Embellished Felted Ugg Boots
Martha shares a wonderful handmade holiday gift: embellished felted Ugg boots.
Source: The Martha Stewart Show, December 2007
These beautifully embellished Ugg boots are a unique handmade holiday gift sure to make the recipient think of you every time they wear them.
Resources: Clear 'n melt iron-off stabilizer, made by Inspira, can be found at most sewing and quilting shops.
Download and print olive branch template. Using a permanent marker, trace template onto an iron-off stabilizer.
Roll up 1 inch of foam and wrap with rubber bands; stick foam inside boot. Pin stabilizer to boot, felting branch through stabilizer. Begin felting olives. Pull away leftover stabilizer.
Place a piece of muslin over design and give it a little steam with iron to relax fibers.
Tip: To make the deer, tree, or snowman embellished UGGs, download and print the appropriate template and follow the directions above.