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Wool Ornaments


I've been finishing these wool ornaments.

I started them back in July and then put them aside.  They are overdue to be finished  All that is left is to add a hanger, a backing and perhaps an edge trim.

Let me back up a little so you can see all of the ornaments.


It is fun to not have a pattern.  I just mix up stitches and colors however I feel at the moment.  Then I add beads.

I was experimenting with a burlap like fabric for the backing.  It worked very well except that it kept slipping out of the Q-snap frame I was using.  A wooden frame may have worked better. 

For the final finishing it was very nice.  I was able to fold it back easily, unlike canvas, and have no trace of it showing at the edge.

A little more work and these will be ready to hang.

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