How to Make a Wash Cloth Bunny

Last updated: January 9, 2018
 This post was originally published on March 4, 2017

How to Make a Wash Cloth Bunny

Welcome to Smart School House! In celebration of all things spring and Easter, today I’m going to show you how to make a Wash Cloth Bunny! These are also known as boo boo bunnies and you can put ice cubes in them to help soothe a child’s boo boo (so cute!). They are easy, quick, and inexpensive to make.

How to make a Wash Cloth Bunny - great for Easter! They are also called boo boo bunnies and you can put ice cubes in them to help soothe boo boos!

To make a wash cloth bunny or a boo boo bunny, you will need the following supplies:
I got everything for Walmart

  • Wash cloth (any size, they just need to be square in shape)
  • Hair tie or rubber band
  • Ribbon
  • Optional: googly eyes, and pom poms for the tail & nose
  • Glue or hot glue (if you want to attach eyes, tail, and nose)

How to make Wash Cloth Bunnies - great for Easter! They are also called boo boo bunnies and you can put ice cubes in them to help soothe boo boos!

Since spring is approaching, Walmart had cute pastel colored wash cloths for just about a dollar each. So perfect! Consider checking the dollar store too.

Watch how to make a Wash Cloth Bunny:

How to Make a Bunny with a Wash Cloth

  1. Place the wash cloth in a diamond shape in front of you. Tightly roll up one corner to the center
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  2. Roll the opposite corner up to the center
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  3. Make sure the creases meet evenly. Place an ice cube in the center of this crease if you’re making a boo boo bunny:
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  4. Bend the rolled up wash cloth in half and then place one “ear” in front of the other
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  5. Gather the front of the wash cloth tightly and wrap a hair tie or rubber band around it. This forms the bunny’s face. 
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  6. Wrap ribbon around the hair tie or rubber band to conceal it. Add a cotton bunny tail with a pom pom
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!
  7. Glue on the eyes and nose (I use hot glue)
    How to make wash cloth bunnies. Also called boo boo bunnies. Good baby shower idea too!

In a matter of minutes you’ve created an ADORABLE wash cloth bunny!

How to make Wash Cloth Bunnies - great for Easter! They are also called boo boo bunnies and you can put ice cubes in them to help soothe boo boos!

Give them as gifts, decorate them, or play with them during spring. 

How to make Wash Cloth Bunnies - great for Easter! They are also called boo boo bunnies and you can put ice cubes in them to help soothe boo boos! Good baby shower idea too.

How to Make a Wash Cloth Bunny

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How to Make a Wash Cloth Bunny

You Will Need

  • Wash cloth (any size, they just need to be square in shape)
  • Hair tie or rubber band
  • Ribbon
  • Optional: googly eyes, and pom poms for the tail & nose
  • Glue or hot glue (if you want to attach eyes, tail, and nose)

Directions

  1. Place the wash cloth in a diamond shape in front of you. Tightly roll up one corner to the center
  2. Roll the opposite corner up to the center.
  3. Make sure the creases meet evenly. Place an ice cube in the center of this crease if you’re making a boo boo bunny.
  4. Bend the rolled up wash cloth in half and then place one “ear” in front of the other.
  5. Gather the front of the wash cloth tightly and wrap a hair tie or rubber band around it. This forms the bunny’s face.
  6. Wrap ribbon around the hair tie or rubber band to conceal it. Add a cotton bunny tail with a pom pom.
  7. Glue on the eyes and nose (I use hot glue).

Here are some other spring and Easter ideas we know that you will love!

Bunny Lollipops

Bunny Lollipops made with safety pops. The handles are the ears! Adorable bunny butt lollipops.

 Glow in the Dark Easter Eggs

Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt - This is a fun idea for an Easter egg hunt! Use DIY glow in the dark eggs and put them out in the dark for kids on Easter!

Ice Cream Cone Seedlings

Ice Cream Cone Seedling Garden - start seeds in ice cream cones and then plant them when they're ready. Perfectly biodegradable!





7 thoughts on “How to Make a Wash Cloth Bunny”

  1. I’m going to make these for my daughter’s Easter baskets this year. I’m always looking for non-candy options to put in there that don’t cost a fortune! They eat enough candy….right?!? Eeekk. Even I (not to crafty here) can make these and I like how I can buy everything cheaply either at Walmart or a dollar stores, places I shop anyhow =)

  2. Hello,
    I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE your “wash cloth Easter bunnies”, however, I am having a heck of a time trying to find the wash cloths. Any help would be so much appreciated.
    Thank you again for the tutorial,
    Lisa

    1. Hi looking for wash clothes cheap n comes in colors you can find them at the dollar store chech n look around them .99 stores you will find them. Sher

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