Created by: knitgrrl
Project

Red Lotus

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Red Lotus on Ravelry Link to website or photo http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/red-lotus What are you most proud of? How the petals look after felting! (Exactly the way I wanted them to look!) What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't be afraid to throw it in the washer when you felt it -- everything will be ok!

You Can Make This

knitgrrl made Red Lotus with:

  • Feltable wool yarn (Cascade 220) and wood purse handles -- there are also directions for knitting your own handles.

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo Red Lotus on Ravelry Link to website or photo http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/red-lotus What are you most proud of? How the petals look after felting! (Exactly the way I wanted them to look!) What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't be afraid to throw it in the washer when you felt it -- everything will be ok!

Q&A with knitgrrl

mchang091@gmail.com asked:
No washer, what now?
knitgrrl answered:
You can hand-felt wool. It takes longer, but it can be done -- there are videos on You Tube such as http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rd3PzO6B-Jc -- as well as tutorials online.

Skill Level

Beginner

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