DIY Cat In The Hat Socks {Silly Sock Day}

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The next two week’s at Jacob’s preschool will be filled with Dr. Seuss inspired activities. Tomorrow is “silly sock day” so I set out to make Cat In The Hat socks.

I grabbed a pair of white socks from his drawer, wrote “CAT” on one and “HAT” on the other, and cut pieces of ribbon to wrap around the tall white sock. I used Glue Dots to stick the two sides of the ribbon together.

Here’s what I ended up with:

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  1. Very simple, yet VERY COOL!

    If you are interested, stop by my blog, Happy Birthday Author. I would love for you to post a link to this activity on my Dr. Seuss Birthday Linky.

  2. My girls each wore one striped and one polka dot sock. The boys decided not to participate today. Tomorrow the wear thier favorite ‘place’
    t-shirt then its hat day and all green day and friday is pajamas to school day.
    I found tall felt hats in the dollar bin at target – they were meant for st patricks day but the shamrocks etc came off easily and we have cat in the hat type hats for all of them wirhin budget

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