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Simple knotted scarf kids can make

Handmade gifts are always the best ones, especially when they come from kids. All you need are scissors and fleece and your child can make a cozy scarf that’s perfect for anyone on your holiday gift list.


No-sew fleece scarf supplies

  • 1/3 yard fleece fabric
  • Scissors
  • Tape (optional)


1. Trim the fabric

No-sew fleece scarf step 1

Start by trimming off both ends of the fleece fabric.

2. Knot the end

No-sew fleece scarf step 2

Tie a knot in 1 end of the scarf, about 6 inches from the edge of the fabric.

3. Add fringe

No-sew fleece scarf step 3

Use your scissors to cut fringe from the end of the fabric up to the knot.

4. Cut the fleece

No-sew fleece scarf step 4

On the opposite side of the knot, cut the scarf into 3 equal strips of fabric.

5. Braid the scarf

No-so fleece scarf image 5

Braid the 3 strips of fleece by crossing the center strip over the right strip, then the center strip over the left strip. Repeat until you are approximately 6 inches away from the end of the fabric.

6. Finish the scarf

No-sew fleece scarf image 6

Tie another knot in the fabric, then cut more fringe on the end of the scarf. Now your easy fleece scarf is ready to wear.

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