Tuesday, September 18, 2012

50 Homemade Gifts for Kids

Based on the attention my last year's post, Homemade Gifts for Kids Inspirations, has been receiving, I am thinking there must be a lot of you out there thinking about the holidays already!  I am determined to make homemade gifts for my children this year.  So, if you are like me, you are searching for those perfect ideas that will bring a smile to their faces Christmas morning.  Here are some of the amazing ideas I've found.  I hope you find something that inspires you here too!

DIY Art Kit
at Every Day is a Holiday

Baby Animal Hat Tutorial (with free pattern)
at Moth & Sparrow

bean bag toss game
Bean Bag Toss Game
at Make Baby Stuff

Cozy Coupe Makeover
at Pink & Green Mama

DIY Play Workbench
at McBabyBump

DIY Dollhouse Decorating and More
at Red Ted Art

Regina the Rabbit Tutorial
at The Handmade Home

How to Make a Beautiful Kite
at Red Ted Art

Surprise Snowballs
at Speckled Egg

DIY Play Dough Kit
at Probably Actually

How to Make Play Make-Up
at Not So Idle Hands

Homemade Fairy House
at Pink & Green Mama

House in our Hallway
at ikatbag

Finger Puppet Kit
at The Craft Nest

DIY Chalkboard Book
at WhipUp

at Craft, Inturrupted

Bath Tub Car Stickies
at Mess for Less

at MMMCrafts

at Chez Beeper Bebe

Minky OWL Ribbon Tag Baby Blanket in Magenta and Orange Woodland Animals Print Blankie Lovey Lovie Baby Gift
on Etsy by LifeInTheSassLane

at Make It Do

at The Busy Budgeting Mama

at Modern Parents Messy Kids

at Dandee

at Make the Best of Everything

at Giverslog

Harry Potter Kindle Cover
at Nerd Approved

at My Poppet

at Seven Sisters

at Lemon Tree Creations

at Helping Little Hands

at Nurture Store

at The Creative Mama

shared by Steve Gerber at The Instructables

at Ramblings from Utopia

at Second Street

at Chez Beeper Bebe

at Apartment Therapy

at A Turtle's Life for Me

at Lil Blue Boo

at Attempting Aloha

at That's My Letter

18" Doll Mattress Sewing Tutorial
at Ana White Homemaker

at Probably Actually

at The Little Giggler

at Lil Blue Boo

at Lil Blue Boo

at A Girl & A Glue Gun

at I Can Teach My Child

Science Box
at A Girl & A Glue Gun

at Finley & Oliver

DIY Lego Table
at SunScholars

1 Train table to Lego table!
at Over the Big Moon

at That's My Letter

at Ana White Homemaker

Blanket-to-Backpack Tutorial
at SunScholars

Happy Gift Making!


  1. Thanks so much for including my felt food tutorials in this great list! I'm checking several of them out.

  2. There are at least 5 of these I want to make for Christmas! Thanks for compiling this fabulous collection!

  3. No man can be a failure if he thinks he's a success; If he thinks he is a winner, then he is

  4. Thanks for this collections of ideas, they're great!

  5. Thank you for including our doll's house!!! :-) And what FABULOUS list of gifts! Brilliant.


  6. Oh my goodness, what an awesome list of ideas!! Thanks for taking the time to put this together. I can't wait to use some these fun ideas!

  7. These are great! This year I'm making a set of kits of things for my little one and these added to my list!

  8. This is an amazing list. So many fun doable ideas, and I already have supplies on hand for several of them. Thanks so much!!

  9. good job,thanks for sharing.

  10. What a great collection!! I have a pinboard of homemade gifts and I don't think I had any of these. Definitely added some new pins today based on your recommendations!

  11. Awesome ideas! I am definitely preparing some of these for this Christmas.


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