Video Tutorial: How to Make Felted Rope, Dreads, or Bracelets

Customer Question: How do I Wet Felt Slippers?

Felting slippers can be made in a number of ways, using a resist of some sort. Some people use plastic templates and felt flat, while other prefer to felt over a 3 d form… either a foot form (usually polystyrene), or a boot.

Here are a couple of on-line tutorials I have found that might help you; wet felted slipper tutorial

This is a great little tutorial from a good felt maker.

Next is a video on You Tube;

Watching this will give you a basic understanding of the process.

Books are also a great resource for this topic. Here is one I recommend;

Complete Feltmaking: Easy Techniques and 25 Great Projects (Complete Craft Series)

The shoes in here are baby booties, but the principle is the same for adult show making.

I hope this helps?

Sara x

Fibre Artist and Supplier.

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