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It All Starts With a Ball of Yarn

I admire people that are crafty. It takes a special kind of person to be able to produce an interesting and special artifact from scratch. When I first saw Jennifer Bergerís hand-designed and constructed felted creatures, I was infatuated knowing these unique artifacts began from a simple ball of yarn.

Berger is an Indiana Artisan who is a craft master! Woven Dimensions is the name of Bergerís business that produces knitted and felted ornaments, stockings, dolls, and much more. Each of Bergerís woven creations are specially crafted and unique in different ways. Many of the yarns used to create the fun, felted creatures are constructed with hand-dyed yarns. This fact can show you the time and attention that goes into producing such interesting creatures. There are tons of pictures featured on the Woven Dimensionsí Facebook fan page, in addition to a blog written by Berger that updates readers with new products featured in her line of creatures. I was amazed at the variety of animals made out of yarn. If you donít live in the Zionsville area or Indiana for that matter, I highly suggest you visit Bergerís blog or Facebook fan page to explore all the felted products Berger produces from yarn.

With the holidays right around the corner, would†it not be nice to buy mom or dad a woven ornament to hang on this yearís Christmas tree? A great and affordable gift for anyone could be a handcrafted and woven ornament made by Woven Dimensions. Donít have a Christmas tree? Thatís okay- consider a cozie for drinks! Part of Bergerís collection features cozie creatures that are absolutely adorable! Whether you want a cat, horse, gingerbread man, fish, mermaid, or monkey, Woven Dimensions can offer you that and more!

Check out a few images of these hand-designed and constructed felted creatures.

(cow ornament, cat ornament, pig cozies photo- photo courtesy of

Indiana ArtisanJennifer Berger is a juried member of Indiana Artisan – the official organization to review, recognize and promote the work of Indiana’s highest-quality art and food artisans. Find out more about Jennifer and her work by visiting her Facebook page or by visiting her blog.

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