Easy DIY Kids Halloween Costume Instructions

Here are some Easy DIY Halloween Kids Costumes you can make with complete instructions. For him, a scary Frankenstein costume and for her, a pretty princess. Frankenstein Costume Instructions Supplies Needed: 1-gallon milk jug scissors primer green and black ... Continue Reading . . .

Halloween Decor, Snacks and Costume Ideas from Joann Crafts

Do you need a little inspiration for Halloween decorations, party snacks and Costumes ideas? JoAnn Crafts shared some of their fun Halloween ideas with us and we think you will find inspiration for your Halloween party or trick or treating adventures too. Halloween ... Continue Reading . . .

Free Easter and Spring Clip Art

Are you working on Spring and Easter craft or greeting card projects and need some free clip art? Here is a nice selection of clip art you can use. Just right-click on a picture to save it to your computer. Amazon.com Widgets ... Continue Reading . . .

Creative Valentine’s Greeting Card Boxes to Make at Home

When I was a child, we covered shoe boxes with brown paper and pasted colorful paper doilies and construction paper hearts onto the outside of the box to make a Valentine's Day Greeting card box. Today there are many, many ways to decorate Valentine's greeting card boxes. You ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Make an Easy Paper Plate Cookie or Favor Boxes

If you run out of ideas for gifting a box of cookies, try making a cookie box out of paper plates. You can use cheap white paper plates or more expensive, fancy paper plates with festive designs. These fun and festive little boxes are a great way to present cookies, candy and ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Bleach Pine Cones for Craft Projects

When using pine cones to create natural home decor or ornaments, you may want to bleach them to give your pinecone project a more beachy and clean look. Once your pine cones are bleached you could hang them from your dining room chandelier or in a window by attaching sheer or ... Continue Reading . . .

Make a Kids Crochet Shrug and Matching Teddy Bear Shrug

Here's how to make a Kids Crochet Shrug and matching Teddy Bear Shrug. These projects take less than one skein of yarn each so you can often use leftover yarn from previous projects. My instructions assume you know the basics of crocheting. You will need to know how to make a ... Continue Reading . . .

Disney’s ZOOTOPIA Previews + Coloring Sheets and Games

With ZOOTOPIA opening in theatres everywhere March 4th, check out the new video clips, fun coloring pages, games and activity sheets to get the kids excited to see the movie! "In Zootopia, anyone can be anything." Click to Print: Disney Zootopia Coloring Pages Zootopia ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Crochet a Child’s Tote Bag with Rosette Flowers

Are you looking for a fun and quick crochet project to make? Try this crocheted kid's tote bag with rosette flowers. Little kids love carrying around their own bag and filling it with special trinkets. This bag is lined so it is soft inside and helps to keep the crochet piece ... Continue Reading . . .

Simple Weaving Projects with Yarn for Kids

In our previous post we showed you how to use the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom to create a woven wall animal picture. Now we're going to show you how to use the loom to create one of the yarn projects that comes in the booklet. The Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom comes with an ... Continue Reading . . .

How to Use the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom

We purchased the Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom as a gift for the girls for Christmas. They love doing crafts and keeping their hands busy. Melissa and Doug make quality toys and crafts so this was a no-brainer purchase. It was also affordable at just around $25 or less with free ... Continue Reading . . .

Easy Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornament

For today's Advent calendar activity we made Clothespin Nativity Christmas Tree Ornaments. These are so easy and cheap to make. It literally just took minutes to make and the kids helped with each of the ornaments. Supplies Needed to Make One Nativity Ornament: 3 Doll ... Continue Reading . . .