Need to do something with all of those mismatched Legos? Turn all of those random Legos into an awesome chess […]
Turn empty boxes, spools and tubes into adorable toy cameras! A fun gift box for photography enthusiasts or a great […]
Friendly caterpillars made from Styrofoam eggs cups and filled with jingle bells – a homemade rattle for little hands! Adults […]
Cone and Ball Clown Game This clown-themed game is a lot of fun! Give it a try! What you need: […]
Racecars made from everyday household items. Boys and girls can challenge each other to show who can build the fastest […]
This simple craft has been around for hundreds of years. It’s fun to try and mastering it takes some practice.
Turn an old fashioned wooden collapsing/dancing toy into a magnificent Dancing Bob Ross! He’s sure to put a smile on […]
Ball and cup toys are so popular right now. Make your own version using empty cardboard tubes decorated with your […]
Use PVC pipe, a pool noodle, and string to make this toy bow. The tutorial includes instructions for making the […]
Make this fun marionette puppet toy from recycled items! It costs practically nothing since the materials are all items you might […]
Use a wooden spoon to make a cute shark toy that actually bites! The fish is made from a sock.
Turn recycled items into a dancing puppet doll! This handmade toy is great fun, with so much room for creativity.
Use old ribbon spools to make a spelling game! It’s a fun way to practice spelling or to increase vocabulary.
Make your own mini magnetic blocks. It’s easy to do and they are great for counting, sorting, measuring, and creating […]
Transform a sucker, two chocolate kisses, aluminum foil and bakers twine into a Kendama, perfect for a classroom valentine’s exchange. […]
Turn a cardboard box into a fun and colorful town toy for kids. It takes some time and an adult […]
Turn a paper towel tube and some rubber bands into an awesome car to race with friends! It’s so much […]
Make a classic kendama (ball and cup toy) with a cool sno-cone themed twist. What a fun summer activity!
Here’s a fun take on a classic telephone craft. It’s a lot of fun and a great way to introduce […]
Make a fun shape-sorting puzzle out of cardboard. Adults will need to do the cutting, but kids can help with assembly and […]
Turn two grocery bags into a cute toy storage bin. It’s easy to do and a great way to reuse […]
Here’s a fun, candy-free valentine idea for kids to make and give. It’s easy to do using the printable.
Use craft sticks to make an adorable sled toy! This quick project is a lot of fun when you’re stuck […]
Kids will love creating this adorable Peek-A-Boo Squirrel Puppet to play with during the fall and winter months!
Learn how to draw that iconic toy, a Rubik’s Cube. It’s easy to do!
Use old t-shirts to make a new toy for your pup! All you need are t-shirts, a pair of scissors, […]
Make these cute felt characters to illustrate various Aesop’s fables and their morals. Shown: The Milkmaid and her Pail. Moral: […]
Have a blast making an “exact” replica of your kid using fabric, fabric markers and old clothes. Kids of all […]
If your family has a dog, this craft is perfect! Get ready for hours of chewing, fetching, and tugging fun […]
A kaleidoscope can seem magical as the patterned colors change before your eyes. It is actually quite easy to make […]
Do you have a Cat? How about making these cute catnip fish for them! Your kids will love helping and […]
Make use of old corks or grab a bag of them from the craft store for this fun animal craft. […]
Kid’s size Moby wrap made from a recycled t-shirt. This is a fun project for very little expense. Children can […]
Take this classic toy to a whole new level by adding sparkling glitter to the mix! This playdough recipe is […]
Turn plastic spoons and other recyclable items from around the house into a miniature table and chairs, perfect for a […]
Soft felt tools make the perfect toy for your baby or toddler. They also make special gifts for your favorite […]
These mini car mats are great to take along in the car or on the plane. Make your own using […]
A fun frugal way to spend a sunny afternoon …line up cars for a quick trip through the car wash! […]
Host an ice cream party for your dolls! Easy tutorial for making American Girl doll sized ice cream cones using […]
Giggles will abound when kids paint their feet to make these footprint fire trucks. Makes a fun party activity!
Teach your child about emotions with these flour filled balloons with different facial expressions drawn on each one. They have […]
Your youngsters will always have a friend nearby with one of these cat pals in their pocket or back pack. […]
Soft, plush Easter bunnies crafted from pastel socks – perfect for stuffing into baskets for young children. Easy enough to […]
Made entirely from recycles materials, this soda bottle tractor will run surprisingly fast down the driveway or sidewalk. Hours of […]
These adorable felt bunny finger puppets are the perfect size for tucking into Easter baskets. Beginner sewing skills are needed […]
Easy to make doll dresses and tops for all doll sizes. No sew and perfect for upcycling clothes your kids […]
Kids will have to work together to find out where their Easter baskets have been hidden! A fun way to […]
Endless hours are spent playing with Barbie dolls so why not build them a dream house using recycled cardboard boxes […]
Make these Easter dioramas by creating tiny scenes from pictures cut from magazines or postcards and assembling them in recycled […]
Cute and easy juggling chooks! Made from fabric scraps, this is the perfect project for a beginner in sewing.
Made from recycled cardboard, simply cut out the shapes, paint them and glue them together – voila! A fun frugal […]
An empty oatmeal container and milk caps is all you need to make this simple toy for your toddler. Perfect […]
These valentines provide an exploring good time. This year exchange the sugary valentines for our mini magnifying glass valentines and […]
We’ve created yet another fun project to build out of cardboard tubes. Kids will have hours of fun racing marbles […]
Miniature marble mazes made from repurposed cardboard boxes and drinking straws. A fun weekend project to get the kids together […]
Our rag teddy bear is made from 100% recycled materials. A simple sewing craft that turns t-shirts and sweaters into […]
Teach kids their colors with this fun clown game. Roll the colorful paper dice and then place the clown’s head […]
A great rainy or snowy day project to have some messy fun! Made from pantry items, even the youngest can […]
Our peek a boo sacks are the perfect answer to keeping the toys picked up and at the same time […]
The sky isn’t even the limit with our traveling story theater. With a handful of picture sticks and a background […]