Wool felt is one of my favorite textiles to sew with. During my recent sew-cation, I put together a simple guide and series of beginner lessons about sewing and appliquéing with wool felt using the blanket stitch. Here is an outline of what you'll find:
Sewing With Wool Felt - A Beginner's Guide To Blanket Stitch
This simple guide is a preface to our lessons and provides very basic information for the true novice.
How To Cut Perfect Shapes Out Of Wool Felt
Learn to cut perfect pattern shapes using the Freezer Paper method.
How To Appliqué Wool Felt - Blanket Stitch - Beginner Lesson 1
Learn to appliqué one piece of wool felt to a background, going all the way around.
How To Appliqué Wool Felt - Blanket Stitch - Beginner Lesson 2
Learn to appliqué around a corner and what to do if you run out of thread before you're finished.
How To Appliqué Wool Felt - Blanket Stitch - Beginner Lesson 3
Learn to start and end your stitching when you're not going all the way around a shape, as well as how to overlay one shape on top of the other.
How To Sew With Wool Felt - Blanket Stitch - Beginner Lesson 4
Learn to sew two pieces of felt together, either going all the way around or along just one edge of a shape.