I love this owl face with it’s shaggy alpaca mask.
Alpaca sweater body and face, cashmere wings= super soft owl!
There are 2 more owls to post about- that’ll be tomorrow. Here they all are, friends on a chair.
In my Mom’s later sewing years, the 1980′s and 90′s, she used a lot of beige and brown. When I make the brown owls, many of the fabrics are from her scraps and/or stash. I love thinking about the beautiful clothes she’d made from them.
Pretty much everything on this one is directly from Mom’s attic.
This one is a mix of newer and older- wovens from Mom, knit (wings and cap) is a reclaimed sweater.