Weekend DIY Crafts Inspiration

DIY Colored Rice Tutorial for Kids

Looking for something cool to do with the kiddos over the weekend? Here are a few great DIY craft tutorials I came across this week.

DIY colored rice craft tutorial for kids

Rice is such a great medium for little budding artists. This craft tutorial for DIY colored rice from Dana at MADE is an absolute must.

DIY Washi Tape Band-Aids for Kids

If your kids are anything like mine, Band-Aids are a frequent accessory. Why not make them prettier? I love this idea for dressing them up with Washi Tape. (via all washi tape)

diy fruit roll-ups for kids

Everyone loves to include a special treat when packing their child’s lunch. These homemade fruit roll-ups are the perfect healthy alternative, made using nothing but fruit (no other ingredients!). Head over to Love U Madly for the recipe and tutorial.

DIY wooden pencil holder

This DIY wooden pencil / marker holder from Craft & Creativity is super fun. I could totally use a few of these around the house!

DIY 9-Hole Buttons

You can stitch any letter with these fantastic 9-hole buttons. All you need to make the button is a toothpick, a wine cork, and some Sculpey or Fimo clay. Visit Design*Sponge for the tutorial.

9 Comments

  • August 18, 2012

    Stephanie Gerber

    I love the washi tape band-aids, what a cute idea! and the letter buttons sound like a great accessory for customizing kids’ clothing!

  • August 18, 2012

    Melissa Kojima

    Oh me, oh my! I love these DIY ideas. The colored rice is too fun. The rustic pen holder is a lovely decor piece in and of itself. But those letter buttons are ingenious! Thanks, Rachel!

  • August 18, 2012

    cas webb

  • August 20, 2012

    All Washi Tape

    thanks for the mention, it’s a pleasure to be here : -)

  • August 20, 2012

    handmade charlotte

    so glad you stopped by!

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