How to Needle Felt Animals, Dolls, and so Much More

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Needle felting is a completely no-tech and super low cost crafting “habit.” I opted against using the word hobby to describe needle felting, because once you pick up a piece of wool and the proper needle, it is almost impossible not to get addicted. I discovered needle felting accidentally when browsing Pinterest and ETSY for … Read more How to Needle Felt Animals, Dolls, and so Much More

How To Make A Waldorf Doll (Free Patterns and Videos)

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Waldorf dolls will take longer to create than a typical cloth doll, but making one of these sweet old-fashioned toys is so well worth the effort. Once you master making a Waldorf doll head, the rest of the process is easy-peasy…I promise. I allowed myself to be too intimidated by the head-making process, that it … Read more How To Make A Waldorf Doll (Free Patterns and Videos)

How To Make Waldorf Toys: Branch Blocks And Memory Matching Blocks

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When I first stumbled upon tree branch blocks online, I was shocked by two things: how beautifully natural and fun they would be to play with and how super ridiculous the price was. Those two facts, coupled with being a DIY homesteader and homemade toy making fiend, prompted me to go “shopping” in our woods … Read more How To Make Waldorf Toys: Branch Blocks And Memory Matching Blocks