Sew an Apple Fall Craft

Here’s a fun apple craft where you get to “sew” an apple together.

This craft is awesome for practicing fine motor skills — which will help with handwriting down the line.

Be sure to check out our other fun family-friendly kid activities and crafts!

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Fall Apple Craft with Fine Motor Skills Practice

One of my favorite things about fall are all of the apples!

We go apple picking and bring home bags and bags of delicious, crunchy apples. They never last long because we just devour them.

Adorable Books about Apples

When you’re done playing, enjoy these children’s books about apples with your little one.

Apple Picking Day! (Step into Reading)Apple Picking Day! (Step into Reading)Apples (New & Updated Edition)Apples (New & Updated Edition)Ten Apples Up On Top!Ten Apples Up On Top!Bad Apple: A Tale of FriendshipBad Apple: A Tale of Friendship


Or enjoy these children’s board books about apples and pumpkins. It’s the perfect way to keep the learning going during your story time!

Sew an Apple Fall Craft

What You’ll Need:


 Directions for Apple Fall Craft:

Step 1: Placing two pieces of red construction paper together, cut out the shape of your apple

Step 2: Using the green construction paper, cut out the shape of a leaf and punch in one hole at the stem

Step 3: Keep the apple shapes together and punch holes around the apple

apple top

Step 4: Using your yarn, “sew” the two pieces together

Step 5: Match up the leaf hole to the apple and sew it into the project

Step 6: Stuff the apple before sewing it closed


Right now the apple craft is living in my jade plant.

Not what I had intended, but my boys think it’s perfect there.


More Apple Crafts for Kids

Unleash creativity with Apple Crafts for Kids, turning this yummy fruit into fun and imaginative masterpieces.


  1. Cat @ TOTS says:

    My kids would really enjoy this. My 5 year old has slightly delayed fine motor skills, so it would be great for him especially!

  2. This is such a cute craft and I love that it encourages fine motor skills!

  3. This is a great thing to do with your kids, or in my case, my neice and nephew. Thanks.

  4. Elisebet F says:

    Hahah, kids are so funny! This is really cute…I’m not sure my son’s skilled enough yet to make this craft, but he does like to thread things, so maybe…

  5. Kathleen Kennedy-Leon says:

    what a perfect fall craft!! love the easy directions–thanks 🙂

  6. Sweet craft idea:)

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  7. this is a great idea for kids to learn the skill. I will put this on my list to do with my kids 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

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  9. Sherry Compton says:

    We used to go apple picking when my kids were little. This would be a great craft to share with my grandkids. They don’t get to pick apples, but this would be a fun fall activity.

  10. This is adorable! I have to try this with the kids, thanks for sharing!

  11. this will be fun to do with the kids. Enjoy Fall and cheers from jakarta

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