Best Lacing and Beading for Kids
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Creative activities like lacing and beading are great for children who are still developing their skills and are still learning about the world around them. These activities provide simple challenges but in a fun and exciting way.
Lacing is a great activity for those who want to learn about patterns while beading is a skill that will help students learn hand-eye coordination. Both of these activities can be done at home or school. They’re inexpensive and widely available too!
Getting into lacing and beading can be a bit challenging especially for children who are beginners. But as they learn how to lace and bead, the whole activity can be entertaining and will give them a sense of accomplishment at the end of every project.
Let’s take a look at the best lacing and beading kits and sets for kids.
Bigjigs Bead Box Garden
Open the garden themed Bigjigs bead box and you'll discover a wonderful assortment of wooden beads and laces to help your little ones make endless creations. This colorful set contains garden-themed beads, laces and strings. The fun never stops when imagination is king! Perfect set for arts and craft projects that involve lacing and beading.
Grimms Small Sorting Helper 6 Pieces
Keep your child’s beads and laces in place with Grimms Small Sorting Helper. The sorting helper helps sort and keep all the colours organised. This wooden sorting helper is made from responsibly sourced wooden materials like lime wood and finished with non-toxic water based dyes and colour stains.
Each container is colored differently which makes sorting more fun and exciting. Sorting activities gradually develops children's cognitive skills. It helps them to perceive shapes and patterns, which in turn prepares them for more advanced and complex subjects and concepts when they start attending school. A huge plus about sorting activities is they also help develop motor skills and hand-eye coordination.
Djeco Butterflies Wooden Beads
Djeco Butterflies Wooden Beads is a fantastic lacing and beading starter set for kids. It comes with an assortment of 400+ beads in various shapes like squares and butterflies.
The holes in the beads are big enough to make threading and lacing easy for your little one. Perfect for butterfly-themed jewellery making or any start arts and crafts projects.
Grimms Coloured Beads
Grimms coloured comes in their signature vibrant rainbow colours. Lacing and threading strings and laces through the wooden beads is made easy by the ample sized hole. Great beads for jewellery making, DIY projects and arts and crafts. These beads can be used as small toys for counting, basic maths and sorting. Made from maple wood and painted with non toxic dyes.
Tidlo Nature Lacing Beads
Tidlo Nature Lacing Beads is guaranteed to bring joy to little children, not only those who are fascinated with insects but also those who are showing interest in nature in general. This set comes with nature themed beads in the shape of insects, flowers and leaves.
Each bead is chunky enough for your little one’s small hands. Lacing and beading are great activities for refining hand eye coordination, fine motor skills, dexterity and fantastic for inspiring imagination and creativity.
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