Posts Tagged ‘gifts for children’

Handmade Gift Ideas: Creative Gift Wrapping

For our final gift idea of the year, we’re going to show you how to wrap all the amazing things you’ve made and purchased for those on your list! In our Craftster Quickies video, kittykill will show you how to wrap a variety of gifts with reusable and recycled materials such as fabric, paper bags [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Felt Flower Bobby Pins

Need one more small last minute item? Why not make these adorable hair clips? Even with some left over felt scraps and buttons you can make lovely little felt flower bobby pins to use as stocking stuffers or even to decorate another wrapped present! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=353181.0 For more great [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Amigurumi Bunnies

Ready to make the most adorable stocking stuffers ever? These little amigurumi bunnies would make anyone smile! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=346637.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children Gifts for Crafters Gifts for Men Gifts for Teens Gifts [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Kitty Ears Hat

You won’t believe how easy it is to make this adorable kitty hat! Even a beginning seamstress can get this cute hat made quickly, leaving time to get all those other things on the to-do list done! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=136109.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Sock Monkey

Got some little monkeys on your list? Instead of running out and buying the doll that the latest craze, why not make them a classic sock monkey? You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=382493.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Tetris Silverware

With just a bit of polymer clay and some paint, you can make this awesome Tetris silverware! Not a Tetris fan? Get creative and make your own fun utensils to suit the interests of those on your list. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=145468.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Altered Jigsaw Puzzle

Puzzles can make good gifts for anyone on your list, but custom jigsaw puzzles make GREAT gifts! Phizzychick teaches you, start to finish, how to customize a beautiful wooden jigsaw puzzle. These one of a kind puzzles not only make wonderful gifts, but they’re an easy way to use all sorts of random bits and [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Homemade Watercolor Paints

Encourage your kid’s creativity with a home made watercolor paint set! Just a few simple ingredients and you’re on your way! Pair with a few brushes and a pad of paper for a wonderful gift set. You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=308064.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Fabric Slippers

Keep your loved ones warm and toasty with these wonderful slippers! Scale them up or down to fit anyone on your list You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=323205.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children Gifts for Crafters Gifts for [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: I Spy Bags

The little ones on your list will have lots of fun with these I Spy bags! I bet their parents will appreciate it too! You can see the full tutorial here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=261769.0 For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas. Gifts for Children Gifts for Crafters [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Crochet Toddler Hat Pattern

This super cute slouchy hat pattern will keep the wee ones in your life warm this holiday season. You could even fill it full of little goodies, pull up the sides and bundle it with ribbon as reusable gift wrap! For more great gift ideas, check out our specific gift guides or our full list [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: How To Make An “I Spy” Bag

Here’s a great way to keep kids entertained while traveling: an I Spy bag of their very own. Fill the bag with little toys, buttons, coins…you name it! Choose a fabric and trinkets that reflect the personality of the recipient. Kids will love looking for the items. lil_abi added a card to hers that lists [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: How To Make A Hooded Towel

Make bathtime fun with these quick and easy hooded towels! Lady Llanalla made this one into a yellow ducky for her daughter. Use your imagination, and you could make just about any animal. Wouldn’t a puppy with floppy ears be adorable? Click here to visit Craftster and see more photos of this adorable towel. PREVIOUS [...]

Handmade Gift Ideas: How To Make A Stenciled T

It’s easy to make stenciled tshirts using freezer paper, which is available in almost any grocery store. Once you choose your image, all you have to do is cut out the paper, iron it on to the shirt, and paint with fabric paints or acrylics. Easy directions are found on the box! The great thing [...]

Handmade Holiday Gifts for Kids

Continuing our theme of handmade holiday gift guides, we have selected one project from each of our boards that we think would be an awesome gift for kids! Did you know that we have special boards for sewing for kids and toy, dolls, and playthings? Tons of great ideas can be found on these and [...]