I was cleaning out some photo files on my PC and came across this project that never got blogged. One bored day last summer the boys and I made some stuffed bunnies out of old socks. They were feeling bored I was feeling crafty …. drum roll please….
We took old socks, drew out some ears (I do believe I used a you tube tutorial to show the kids the idea of it but 6 mths later have no idea who to credit) I did the ear part for them on the machine.
It was really cute watching them choose what sock would make the best bunnie for them. E chose a really fuzzy sock, it ended up being really stretchy too. K liked the maple leaf sock, he had learned all about our flag in kindergarten.
They had a good time and stuffed more stuffing then I ever thought possible into the socks.
Such busy little hands 🙂
The boys enjoyed making the choices of what buttons for eyes, and how big to make the arms and where to place them.
They liked watching the bunnies come to life with they work of their own hands. They did most of the sewing up at the bottom, I hardly had to help.
After we were done the boys made homes for them out of shoe boxes. The bunnies still live in them, and E puts treasures that he finds in with his bunnie.