INSIDE: How to make super easy and cute troll-inspired flip flops for kids. Fun mesh fabric craft for kids to make this summer.
I think we all need to live like trolls. Now before you quickly close the window and think I’m totally loony, what I mean is this: trolls are colorful, full of wonder and always optimistic. Gawd knows I strive for this daily!
So when my daughter asked for a trolls-themed birthday party, complete with a showing of the Disney Trolls movie, we immediately got to making a slew of colorful rainbow troll-ish crafts, like this easy and cute troll hair flip flops.
Three fast steps later, you too can live like a troll!
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Easy and Cute Troll Inspired Flip Flops
This is a great and easy activity for older kids, especially if you prep the mesh fabric by cutting them into strips ahead of time. Get the kids set up with the supplies as you slowly back out of the room!
how to make cute mesh troll flip flops for kids
Wrap each mesh strip around the top of the flip flop. You can either knot each strip OR fold the strip in half and weave the ends through the center loop. I think kids find it easier to simply make a knot.
Continue adding mesh strips until you fill up the top half of the flip flop straps. Gather all the strips together and wrap them with a ribbon tie, like you would a pony tail. Trim the mesh fabric, if needed.
make troll hair flip flops in 3 quick steps
If you kids love the movie Trolls, they will definitely love making these Poppy-inspired flip flops. Or, just make the flip flops for a colorful pop of summer fun!
We all need more color, wonder and lots (and lots) of optimism in our lives. Like a troll!
Trolls movie birthday party activity for kids
If you come to our house for a birthday party, you will go home with a craft …or two or three! Here are the birthday kiddos busy making their own trolls hair flip flops!
Have a colorful and wondrous summer!
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