Sewing, lacing and weaving ideas with a toddler

My Toddler at 18 months of age using large wooden spools on a shoelace. He is at the very beginning of his sewing journey.

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My 3 year old:

bead sequencing

Bead sequencing, beads on pipe cleaners (copy the pattern)

Bead work

Pony beads on acrylic wool.

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Small beads that vary in shape on stretchy elastic strands.

wooden beads

Wooden beads on coloured string.

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Sewing on hessian material.

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lacing cards

My 3 year old using these lacing cards we were given as a gift. They come in a pack and vary in difficulty.

paper weaving

Paper weaving on a weaving frame.

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Montessori Sewing Book

I am only slowing going though this book, but there is lots of great sewing ideas in it.


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