woolenwears added the project Leather Purse with Leather flowers
I’ve started to experiment with real leather. I decided to make design these bags by using uneven and unique edges of the hides. I’m addicted!!!
25 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 25 - 5 Winners will Receive a Copy of Sweat Shop Paris!
My craftiest project was this past thanksgiving. My family ran in the Detroit turkey trot and wanted to wear sesame street hats. I made all the fleece hats and matching scarves. The fronts of the…
23 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 23 - Win a Spoonflower $100 Credit!
I am always drawn to the vintage prints, I especially like “Paris Peonies” & “Red Berry Star” I’d love to make some journal covers!
21 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 20 - Win an "OLFA Essentials PLUS" Gift Pack from OLFA! [U.S. Only]
I use my rotary cutter and mat at least 10x a week. It has taken much abuse over the years, and starting to look very worn..I would love the opportunity to have a new one and use a circular cutter..
20 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the project Felted Hair Flower Nautical Style
Very Pretty! You did a nice job for your first time.. I know how much work is involved in those.!
17 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 16 - Win a Thread Case from Amann Group Mettler!
I never had someone sit down with me and teach me…But I did watch my grandmother sew for hours, and was fascinated by the sound of the machine, fabrics, and the ability to create whatever you wan…
14 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 13 - Win a 5234PRW Project Runway™ Limited Edition Serger from Brother!
As a little girl, I would sit and watch my grandmother sew. She made all my wool skirts for school, When my grandmother passed away, I took her button tin as a way to remember her. Many years late…
11 December, 2011
woolenwears commented on the project applique wristlets
Thank you!!! I enjoy making them. They are for sale in my etsy shop, i just didn’t post that..
9 December, 2011
woolenwears favorited the project Shearling Gilet
woolenwears commented on the project Shearling Gilet
I love this… Where did you get your Shearling?
woolenwears commented on the project Alpaca Coat
Thanks so much for your comments. The Alpaca coat is probably one of the most beautiful things I have ever made!! Here in MIchigan it gets a lot of use!!!
The wristlets are fun, and addicting I ju…
8 December, 2011
woolenwears added the project applique wristlets
wristlets made with scrap fabrics and machine free form applique
woolenwears commented on the article Holiday Giveaway: Day 7 - Win a Holding Pattern Overnight Bag from ModCloth!
What sewer wouldn’t want this!!! I’m keeping my fingers crossed..
woolenwears added the project Alpaca Coat
The fabric is all handmade felted alpaca. The jacket is designed to take advantage of the unique edges of the fabric.