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Summer Craft Series: Water Sponge Toys

Today our Summer Craft Series takes us someplace splashy. Marie from Make and Takes shows how to make Water Sponge Toys.
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Today our Summer Craft Series takes us someplace splashy. Marie from Make and Takes shows how to make Water Sponge Toys - who knew sponges and zip ties could be so much fun.

I’ve posted the how-to for these fun Water Sponge Toys before, but I thought I’d make a video to show just how easy they are to make. They’re the perfect summertime toy, helping the kids make a splash this summer!

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Here’s the how-to video for Wet Water Sponges:

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What fun things are you doing to help stay cool this summer?

Update: For another option of sponges to craft with, here are Scotch Brite’s Greener Clean sponges.

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Come back each Tuesday for a craft-centric post to keep you elbow deep in DIY fun this summer.

Think you need to run to the craft store every time you want to cook up something crafty? Not so. Visit Make and Takes for great ideas to keep you busy all summer long. You can also see Marie at EVO Conference this summer - she’ll be teaching during the EVO Craft Workshop.

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