Dannie's Felted Purse: Part 2
Meet The Expert
In this Crochet Skill Builders episode brought to you by Annie's Creative Studio, crochet expert Rohn Strong presents the basic steps to wet-felt your crocheted wool purse. After it is felted down to size, you'll see how to embellish it with simple embroidery and beads.
In this episode, you'll learn how to:
- Felt wool yarn.
- Shrink a large crocheted bag into an attractive felted bag.
- Embroider a backstitch zigzag.
- Sew on beads.
- Lion Brand Fishermen's Wool medium (worsted) weight wool yarn (8 oz/465 yds/227g per skein): 1 skein each #126 nature's brown (A), #123 oatmeal (B), #098 natural (C)
- Size K/101/2/6.5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
- Tapestry needle
- 1/4-inch gold beads: 3
- 1-inch teardrop beads: 3
- Straight pins
- Hook-and-eye closures: 3