Using hand dyed silks and alpaca/merino batts for the base, Sandy lays out pieces of repurposed fabrics, scraps, threads, salvage remnants, threads, ribbons, and yarns into unique one of a kind beautiful collages. These are needlefelted into a light combination, stitched freehand and then felted using water, soap and agitation into unique one of a kind shawls, wraps or scarves.
The Blueberry Hill Collage scarf is 69″ by 8″ and the felted area of the scarf is 57″ x 4″. The hand dyed chiffon edges of the scarf are finished with a rolled hem. The back of the scarf is a hand dyed turquoise alpaca/merino felt, with turquoise stitching. The decorative fuschia, bronze, green and black pieces of wool, silk, linen and silk. It is finished with a sparkling blue sparkling yarn. Every inch of this long scarf is artful.