Top 10 Craft & Gift Ideas for Kids
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, here are our favorite creative, unique, crafty and candy-free gift ideas for kids.
1. RAINBOW LOOM
The Rainbow Loom bracelet making kit is the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day. Kids of all ages and abilities have fallen in love with the Rainbow Loom and its endless design possibilities. The kit comes with a plastic loom, a hook, and assorted rubber bands to help your little one make bracelets and other designs as Valentines for their classmates!
2. MAKE A PLATE KIT
Teachers, grandparents, and other relatives will treasure this thoughtful and creative gift from your little love bugs. Kids three and up can design their own plate and create a special message. Make A Plate provides everything you need to send in your child’s design and receive a finished melamine plate!
3. GOOD VIBES BRACELET SET
Spread kindness and good vibes with the Good Vibes Bracelet Set! Use wood letter beads in rainbow colors to spell out names and mix and match a rainbow of 300+ beads. Arranging the beads in various combinations allows children to use their creativity while assembling the bracelets uses fine motor skills. Sharing and showing off the finished bracelets is the perfect way for children to increase their social skills and self-esteem.
4. STRING ART UNICORN
The Unicorn String Art Kit is an exceptional way to stimulate creativity in children, tweens and young teens ages 10 and above. Looking for a cool gift for a 12-year-old girl? This kit is perfect. Designs look complex but are easy to complete with clear, detailed directions. Everything needed to create a string unicorn and heart is included – no need to shop for any supplies or special tools. No hammers or nails!
Looking for a versatile hair tie that looks great on your wrist? Teleties is your answer! The strong grip, no rip hair tie has many benefits and will be sure to transform your everyday. Try the large size for being active, thicker hair and a tighter hold. The small size is more popular for loose/daily wear as well as thinner hair. Teleties reduce headaches, are waterproof and do not leave kinks or indentations in hair after use.
6. THINKING PUTTY
Thinking putty mini tins are the perfect treat for all of your favorite valentines! Share the love this Valentine’s Day with this perfect, sugar free alternative to the classic Valentine’s card!
7. MAKE YOUR OWN CARDS KIT
This fun arts & crafts kit is perfect for kids to make their very own cards to send to everyone. There’s no cutting, no mess; just hours of fun! This kit lets little hands create big ideas.
8. SHARK TOOTH NECKLACE VALENTINES
Peaceable Kingdom’s Shark Tooth Necklace Valentines contains age appropriate cards that are fantastic for any Valentine’s themed party. These fierce but friendly little boxes are filled with a cool replica shark tooth necklace to give away.
9. VALENTINE SQUISHMALLOWS
These super soft marshmallow-like toys are perfect for Valentine’s Day! Perfect for cuddling, snuggling and cozying up to!
10. ONLY ONE YOU and YOU BE YOU
There’s only one you in this great big world. Make it a better place. This exquisitely illustrated book explodes with color and honest insights. Kranz’s uniquely painted rockfish, set against vibrant blue seas, make an unforgettable and truly special impression. Only One You will inspire parents and children of all ages as they swim through the sea of life.
A companion book to the bestselling Only One You, Kranz once again uses her famous “rockfish” to express the themes of diversity, individuality, and acceptance to children. Kids can see the beautiful colors of the deep blue sea and all of the unique fish—big and tiny, smooth and spiny, colorful and plain, different and the same.