Learn to felt wool. Skip the fabric stores this round and head to your local thrift store for high quality material at a fraction of the cost.
Cutie Pie Pot Holders :: felted wool sweater potholders lined with old tablecloths and blanket stitch around the edges
How to Easily Make Felted Wool from Old Sweaters - tutorial for felting wool sweaters in the washing machine to use in sewing and DIY projects.
♥ Directions for Lia Griffith's DIY Wool Felted Sheep ♥