the Woolly-lope.

with love by ElsbethSometimes the best part of  receiving a gift is the way your friend wrapped it and today I want to share a different way to wrap little gifts.

I am sure your wool loving friends will LoVE this.

The Woolly-lope….an envelope that is made from wool.

(It is also a great way to use some of your small balls of wool so that you can go to the wool shop with a clear conscious!)

Start with a small crochet square.

My square consists of 7 dc rows. I used I Love Yarn Bamboo and cotton mix yarn in Lemon.

with love by Elsbeth

Close your square on two sides with your thread and needle to make it look like an envelope.

Now you have a woolly-lope!

with love by Elsbeth

Thread another piece of wool or string to the top of your woolly-lope so that you can close it.

I found some adorable crochet flowers in an art shop and attached them to the ends of my string.

with love by Elsbeth

Add your little wrapped gift, and close the woolly-lope with a little bow and voila….. a small square made with love.

with love by Elsbeth

This is so adorable and special!

What I enjoyed most of making these cute woolly-lopes is that you can let your creativity go and have FUN!

Here is another fun pom-pom woolly-lope.

I just glued little pom-poms all over and crochet a short chain to close the woolly-lope.



 Have a great week and if you decide to make one of these special woolly-lopes please share it on our facebook page so that we can enjoy your little creations!.

love from Elsbeth

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