Apple Yo-Yo

Create this Apple Yo You and use it to create multitude of beautiful items. Make a pin or a bookmark for a favorite teacher. You can even glue a bunch of them on a barrette or a headband to give to your favorite little girl. Just a couple of ideas. This is a very versatile craft and can be used where ever your imagination takes you.

Materials:applestring

Scrap red material
Cardboard
Piece of brown felt
Two leaves or pieces of green felt cut like leaves
Needle and thread
Hot glue and gun

1. Cut a circle about 4 inches in diameter out of the red material.
2. Cut a circle about 2 ½ inches in diameter out of cardboard.
3. Using your thread and needle sew a straight stitch about the outside of the red material circle so it will be easily pulled into a yo-yo in the middle.
4. Place the cardboard piece in the center of red yo-yo and pull closed tight then knot closed.
5. Then hot glue on a tiny rectangle of brown felt for stem.
6. Finally, glue on your leaves.
7. You could add a magnet to the back, string them together in a decoration, or use them to accent other crafts you make.