Things to Make

Check out these fab kids craft ideas for things to make and keep – or give to someone special!

Snappy Crab Hat

This snappy crab headband makes a great Under The Sea dress up costume. We sewed felt to make ours but you could use paper and staples ...

African Masks

African masks were traditionally made for rituals and ceremonies. They are often carved from wood, painted with ochre or other natural ...

Fizzing Bottle Boats

These fizzing bottle boats may not break any speed records but are fun to make and play with. Older kids can enjoy learning about ...

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Papier Mache Witch’s Cauldron

Every witch needs her own cauldron. Here’s how to make your own paper mache little witch’s cauldron for Halloween. ...

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Cardboard Crocodile Costume

Here’s how to make a crocodile costume from a cardboard box and egg carton. It’s ideal for an animal dress up party, an ...

Paper Plate Clock

Learning to tell the time is so tricky. Have fun learning to tell the time by making your own paper plate clock. The Popsicle stick ...

Sand Cast Plaster Footprints and Fossils

Making things with plaster of Paris is surprisingly easy and not as messy as you might think. At just a few dollars for a big bag, ...

Rainbow Party Bags

I always like getting my kids involved in the preparations for a birthday party. These party bags are cheap and easy to make. They are ...

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Ice Cream Seller Hat

Create an easy ice cream seller’s hat and have fun making a pretend ice cream shop in the garden. Kids will love serving real ice ...

How to Make an Easy Superhero Costume

Here’s an easy guide on how to make a superhero costume.  Perfect for imaginative play, as a party costume or for dressing up and ...

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No Sew Superhero Mask

Here’s how to make an easy superhero mask from felt – no sewing required! If you’re looking to make a full superhero ...

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Make A Dolls House Supermarket

Here’s a fun project to create your own doll’s grocery store. It’s better suited for older children to make, but ...

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