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Tuesday Tip – Needle Felted Join

Tuesday Tip copyIn the last Tuesday Tip I covered the felted join as the spit splice. This type of splice is for animal fibers that are non machine washable . . . but wait, there is another way.

Meet the Needle Felted Join

When I want to splice a non animal fiber I try pulling out my handy dandy needle felting pen.  I’m never 100% sure if a fiber will hold the splice until I give it a try, but often if a yarn has a bit of bite to it, a cotton, or raw silk blend for instance, or a machine washable wool, acrylic blend, it will work like a charm.

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