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« on: January 08, 2008 04:32:08 PM »

A lot of families in our homeschool group have decided to follow the same unit study this month. We're starting La Paz Home Learning's A Term at Hogwarts. We're having a graduation ceremony at the end of the month, with a feast! Until then, we'll be studying hard.

Of course, the first thing I had to do was to dork out and make mini Hogwarts scarves for my kids to wear. I made the little cards they attach to as well, I just culled some art from the net (they were reproduced a zillion times over at different sites, which I hope means no one will mind if I use them for my kids). The verse is taken from "The Sorcerer's Stone," it's modified from what the Sorting Hat says.



My kids sorted themselves, which surprised me. I thought I'd have to intervene!

I just thought this was fun and wanted to share. Smiley It's just 9 blocks of 3 rows of single crochet (3 stitches wide) to make each scarf, then the fringe. Oh, and I attached it to a regular safety pin. No big deal, but the kids thought it was great!


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« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2008 04:39:56 PM »

Very cute!  You are a hip mama Wink  My mom has been insisting that I need to make a Gryffindor scarf....maybe I'll just make a mini one
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« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2008 04:41:51 PM »

I made them all in about an hour. Then, I hid them from the kids so they wouldn't see them, and somehow lost them. So, I made them all again, in another hour or so. So, if you wanted to make a tiny one, it wouldn't take long!
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« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2008 04:51:45 PM »

Oh, and I attached it to a regular safety pin. No big deal, but the kids thought it was great!
Me too Tongue  These are so cute!
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« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2008 05:08:19 PM »

what a great idea, that sounds like fun!
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« Reply #5 on: January 08, 2008 05:32:28 PM »

That's a great theme, nice work.
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« Reply #6 on: January 08, 2008 06:22:04 PM »

Oh man! I'm bookmarking this for when my son gets into school. We're talking about homeschool and something like that would be PERFECT!
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« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2008 07:58:30 PM »

Those are so cute!
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« Reply #8 on: January 08, 2008 08:00:20 PM »

Oh my gosh those are so cute!! I love them. I want the Gryffindor one please lol.
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« Reply #9 on: January 09, 2008 08:29:38 AM »

Thanks everyone Smiley Your comments made me happy!

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