Mermaids` Makings

Bean Bags Toss Game

Today we played a Bean Bags Toss Game.. well it`s actually a Rice Tights Toss Game :D

I have been thinking of making bean bags for a while but sewing is not my strongest point.. but today, sorting out my daughter’s tights she had grown out of, I came up with this- cut about 20cm strips from the tights, make a knot, add some beans, rice, lentils or whatever you prefer, make another knot.. and that`s it.

For the tossing game we used the rings from a game we had made earlier this year – throwing the bags in from a distance into whichever ring you prefer.

Have fun!


Linked to “Craft Schooling Sunday”

4 comments on “Bean Bags Toss Game

  1. mermaid
    September 23, 2011

    Thank you Brooke!
    Homemade is always fun, isn`t it!

  2. Brooke
    September 21, 2011

    This is great! I love how everything is homemade and so fun!

  3. creativejewishmom/sara
    September 19, 2011

    Hi Linda, GREAT to see you on Craft schooling Sunday, and your bean bag project is brilliant! A fun little something to whip up together with the kids! hope we’ll see you again soon!

    • mermaid
      September 19, 2011

      Thanks, Sara, for cheering me up with your lovely comment on this lonely Monday night :)

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