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Teddy Bears Tutorials: Closing back seams (Ladder stitch)

There& nothing more annoying than having ripples on the back seams while giving the final touches to your bear. Well, here are some helpful.

Material 2: Made from the common weed known as stinging nettle, and as you probably know, as a weed, stinging nettle is very durable. After leaving the stems out in the sun to dry, and soaking them in water you get a very soft wool-like substance! FUN FACT: The uniforms for Napoleon’s armada were made from nettles! MAY13-24 is Be Nice to Nettles week... SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!

Made from the common weed known as stinging nettle, and as you probably know, as a weed, stinging nettle is very durable. After leaving the stems out in the sun to dry, and soaking them in water you get a very soft wool-like substance.

Find out how to make string from stinging nettles without getting stung! Nettle cordage can be used for lots of things, such as fishing line and shelter building. #nettles

(Reminds me of the Swan Princess) Find out how to make string from stinging nettles without getting stung! Nettle cordage can be used for lots of things, such as fishing line and shelter building.

How to make a willow whistle.  My dad made these for us when we were kids!

How to Make a Willow Whistle. With just a pocket knife and a willow tree, you can easily make an old-fashioned willow whistle. Find a willow twig that has no side branches.