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Recycled Sweater Mini Trees

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Save those old wool sweaters and transform them into this free Christmas craft! Recycled Sweater Mini Trees from Rebecca Parsons look great and are perfect for the holidays.

Recycled Sweater Mini Trees

 

Materials:

  • Cone Pattern
  • Thread
  • Needles
  • Scissors
  • Previously felted wool sweater
  • Sewing Machine
  • Beads, Buttons, Ribbon, or other Tree Decorations (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Use pattern to cut felt shapes. You can adjust pattern proportionally if you like. I made some taller and skinnier.

    Recycled Sweater Mini Tree
     
  2. Add tree decorations like beads, buttons and ribbon before sewing tree (optional).

    Recycled Sweater MIni Trees
     
  3. On wrong side of fabric, match straight sides and pin.

    Recycled Sweater Mini Trees
     
  4. Use machine to sew straight sides together with about 1/4 inch seam. You can sew by hand also.

    Recycled Sweater Mini Trees
     
  5. I steamed the seam open with my iron. The turned the tree right side out.

    Recycled Sweater Mini Trees
     

 

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