If you have ever accidentally shrunken a sweater in the washing machine then you may be familiar with felting. However, you may not know all the fun things you can do to recycle your shrunken sweater. Beth Bradley teaches you how to felt wool and then expresses a few simple sewing techniques for felting. See many of her examples and learn why 100% wool is the easiest fabric to felt. Improve in you sewing skills today while using felting as an embellishment technique!
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