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  • Welcome to our Crafts section. Enjoy the many tips and tutorials for kids crafts and activities and holiday and decor DIY projects. This list shares some of our most popular how-to posts, or scroll down for the latest projects.

Fun Craft: Jar Lid Coasters

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Summer is a great time for finding little keepsakes or creating a fun craft. Here’s a simple project that goes together quickly and with impressive results. When filled with a clear sealer, it becomes a coaster or decorative item. Don’t be scared off by the sealer—it’s super simple! If you…

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Easy DIY: How to Fix a Broken Zipper Pull

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Today I'm going to show you how to easily save and fix a broken zipper and give your zippers a fun accessory. These will work for a zipper that's pull has snapped in half, broken off totally, or you can use them to just add a little spice to…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With “Musical Maracas” Kid Craft

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I’m always looking for fun activities to do with my kidlets. Making crafts is fun because it’s a way for us to spend some one-on-one time together, talk about life/school/friends, be silly, and laugh together. There are also hidden benefits of crafting with children. It teaches children how to follow…

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DIY Craft: Sew Your Own Doll Pillow

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These simple instructions to sew your own doll pillow provide a cheaper alternative to expensive doll accessories. When your children's dolls seem to require as many accessories as an actual child, it's amazing how quickly the costs add up. This do-it-yourself craft is a perfect first-sewing-project that will add sentimental

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DIY: How to Recover Outdoor Furniture With a Glue Gun

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We do a lot of entertaining and much of it is on our patio.  Because we are in Southern California, we're able to change up the look of our patio furniture pretty regularly with just a little fabric and a glue gun. If you can wrap a present, you can…

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Kids Craft: How to Make a Paper Spring Flower Collage

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Often, the easiest and most inexpensive kids crafts projects are those that toddlers and preschool-aged children love the most. Bright colors, stickers, and flowers are the perfect combination for a fun Spring project! How to Make a Paper Spring Flower Collage

Supplies

  • Colored paper
  • Paper flowers and stickers (available at

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