Anthropologie always sells felted garland for a bananas amount of money. I scored some on deep discount at West Elm a few years ago, but I still wanted to make my own.
We started this project in August of 2011 when we quarentined ourselves for a lice-killing afternoon. It was a great project to pass the time. I followed advice from 3 different tutorials:
The actual making of the balls part is a little labor-intensive. As I was stringing, I’d say only about 5 seemed truly, awesomely felted. But, the look still works! This year we decorated a tiny 4-footer with craftyish ornaments….it was fun and it looks cute.