Easy & Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers

When you turn on upbeat music, does your toddler love to groove to its rhythm? I always wonder where my little girl learnt her moves.

I like to encourage her to dance her heart out to her favorite music. It doesn't even matter if the music is Wheels on the Bus. Dancing keeps my little one physically active, and improves her range of motion, flexibility and coordination!

To encourage her to dance more, I made a

Easy No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers!

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

Under 5 mins, with supplies that are easy to find around the house! Now my baby girl can have ribbons and sashes flowing around her as she prances around the house.

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

These ribbon wands are great for imaginary play too! Young children may imagine themselves as little wizards or witches, casting magical spells!

How to Make an Easy No Sew Ribbon Wand

You will need:

  • One wide straw preferably transparent (you can get one from boba/bubble shops easily)
  • Ribbon in various colors, trimmed to the same length
  • Clear tape

Steps:

  • Hold the ribbons together and twist them to fit through the straw
  • Adjust the ribbons such that one end of the straw has a long length of ribbons while the other a short length
  • Stick the short length of ribbons to the side of the straw with clear tape

And your ribbon wand is done!

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

The length of the ribbon wand is a personal preference, so are the colors used. You can be creative and make the ribbon wands with a variety of ribbon textures! It's great sensory play for little ones.

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

If you're like me who hoards a ribbon stash from opening presents, this is a great project to use them all!

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

Creative Uses for these Ribbon Wands

  • Cheerleading
  • Pretend sparklers for firework nights
  • For flower girls to wave around prettily at a wedding (instead of throwing confetti)
  • Birthday celebrations
  • A homemade gift for a little girl who loves to dance. Include a tutu and it'll make the perfect outfit!

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

Best Ribbon Wands for Children

I hope this is a fun art and craft activity for your little one! Share your experience with me via Instagram Direct Chat at @miraculove_sg or Facebook Group.

Easy Adorable No Sew Ribbon Wand for Toddlers with just a few simple crafting supplies

Hi! I am Yunnie. I am the newly minted mama to a little baby girl and a mum friend to everyone on this special (and many times scary) journey of motherhood. Also a graduated bride with a penchant for weddings.

Hi! We are Yunnie & Limin and we used to design customised wedding invitations in Singapore. If you’re here for that, thank you but we no longer design and are sorry that we can’t be a part of your special day. But we welcome you to hang around if you have little people in your life whom you interact and play with. Miraculove is now an education website for caregivers to be inspired by our heart and handmade play ideas, so everyone can make learning fun and stimulating for babies and toddlers.