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Hi everyone,
I recently got a couple of rabbits, and I noticed that the fur I pick up when I'm brushing them is really, really soft. I know some people reuse pet hair in needlefelting, but I'm wondering how you're supposed to do that? I'd like to wash it first, but I don't know how you're meant to do that, and I'm guessing you would need to card it after it's washed? Anyone here know?
Thanks.

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I've tried washing the hair of my rabbits but it always ended up as a lump of felt. Carding that would be painstaking. bear_ermm It worked better when I first needle felted it on and then washed the finished sculpture.

Katrina's Miniatures Katrina's Miniatures
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Okay, that's good to know. Thanks!

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