Fabric and Yarn

A collection of our kids’ fabric, yarn, and sewing projects

These adorable bean bag DIY gnome softies are a simple project for sewing beginners - a fun craft for kids and the cutest gifts for woodland forest play! | from barley & birch

Make: DIY Bean Bag Gnome Softies

I was walking the dog last night when a couple of dry, yellowed leaves twirled down to the ground around me and I could almost smell autumn in the air. School starts in a couple of weeks, bringing summer to…

A beautiful and easy mini rainbow pillow kids can make on their own using chalk pastels.

Make: DIY No-Smudge Chalk Pastel Rainbow Pillow

Our spring season is filled with days to celebrate and occasions for gift-giving. From St. Patrick’s Day to birthdays to Mother’s Day, I’m always trying to think up ideas for small but special handmade gifts the kids I work with…

Make a beautiful set of melted crayon butterflies inspired by our friend Shannon at Oh Creative Day!

Make: Melted Crayon Butterflies for Kids

Is there anything so glorious as seeing the first butterfly of the season flutter by? We’ve been keeping our eyes peeled as the weather warms, but haven’t spotted our first, so we made our own colorful kaleidoscope (the actual name…