It’s almost Christmas and no one gets more excited to this season than kids! It’s the perfect time to get crafty with our little ones, too! And there’s no better gift quite as thoughtful from kids than something that’s homemade.
So here’s 20
1. Snowman Keepsake Hand Print Ball Ornament
Here’s a cute keepsake and gift that little ones can make. These ball ornaments look perfect on your Christmas trees, too! For directions, click here.
2. DIY Dainty Flower Vase
Simple yet attractive. Kids will enjoy making this easy DIY gift idea. See the tutorial here.
These glass vases are my favorite for this project.
3. Pretty Pinwheel Necklace
Have your girl paint a design on it for a fashionable new pendant. This is a two necklaces-in-one gift idea. Just turn it around whichever suits your mood. Fantastic! See the how-to here.
4. DIY Fun Crayons
Got broken or unused crayons hanging around the art table? Consider remaking them into multicolored crayons in fun shapes! See the tutorial here.
5. Artful Magnets
Kids’ drawings can be turned into adorable magnets and make a perfect gift idea which can be used all-year round! See the tutorial here.
6. Wooden Beaded Necklace
Let your little one paint the beads with vibrant colors however they like. See the tutorial here.
7. Colorful Tray
Breakfast in bed will be a lot more special on this colorful tray by your little ones, right? Learn how to make one here.
8. Bookmark Love
Show off and enhance your kids’ drawing skills with these adorable embroidered portrait bookmarks. See the directions here.
9. Patchwork Notebook
Jazz up your plain notebook with your kids’ help using some adorable patches of patterned paper! Kids will find the different patterns truly exciting! Get the tutorial here.
10. Block Printing Art
This is a fantastic gift idea for artsy families! The kids will be proud to have this framed on your wall, too! Get the directions here.
11. DIY Wool Felt Ball Coasters
Kids will be fascinated by these fun wool felt balls and will love to put them on the coasters. See the tutorial here.
I love this project! These little felt balls are the cutest things I’ve ever seen!
12. Picture Frame Ornaments
Here’s a simple paper craft that kids can make as a holiday gift. See how simple to make one here.
13. DIY Oreo Pops
They’re irresistibly yummy and sooo much fun to make! Your little ones will enjoy making these cute sweet treats (while gobbling some, of course!) Get the recipe here.
14. Toilet Paper Roll Christmas Crafts
Who would have thought toilet paper rolls can turn into these super cute Christmas crafts?! Kids will totally have a blast making these crafts.
15. Christmas Mice
These colorful Christmas mice are simple to make with easy-to-find materials! See the instructions here.
16. Reindeer Thumbprint Ornaments
Here’s another adorable DIY Christmas ornament that’s easy to make. With little work done, you and your kids will be able to finish this in no time. See the tutorial here.
17. Frosted Candle Holders
Make frosted-looking candle holders with your little ones that only takes 5 minutes from start to finish! Get the tutorial here.
18. Pounded Flower Bookmarks
Little girls will find this DIY gift idea so much fun to make. It’s also a great way to explore nature and colors! See how to make here.
Flower pressing is actually a great craft all its own. Here’s an awesome beginner kit you can get for you and your kids!
19. Cute Angry Bird Pom-Poms
Let your kids create these cute little angry bird yarn poms and make them crash down the tower of greedy little pigs. Sooo adorable! Get the tutorial here.
20. Page Corner Bookmarks
Page corner bookmarks are not only practical, they’re also super charming! Kids will love the toothy monster vibe (and maybe find them quiet funny, too!). They’re so easy to make that kids can create a couple in a less than an hour. Check it out here.
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