You might know Kiwi Crate as the people who deliver hands-on fun to your doorstep in the shape of a sweet crate chock full of the goods needed to create engaging arts and crafts projects with your kids. Beyond their comfortable and cool service, Kiwi Crate also offers a wide range of awesome Do it yourself crafts and ideas from fun recipes to scientific experiments and everything else. Theyve shared with us 10 toys that you could make at home with your kiddos, all which may easily be made with a few home items.
Are you ready to say farewell to the Im bored blues? Easter Egg Maracas - Children love making noise. We imagine is because they love rocking out to home made instruments. These easy-to make maracas look like papier machebut without all the mess. Felt Play Mat - What better way to let the children get creative than to let them design their very own towns? The sky is the limit on what they may create for this fun play mat that's easily folded up and stored anywhere. Our children were in paradise designing their dream townsno shortage of water and sea creatures for them! - Lego Puzzle Cards - This is for the children who think the best toy is a brand new LEGO set.
We were so excited to find these Do it yourself LEGO Instruction Books. For small building fans, this is a great activity to bring the energy level down and focus for a short while, at least! - Photo Puzzle - These personalized puzzles were a huge hit with our little artists. They'd a great time to choose the perfect pictures and try their little hands at decoupage. They even make for a great mathematics review for preschoolers working on their counting skills. Sock Snowmen - These cuddly little buddies are a big hit. We made them using all of our mismatched socks and it was the best use of socks weve found so far! The children had a great time decorating their snowmen with our craft supplies.
We love how they can be personalized. Glow Stick Balloons - Winter means extended hours of indoor activity or finding creative ways to play in the dark. These balloons are a surprise hit requiring only two materials! - Milk Carton Animals - An easy animal craft for fans of barn animals. From pigs to doggies, cows and sheep, your kiddos may create a whole little farm in no time at all. Cardboard Tube Marble Run - If you are like us, theres a pretty good chance that you've a growing collection of toilet paper and paper towel rolls filling up your recycling bin. What we especially love about it activity is that it requires very little with regards to materials, the clean-up is minimal, and it encourages kids to use problem solving and creative thinking skills. Story Wheel - Storytime is among the most special moments with kidssitting with them as well as their wonderful imaginations and making up stories together.