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Toddler & Preschool Sewing Card
by Heather, Dollar Store Mom
Sewing is fascinating for kids of all ages. I have seen some cute hacks for preschool sewing activities, but I have to credit my husband for coming up with this super easy and fun preschool/toddler sewing card project. You probably already have all the supplies you need to make this project, and it only takes a minute to put together. Your child will be occupied for awhile, too!
- Piece of construction paper or cardstock
- Length of yarn
- Pipe cleaner
- Ball point pen
- Hand towel
1. Place paper on towel, and poke holes in paper with pen. You can use a random pattern or a pattern that forms a picture, like a heart.
2. Make a “needle” with a short length of pipe cleaner. Bend the end of the pipe cleaner securely around the length of yarn.
3. Your preschooler can use the pipe cleaner “needle” to sew through the marked holes. You will probably want to demonstrate it for him, and get him started.
That’s all there is to it! Don’t be too structured – allow your child to sew into whatever holes she wants to. There’s no wrong way to do this fun activity!