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17 Kid Friendly Homemade Christmas Gifts

Submitted by on December 5, 2012 – 8:32 pmNo Comment

Homemade Gifts Round Up

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

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Here’s a great round up of homemade Christmas gifts that your kids will love to help you make! You can see the original post as well as additional ideas at

  1. Melt Crayons to create new ones that your kids can give to friends.  Add a small notebook for the perfect crafty gift.
  2. Make a Tent Kit made from PVC pipe and Fabric – Make a hideout for the kids in your life.
  3. Use homemade silly putty or playdough to create a yo-yo.  Stuff the dough into a balloon, add a rubber band and you have a swinging toy.
  4. Encourage your kids to wash their hands by making them special bars of “Treat soap” with toys inside of the soap.
  5. Create a photo key chain to help your long-distance relatives remember you!
  6. Fizzing sidewalk paint is a lot of fun for kids.  Paint, spray and watch the bubbles pop from the paint.
  7. Decorate a set of fabric napkins for grandma!  Art that is useable is practical fun.
  8. Transform a Neck Tie into an art masterpiece with this super simple tutorial
  9. Create a set of blocks from a tree branch.  Our DIY wooden blocks are still a huge hit a year after they were made!
  10. Help your toddler explore with a discovery bottle – use charms and fill a bottle with the items.
  11. Decorate a set of pool noodles to be swords or light-sabers for the warrior in your family.
  12. Make a bouquet of gourmet lollipops with this easy tutorial.
  13. Tub of Cookies – decorate a spread container to become a great neighbor gift.
  14. Homemade Chocolates are a yummy, yummy gift sure to bring a smile.
  15. For a creative child, consider making a kit of play for them to enjoy.
  16. Create a set of magnets using bottle caps or salt dough.
  17. Paint a shirt with your kiddo – make matching “art-work” shirt

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