Cover image for Boho felt crafts : 35 colorful projects for gifts, decorations, faux flowers and succulents, and much more / Rachel Henderson and Jayne Emerson ; foreword by Kirstie Allsopp.
Title:
Boho felt crafts : 35 colorful projects for gifts, decorations, faux flowers and succulents, and much more / Rachel Henderson and Jayne Emerson ; foreword by Kirstie Allsopp.
Title Variants:
Felt crafts
ISBN:
9781782495550
Publication Information:
New York, NY : CICO Books, 2018.

©2018
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Flowers and plants -- Hanging decorations -- Gifts -- Homewares.
Abstract:
Let Rachel Henderson and Jayne Emerson inspire you to create your own boho paradise made from felt with fresh green faux succulents, cheese plant leaves, and needle-felted cacti. Wall hangings and mobiles are a great way to change the look of a room quickly, and there are some great ideas here. With beautiful illustrations guiding you every step of the way, you will feel confident in embracing a wide range of techniques for working with felt, a versatile and inexpensive material with endless possibilities.
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Let Rachel Henderson and Jayne Emerson inspire you to create your own boho paradise made from felt with fresh green faux succulents, cheese plant leaves, and needle-felted cacti. Wall hangings and mobiles are a great way to change the look of a room quickly, and there are some great ideas here: try a leaf door curtain, a felt bead chandelier, or a daisy wall hanging to bring a handmade touch to your décor. There are lovely gifts to make, too, including a cute folk key ring and a felt ball bouquet, and don't forget to try needle felting and make a vibrant needle-felted bird. With beautiful illustrations guiding you every step of the way, you will feel confident in embracing a wide range of techniques for working with felt, a versatile and inexpensive material with endless possibilities.


Author Notes

Rachel Henderson trained in textile design and then worked for internationally renowned knitwear company Rowan Yarns, before launching her own craft business and brand. Rachel has worked on a number of books including Fleece Fantastic, Crafting for Girls (both published by CICO Books), and Animal Hats. When she's not in her studio, she delivers craft workshops for patients in palliative care. Rachel lives on the east coast of Scotland with her husband and daughter. You can find Rachel's website at www.therachelhendersonstudio.co.uk and she is on Instagram and Facebook @therachelhendersonstudio.

Jayne Emerson is a multi-media textile designer who trained at Central St Martins. Her work encompasses embroidery, patchwork, fabric manipulation, and needle felting and she sells her textile designs to clients ranging from Topshop to Chanel. She is the author of six craft books, and regularly teaches workshops across the UK. Jayne lives in Gloucestershire, UK.


Table of Contents

Foreword and Introductionp. 6
Chapter 1 Flowers and Plantsp. 8
Small and sweet succulentp. 10
Teacup of flowersp. 13
Succulent centerpiecep. 18
Lovely leavesp. 22
Needle-felted bouquetp. 24
Large succulentp. 27
Cactus in vintage tinp. 30
Easy felt flowersp. 34
Needle-felted cactusp. 36
Two mini cactip. 39
Chapter 2 Hanging Decorationsp. 44
Tassel wall hangingp. 46
Hanging plant conesp. 49
Felt bead chandelierp. 52
Bird and flower garlandp. 56
Felt leaf wreathp. 58
Octagon plant holderp. 61
Hanging birdsp. 64
Daisy wall hangingp. 66
Chapter 3 Giftsp. 70
Felt letterp. 72
Bobble key ringp. 76
Padded coat hangerp. 78
Glasses casep. 81
Rose appliqué needle casep. 84
Exotic birdp. 86
Tissue casep. 90
Chapter 4 Homewaresp. 92
Leaf table runnerp. 94
Geometric pillowp. 96
Wall-hanging organizerp. 98
Sunflower artp. 101
Flower fridge magnetsp. 104
Leaf door curtainp. 106
Embellished throwp. 108
Cafetière cozyp. 110
Coiled coastersp. 112
Floral panelp. 114
Materials, equipment and techniquesp. 116
Templatesp. 121
Indexp. 127
Acknowledgments and suppliersp. 128

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