I thought we'd just do a braided coaster, to give my kids the concept. But they loved it and continued on their own. Remember the rule of thumb when choosing motions for kids to do while learning: mindless and repetitive. Braided Rag Rug Tutorial. Made from old t-shirts.
I have to admit, I’ve knit this hat countless times, but I don’t have one for myself. Without fail, every time I finish one, a friend or family member will try it on and I exclaim how good it looks on them and gift it. This is my most recent version. I wore it exactly once before it was stolen off my head and immediately given away. They’re just so easy to make, I’m always telling myself I’ll make a new one to keep!