Teach Your Kids to Sew This Spring Break
Do you or your kids know how to sew on a button or mend a ripped hem on your skirt?
Can they thread a needle?
Perhaps you always wanted to learn to embroider a gift?
Well, stop putting off learning this basic skill. Plan to learn to sew this Spring Break, Summer vacation or Winter Break. How about after school instead of mindless vegging out with video game?
Six years ago I taught my 11 year old grand daughter to sew so simple embroidery stitiches. She plans on being a surgeon one day. She has a head start on those stitching skills.
Have you always wanted to learn to embroider?
Here are a few suggestions where you can ask for resources for you local places to learn to sew:
- Fabric Store
- Michaels Crafts
- Church group
- You own grand mother
What shall I sew?
- rice pack
- place mat
- hem a shirt
- mend a hole in a sock
- Learn how to use a sewing machine
- Small kids can use large plastic needle on burlap. (Provided)
- Make a dinosaur shirt
- embroider a hankie for grandma
- poodle skirt
- Begin basic sewing skills witha lacing craft.