Needle-felting intertwines wool fibers with each prick of a barbed tool. Handmade pillows show off details made from three types of wool.
There's a halo of yellow merino-wool roving, three yarn patterns (including one with a loose square knot), and felt oval cutouts, all needle-felted to the pillow fabric.
Plant-dyed felt, 7 1/2-by-11 inches, achildsdream.com
Solid-colored 64's top merino roving in yellow, theyarntree.com
Felting-needle mat, clover-usa.com
Mutlineedle tool with three 36-gauge needles; Felting needles, 36-gauge and 38-gauge;colonialneedle.com