Homemade Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers – Tutorial Round-up 2

December 1st, 2011 by Dionna | 3 Comments
Posted in Adults, Children, Eclectic Learning, Just for Fun/Miscellaneous, Preschoolers, Teens, Toddlers

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We have hit December, but there’s still plenty of time to make the little ones in your life a simple homemade gift! Today’s round-up links to more than 75 different tutorials to make everything from puffy paint to silly face play pillows.

And be sure to check out my tutorial round-up post from last year for more than 95 additional ideas on homemade gifts for toddlers and preschoolers!

Play Furniture: refrigerator + washer/dryer; stove; 6 tutorials for kitchen, sink, dishwasher, microwave, oven/stove, and accessories

Tables: light table; sensory table; Ana White table and stackable chairs; pirate picnic table

Paint: chalkboard paint; finger paint; puffy paint; watercolor paint; bathtub puffy paint

Clothes: monster mittens; snappy tees; leg and arm warmers (babylegs); freezer stencil shirts; last minute frock

Accessories: owl backpack; messenger bag; 10 free lunch bag tutorials; boy belts; easy toddler belts

Educational: lacing cards; alphabet magnets; activity bags (includes many more tutorial links)

Pillows: pillow pet; plush travel pillow; silly face play pillow

Dolls: simple rag doll; Bunka-style doll; felt Matryoshka doll; crochet doll; wooden dolls; doll hair (ponytails); Waldorf doll hair

Doll Clothes: from baby clothes; dress for Bitty Baby American Girl Doll; 6 dress patterns for American Girl dolls

Child’s Tools and Tool Belts: tutorial 1; tutorial 2; tutorial 3; felt tools and toolbox

Puppets and Puppet Theaters: sock + felt frog puppets; papier-mâché puppets; medieval puppet theater and dragon puppet; shadow puppet theater; doorway puppet theater

Dress-up Clothes: animal tails; pirate eye patch; cowboy vest; silk scarf butterfly wings; woodland creature masks; dinosaur tail

Fun and Games: two-sided felt playmat (jungle + space); coffee can stilts; homemade board game; hula hoop play tent

Miscellaneous: felt tree forest; jellyfish in a bottle

3 Responses to:
"Homemade Gifts for Toddlers and Preschoolers – Tutorial Round-up 2"

  1. Charise@I Thought I Knew Mama   ithoughtiknewma

    Awesome resource – thanks!

  2. teresa   momgrooves

    This is so amazing!! I will use this all year long. Seriously. Thank you!

  3. Melissa Vose   WhiteNoiseWoman

    Wow, your blog posting is so impressive, especially while babymooning!! My kids’ teacher has a cool recipe for playdoh that has gingerbread spices in it so it smells verrrry yummy! I want to make my nephew some playdoh for christmas. I might add some of your crafty ideas too!! TY!

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