Yarn balloon spheres: Cut strands of yarn, blow up balloon. Mix equal parts craft glue & water. Dip yarn in glue, wrap around balloon. Hang balloon with clothesline & clothespin. Once dry pop balloon and remove. Modge-podge could work too.
German designer Elisa Strozyk‘s lamp is made out of hundreds of wooden triangles transformed into a flexible textile. She created a material that she calls Wooden Textiles that are “half wood-half textile.