Latest news, food, business, travel, sport, Tips and Tricks...

Easter Craft: Shoelace Bunnies

Shoelace Bunnies

Total Time Needed: 1 Hour

Kids can hop down the bunny trail in style wearing these shoelace rabbits.

Materials

  • Craft foam in two colors
  • Pencil
  • Decorative-edge scissors
  • Regular scissors
  • Craft glue
  • Googly eyes
  • Jingle bells
  • Pom-poms

Instructions

1. On the craft foam, draw the shape of a bunny's face with a light pencil line. It should be about 3 inches wide and 5 inches high.

2. Cut it out using decorative-edge scissors.

3. Trace and cut out a second, matching face.

4. On each face, glue on a pair of googly eyes.

Shoelace Bunnies step 5

5. From a contrasting color of craft foam, cut out two shapes for the insides of the ears and glue them in place.

Shoelace Bunnies step 5

6. In the middle of each face, use regular scissors to cut two slits large enough to accommodate your child's shoelace.

7. Thread a jingle bell into the center of each lace, then through the slits so the ends come out the back of the bunny's head.

8. To make the cheeks, glue on the pom-poms just below the jingle bell nose.

9. Thread the laces into your child's shoes and tie into a bow.