Valentine's Day lacing craftDLTK's Crafts for Kids
Heart Lacing Craft

Contributed by Leanne Guenther

Lacing projects are a great craft for preschoolers and kindergarten children to complete during Valentine's Day.  You can use the finished craft as a Valentine's Day card. 

Lacing gives a child fine motor skill practice and also let's them practice tying knots and bows (shoelaces!)

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heart lacing craftHeart:  lace with any type of stitch around the outside of the heart (running stitch or blanket stitch would both be nice).  Tie a bow at the bottom.  Red or pink wool or ribbon would be nice.

Heart Template


 

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