Finger-knit Truffula Tree Bookmarks: Nifty Gifties!


A nifty gifty for little fingers to create.

Little Hippie loves these. She has made at least 50 of them over the past couple of weeks (sorry friends and family – I should’ve put a spoiler alert on this post. Please act surprised when you open yours). We followed the tutorial almost completely – I used a toilet paper tube to wrap around (lengthwise) for the tree tops instead of using fingers to measure the distance. This gave us longer branches on the trees, as well as a slightly more uniform product. Otherwise, we just let the schooltube video teach us how to finger-knit and started cranking out these cute bookmarks. Once kids learn how to do it, these take less than 10 minutes per bookmark.


One thought on “Finger-knit Truffula Tree Bookmarks: Nifty Gifties!

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