Create a Cozy Poncho!
Whether your child is making a cool poncho for himself or designing one to give as a gift, this is a great activity for the development of fine motor skills and patterning. The activity uses fleece fabric, but requires no sewing! Plus, fleece does not ravel, wrinkle, or tear, it stands up well in the washing machine, comes in a variety of fun designs, and is inexpensive to buy. So get started on a homemade poncho today!
What You Need:
- 30" square piece of of polar fleece fabric (makes one kid-sized poncho. If you would like to make an adult-sized poncho, use a 60" square)
- Sharp scissors
- Large plastic bowl
- Large wooden or plastic beads of your choice