Ideas for felt crafts can include gift envelopes, flowers, hats, coasters and Christmas ornaments. For children, some craft projects are an easy tote bag, animal bean bag, pillow, letter ornaments and an owl. The Martha Stewart, Better Homes and Garden and Good Housekeeping websites feature many of these simple craft projects.Continue Reading
At the Martha Stewart site, crafters can find felt projects ideas for everyday occasions or special holidays, including gift envelopes that are useful for Christmas and felt pumpkin-people for Halloween. Some other felt ideas are red slippers, cork leaf coasters and a cherry pie. The site gives complete lists of materials and instructions to fabricate each project.
The Better Homes and Garden website has very simple craft ideas for children, such as the tote bag. This project entails cutting the shape for the tote bag from felt material using a downloaded template, sewing the sides with needle and thread, attaching the handles and decorating the bag with a few stacked red and blue felt circles. Each of the projects provided at this site come with very easy instructions.
The Good Housekeeping website offers Christmas felt projects, including colorful stockings, wreaths, tree decorations, pillows and gift toppers. The Christmas felt ornaments ideas are for pine cones, garlands, a scalloped tree skirt and icicles. To make some of these ornaments, crafters may either sew them with needle and thread or use glue.Learn more about Crafts for Kids