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Easy DIY @ Home Tie Blankets

DURATION

30-60 Minutes

WHERE

In the comfort of your own home at your kitchen table or living room floor!  Put on your fav Netflix show and tie away!

WHEN

Throughout the year

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Some adult help may be required. 

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Warm, cozy and colorful blankets help keep our community warm, protected and feel loved.  

DESCRIPTION

Help us lift the spirits of those in need and create a society in which all people flourish. By crafting easy-to-make tie blankets for our community of friends, you will help people in San Francisco facing poverty and homelessness experience a little  more warmth and comfort.


ITEMS NEEDED

  1. Two 2.5 yards of fleece
  2. Scissors

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Adults, this activity might need your help to purchase fabric, measure fabric and help cut!  This is a fun activity to do together!


NEXT STEPS

Watch this clip on how to make a DIY tie blanket.  Then check out the list of needed supplies, organize your supplies and then check out the step-by-step instructions!


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Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.

1. Lay the fabric on top of each other
2. Cut out 4 inch squares at every corner
3. Cut 4 inches down about ever 1.5 inches (kind of like a fringe)
4. Tie your knots!
5. Repeat on each side until complete
6. Email Steven Rolon to coordinate shipment or a future drop off at our offices in San Francisco!

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