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Felt Ball Mobile

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Felt balls are such a versatile craft product! Make this beautiful hanging mobile in 6 easy steps to add a splash of colour to any room!

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  • Step 1Unscrew the embroidery frame and place the inner frame to the side. Have the embroidery thread and sewing needle ready on hand.
  • Step 2Cut a length of thread and tie a large knot in one end then thread the sewing needle onto the other end. Use the needle to thread felt balls onto the length of string leaving room at the top to tie it to the embroidery frame.
  • Step 3Repeat step 2 to create 6 lots of strung felt balls of various lengths.
  • Step 4Tie each string of felt balls to the embroidery frame. Ensure they are placed at even intervals around the frame.
  • Step 5Replace the inner frame and tighten the screw of the embroidery frame to hold in place.
  • Step 6Cut 3 pieces of thread the same length. Align them and tie together using a double knot at the top. Tie the other ends of the thread to the embroidery frame at even intervals to create the hanger. Your Felt Ball Mobile is now ready to display!

Materials used in this activity

Sewing Needles - Blunt Tip - Pack of 25
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Product Code: 11591
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Product Code: 12374
EACH $5.49 (inc GST) $4.99 (ex GST)
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Product Code: 15518
EACH $3.30 (inc GST) $3.00 (ex GST)
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Felt Balls - Warm - Pack of 50
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Product Code: 16396
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Embroidery Frame - 20cm
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Product Code: 18398
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