Felt is a perfect summer activity. Especially wet-felting where you muck about with water and soap and fleece. When all is said and done you are left feeling very clean, with a well satisfied inner child and a pleasing felt form before you. A win-win-win situation!
These felt slippers are by Keily Stewart who is teaching a wet felting class at the Knit Cafe this August.
Felt Slipper Class
Thursday August 18, 6:30-9pm
@ The Knit Cafe 1050 Queen St. West, Toronto.
$30 plus materials
There will be a small materials fee for a felting kit of $2.75. Students will also need 4oz of roving which the Knit Cafe has stocked in an abundance of colours.
Call to register 416 533 5648
For other wearable felt items you might want to take inspiration from Shan Shan from Tokoyo. Her Etsy shop dadaya is full of imaginative felted goods, expertly made. Here are a few examples