We love making gifts for each other at Christmas time. I like to encourage this with my kids especially since it makes the gifts much more meaningful. This year I am collecting a bunch of kid-made gift ideas that could be made for parents, grandparents, cousins or siblings.
Kid-Made Gift Ideas for Brothers, Sisters, Friends, or Cousins:
Soap Pouch- a wash cloth soap pouch to preserve soap a little longer. This ties a few simple straight lines of sewing
Homemade Bath Bombs- these are fun for kids or adults!! They are so easy to make, too!
No-Sew Fleece Hats, Blankets or Pillows- kids can do these with very little supervision!
Duct Tape Crafts (belts, pens, purses, etc.)
Jolly Rancher Lolly-pops- bake them in the oven…
Homemade Jump-ropes- these are made from old grocery bags!!
Homemade board games- you can get really creative & do any theme.
Puffy Paint Slipper Socks- keep them from slipping on the floor.
Velcro Catch Game- fun for kids of all ages!! So easy to make.
Clay Covered Pens- decorate in many colors & designs!!
Printable Lego sets & instruction books- for the lego-lovers.
Hot Cocoa mixes
Sewing kits, Pin cushions
Patchwork Journal Covers
Hand drawn stationary
Homemade story books
Kid-Made Gift Ideas For Mom:
Painted gift cards
Decorated Memo Pad
Calendar with kids art work
Kid-Made Gift Ideas For Dad:
Kid’s Art Calendar
Button or Lego Cuff Links
Homemade Barbecue Sauce
Kid-made books- let the kids write and draw stories for Dad
Hope this inspires your family to do more home-made gifts this year!!