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Making Splash Balls

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Splash balls are easy to make pools toys that will keep your kids occupied for hours. This is a guide about making splash balls.
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June 11, 2013

Our kids really wanted to have a water fight today. They really wanted me to buy some splash balls at the store, but they were $2.99 each. Instead I purchased a few packages of sponges and some twine. I was able to make 6 small balls and 1 large one for under $8!

Total Time: 20 minutes

Supplies:

  • sponges
  • cotton string
  • scissors
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Steps:

  1. Cut two sponges in half, the long way.
  2. Then cut them in half again. Now you have 8 long strips.
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  4. Cut a length of string and stack the strips, with the string laying underneath them.
  5. Bring the ends of the string up and tie them tightly around the sponge strips.
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  7. Now bring the ends of string around to the other side of the ball and tie it again. I tied mine 3 times. Cut off any extra string.
  8. Drop the splash balls into a bucket of water. Grab one and soak your opponent!
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Our kids really wanted to have a water fight today. They really wanted me to buy some splash balls at the store, but they were $2.99 each. Instead I purchased a few packages of sponges and some twine.

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I was able to make 6 small balls and 1 large one for under $8! View the full project here: Sponge Splash Balls

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