Monday, December 15, 2014

Button Rings!

easy button ring craft for kids 
Do you have buttons lying around your house? Button rings are a great craft to make with the kids for themselves, for the dress-up box, or for Christmas presents!
For full directions, follow this link: http://www.pinkstripeysocks.com/2014/10/button-pipe-cleaner-rings-kids-craft.html


Monday, December 8, 2014

Dried Orange Peel and Pinecone Decor!

  It's lovely to have some unique decorations as the holidays are fast approaching! Not only can these be decorations for your abode, but they could also be used as gifts. The garland can be made as a mobile for a lovely gift!

Full directions are just a click away: http://www.krokotak.com/2014/07/dried-orange-peel-decor/

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Fold-A-Fir!

Decorating for Christmas? These little origami trees have a lot of steps, but the pictures following each step makes it easy to create lots of them in any size you like! Make one or many for decorating windowsills, desktops, and more!

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Click the link for full instructions on how to make your own! : http://krokotak.com/2013/11/fold-a-fir-tree/

Monday, November 24, 2014

3D Snowman


Has it snowed where you live yet? It’s getting pretty cold! If there happens to be no snow or if it’s way too cold to go outside you can make a really “cool” snowman inside the house. To make this snowman you have to cut out lots of circles and then attach them in a special way that makes the snowman 3D! 
Click the link for the full tutorial: http://savedbylovecreations.com/2011/12/3d-snowman-framed-art.html

  Christmas Paper Decorations

Monday, November 17, 2014

Lego Stamped Indian Corn



Do you have some Lego sets that are broken and missing pieces? You can use those extra pieces you now have as stamps! How about some Indian corn? You know those ears of corn with colorful kernels that people use for fall decorations? 
Follow the link for a tutorial on how to make festive Indian corn stamped with Legos!: http://www.craftymorning.com/lego-stamped-indian-corn-craft-kids/


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Thursday, November 13, 2014

Colorful Turkey Glove



Fruit Loop glove turkeyHere is a fun way to make a turkey out of the shape of a hand without having to put messy paint all over your fingers. All you need is a clear rubber glove, some cereal, and just a few other things. Yes, you use cereal! 

You can eat this turkey once you finish (or during) the craft! Click the link to see how to make one!:  http://momitforward.com/colorful-glove-turkey


Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Pipe Cleaner Chameleon


0206_kids_pipechamelon.jpgHave you ever wanted a pet lizard but nobody will let you get one? You can make a really snazzy looking chameleon out of pipe cleaners and your parents will love this one! It can’t get out of it’s cage, make a mess, and hide under the couch! Plus, this one does not eat bugs!!   

Even though this chameleon can’t change awesome colors, it still would look cool in your room hanging onto a picture frame or on a stick on your windowsill. Click the link for a full tutorial on how to make your own Pipe Cleaner Chameleon: