Nicole™ Crafts Patriotic Potholder

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by Jenny Walsh, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Patriotic Potholder

Show your patriotic spirit with this simple woven decoration. Weaving with a loom and crafting loops is a great beginner project for any child to learn how to follow a pattern to create something to be proud of!

Project Details

  • Level:easy
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Weave a potholder per instructions on loom box, alternating Red, White and Blue loops in both directions.
  • 2
    Follow loom box instructions to finish off edges in laced-edge style.
  • 3
    Cut six White loops to form long strands. Tie them, evenly-spaced, along bottom edge of potholder.
  • 4
    Thread six pony beads, alternating Red, White and Blue, onto the bottom of each strand. Tie knots to secure beads.
  • 5
    Cut one more White loop to form strand. Place two each of Red, White and Blue loops together and tie white strand around center. Cut ends of loops to form individual strands.
  • 6
    Thread ends of center white strand through center of potholder and tie knot in back.
  • 7
    Thread White loop through top center of potholder to form hanger.

Project Details

  • Level:easy
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plastic Weaving Loom and Hook 104263279
  • Wool Novelty Company Cotton Blend Weaving Loops 5 oz. Assorted 104260903
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pony Beads 9mm Red/White/Blue 1 000 pcs. 104240828