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#1 of 4 Old 07-20-2003, 05:11 AM - Thread Starter
 
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.. I would love to make some of these for my babies for Christmas.. Is there a site that offers directions/materials ? Thanks in advance
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I just got one in a swap with Majic Mama and it's great. I asked her how to make one too since I love it so much, you should pm her to ask where she got the info.
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One way to do it is to make a small cut in a tennis ball, put the bell inside and then just do your felting over the tennis ball. It also saves on the amount of wool as you can make a good sized ball but not use all the wool it would take to make one that big.
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I like teh tennis ball idea!

So how do you felt wool and what do you start with?
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