Can I buy Pre-cut felts from Spotlight?
Yes, you can. We have felt in all shapes, sizes and colours! This fabulous versatile medium is ideal for so many different crafts, and children will love using this in their DIY projects. It can be turned into so many beautiful decorative items, and we are sure to have the pre-cut felts for your project amongst this collection. With such a wide choice available, plus bargains galore across the entire range, shop pre-cut felts online of at your local Spotlight store today.
What is felt fabric?
Felt fabric is made through matting and compressing fibres, and it can be used for a variety of different projects. It is a very popular versatile material that can be used as a base or even cut into the tiniest piece for embellishments. The edges of felt do not fray, making this the perfect material and it comes in such a wide assortment of colours and varieties, we are sure to have just what you are looking for.
What is included in this range?
There are so many pre-cut options to choose from at Spotlight, and this range includes pre-cut sheets, shapes, and more, with a whole host of colours, styles and designs to choose from.
Whether you are going for a spotty felt, an animal pattern, or an elegant print that would be ideal for home d�cor projects, then we are sure to have the felt for you. There are simply so many to pick from, and we are confident that we have the right one for you. Thick felt is ideal for crafts where strength is necessary although, our patterned felts would be perfect for making puppets, embellishing textiles, or felt flowers to give your mum a Mother's Day gift that she will remember.
What can I do with felt?
Felt is also a great material for teaching children how to sew because with this fabric they do not need to think about any form of elaborate hemming or finishings. Teach them basic sewing skills and they will soon be creating their own masterpieces. Whether it is their own handcrafted pencil case, new clothes for their favourite dolly, or even gifts for the whole family, felt can be the perfect material to start with. Please ensure that children are always supervised when handling sharp objects such as scissors. Make badges with the little ones, stick a magnet on the back for a fridge decoration that will keep your shopping list safe, or just about anything else. The possibilities are endless, and the only limit is your imagination!
Can I wash my projects made with craft felt?
That depends on lots of things, including the type of felt that you have used and the other components of your project. Most experts would recommend spot washing felt with a soft cloth or sponge and a little bit of detergent. Felt can be delicate but if you do choose to wash it because it is particularly, it is much better to hand wash your project in cold water. Completely submerge your item in a mixture of cold water and detergent, allowing the felt to soak for a few minutes. Work out the stains using your fingers. Due to the absorbent properties of felt, it is very important that you have wring out as much excess water as possible. If not this can get trapped and possibly result in mould. Allow your project to air dry in the shade, to avoid sun damage, and keep away from harsh chemicals such as chlorine and bleach at all times.