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#1 Missmarymack

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:06 AM

I want to make this felt christmas tree for my toddler

But I dont know where I can find felt sold in anything bigger than an A4 square. Does anyone know where I can find felt by the metre?

#2 MacFeral

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:11 AM

My local spotlight has it but it is rather expensive to buy by the metre.

#3 probyber

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:30 AM

Not sure if Lincraft sell it but it may be expensive there as well. If i was going to make it i would try and design it with the cheaper A4 and maybe make the joins run across the tree andcover them with tinsel. Everything else can be removed but leave the tinsel in place.

#4 ohdearmereally

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:39 AM

Spotlight have a non wool one for about $6/7 a metre and they regularly have 30% so its not very expensive.

#5 Orangedrops

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:54 AM

I am making that tree too. I got everything from spotlight for $20.

#6 bailee

Posted 15 November 2012 - 05:57 AM

I walked by a whole rack of it at Lincraft yesterday.

#7 Missmarymack

Posted 15 November 2012 - 07:22 AM

Thankyou for all your replies! I must be looking in the wrong spot at spotlight, Ill have to go back and ask.

#8 GoneWithTheWhinge

Posted 15 November 2012 - 07:24 AM

spotlight have a 30% off sale currently. Think its on until after the weekend

#9 ohdearmereally

Posted 15 November 2012 - 11:01 AM

QUOTE (GoneWithTheWhinge @ 15/11/2012, 06:54 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
spotlight have a 30% off sale currently. Think its on until after the weekend

omgosh really, wish I'd come back and read this a few hours ago!

#10 morgansacre

Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:12 AM

I got my 5 metres of black felt from eBay. I can't remember how much it was exactly, but less than $6 a metre. It is really strong felt, not the stuff that you can pull apart.

I used it on my Santa's boots.


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