Saturday, June 25, 2011

Felted Play Balls

I have had a pattern for a crocheted felted wool ball for a long time.  I am going to a baby shower tomorrow for three ladies, so I thought this would be a good time to try this pattern out. 
These guys are really soft and fuzzy and I hope the new moms will like them!  I got even more creative with the yellow one to make polka dots with the blue wool yarn.  It turned out OK, but not as good as I had envisioned!  Hmmm, kinda sounds like life in general, huh?
I bought the pattern (along with several others) from KnotSewCute on etsy.  You can buy this pattern here.  If you buy five patterns you get a sixth one free.  Her patterns are inexpensive too…this one was only $2.99! 
I am linking to these great parties!


Maggie Lamarre said...

This is a kewl idea for a coffee table...

Do not forget to add our linking it this party here Maggie

MBC Scrapbooking said...

Very cute idea! They would be pretty in a clear vase as well....
pinning it and tweeting about it- thanks!

Ginger said...

Thanks for linking up to Mad Skills Monday!

Unknown said...

Really cute!! I don't crochet, but this pattern looks really fun. I just finished a "Roving Rock" project along the same lines, but without thread...just wool roving. :-)

Jami said...

Great felted balls! Thanks so much for linking to the Tuesday To Do Party!

Jenn Erickson said...

So pretty, soft and wonderful!