Textile Crafts: Fabric, Ribbon, Yarn and More

Crafting with scraps of fabric, yarn, ribbon, and beads is one of my favorite past times.  We have a whole bin (alright, two bins) full of different odds and ends that the kids and I use to in creating textile art. I love finding inspiration for future projects.

Another week of Playtime: Textile Art.

This week’s It’s Playtime feature “theme” was inspired by the Tapestry Table over at Kleas.  Those kiddos teamed up together with gardening burlap and bits of yarn to collaborate and create.  Love it!

In the blog, Make + Believe, kids had fun creating three dimensional art using beads, pipecleaners and other bits from their craft bins.

Miss Jessi understands children, or at least mine – my girls love to spin and twirl.  On Getting Messy with Ms Jessi, the kids cranked up the music and had fun dancing and twirling with a collection of ribbons.


Dreaming of textiles

Other recent submissions featuring textiles or crafting with fabric, ribbon and yarn included:

Homemade Beanbags – a collection by Mummy Musings and Mayhem

Yarn Balloon Hearts were made by the kids at Mommy Labs, as part of a lesson on how the heart works.

Textile Treasure Basket – for tots to explore and play pretend with was created by Paint on the Ceiling.

A collection of knitted rainbow gnomes were assembled by the kids over at Happy Whimsical Hearts.

Textures and Fabric

I love browsing the different posts linked up each week into It’s Playtime! Thanks to all who participate and to my co-hosts for making this possible each and every week:
Let the Children Play
Hands On: As We Grow
Messy Kids
The Imagination Tree

Just a reminder: only child-friendly posts accepted, know that by submitting you are giving us permission to add you to our newsletter and use a photo from your post – if we feature you.

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About Rachel

An original "Quirky Momma" blogger and "Mommy" to six kids under six, when Rachel is not wiping crayon off the walls or wading through laundry, she can be found exploring and creating with her kiddos. She hopes to be someone who acts justly, loves kindness and walks humbly before God (Micah 6:8).