Don't throw that away-strawberry baskets! You'll want them for Mother's Day!

Don't throw that away-strawberry baskets! You'll want them for Mother's Day!

If you get your berries from a local stand or farme's market, you just may be lucky enough to score some! There is much you can do with a strawberry basket. Here's how your kids can make a Mother's Day pendant or brooch! When they're done, wrap your giftie up in a brown paper bag decorated with your wee one's artwork and handiness and you are as good as gold! They're really beautiful and sure to put a smile on your/her face!

Ages:
6 - 9
Est. Time:
1-2 hours

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. green strawberry basket
  2. ribbon, lace and string scraps
  3. pom-pons, buttons, sequins, etc.
  4. pipe cleaners
  5. paper scraps
  6. sand paper
  7. glue
  8. glitter
  9. pin-backs if making brooches
  10. scissors