1. Create or Adapt Design
1. Create or Adapt Design
You can literally choose any type of design that you like and we will adapt it to be custom-made for you as a felt ball rug. Some designs will require more adaptation, if they have many details. And others will be almost directly translated into the design. An important point to keep in mind is that the size of the rug will determine the number of felt balls that fit in each row. Each felt ball ha... Read more
2. Selecting the Colours
2. Selecting the Colours
When you want to order a felt ball rug that we will custom-make with your favourite design, pattern, shape, size and of course colours, you get to choose everything. Let us start with the colours. Here is an image of the vibrant bright and soft pastel colours you can choose your felt balls from. We will gladly help you choose colours that work well together or will find the closest to your design... Read more
3. Dyeing the Wool
3. Dyeing the Wool
We will take the natural unspun wool and soak it in the previously prepared dyes. Every dye master knows exactly how long the wool needs to stay in the dye mixture in order to get the desired shade. Tell us your idea or contact us here Read more
4. Rolling the Wool into Balls
4. Rolling the Wool into Balls
Once the wool is dyed, we will roll it by hand into nicely packed balls. Read more
5. Washing and Drying the Balls
5. Washing and Drying the Balls
When the felt balls have been rolled, they are washed with a soft detergent. Then they are dryed in a hydro machine to remove up to 95% of the humidity and after that laid out to dry in the sun. The unspun wool that has been dyed, but not yet rolled, also needs to dry in the sun completely. Here are some beautiful vibrant-coloured balls all ready to be used in our next step. Read more
6. Sewing the Felt Balls Together to Create a Rug
6. Sewing the Felt Balls Together to Create a Rug
It is now time to start sewing the balls in the colours, pattern and even design that you have chosen. Each ball is sewn by hand with a very strong polyethene thread that will hardly be visible but will hold the balls tightly together. Read more