Diaper Babies

These sweet little diaper babies are adorable gifts and so easy your kids can help make them too. I will be making several to give to new parents in my program along with a bag of diapers. I would love to claim the idea but Pharma blog has a detailed post for creating these little people.

Making Diaper Babies

Your children can help by selecting socks and wash cloths; and they can help make them too. They will learn thoughtfulness, generosity, and can take pride in the gift they have made for a special person in their life.

Supplies needed:

  • baby washcloths
  • newborn socks
  • newborn disposable diapers (pampers were used here)
  • rubber bands
  • a fine point marker or Sharpie

First, roll up a diaper tightly and place a rubber band around the middle.

Fold the diaper into a triangle, pull the tip of the triangle up, and wrap the ends around the baby and tuck them in. Roll up the sock to create the hat:

Once the baby is cozy, draw eyes with the marker or pen. You could also glue on little google eyes.

Aren’t they adorable and so clever!

Have fun creating a gift and giving together!

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