Unique Handmade gifts kids can make are always a favorite with friends and family.
Below you will find a collection of beautiful gifts that are easy to make. Each one can be made by kids with the help of a caregiver.
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Unique Handmade Gifts Kids Can Make
This beautiful collection of handmade gifts kids can make are perfect for any special occasion. Below you will find gift ideas for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparents Day, birthdays, holiday gift giving, and Valentine’s Day. You can also find great gift ideas kids can make for friends or their favorite teacher.
Below you will find gift ideas for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparents Day, birthdays, holiday gift giving, and Valentine’s Day. You can also find great gift ideas kids can make for friends or their favorite teacher.
Click on the title of each handmade craft to find easy to follow DIY directions for each of these unique gift ideas.
Unique Handmade Gifts Kids Can Make
This four-season hand and fingerprint tree is a beautiful keepsake gift perfect for year round gift giving.
Children from toddlers to teens can make these beautiful keepsake gifts. The frames can be filled with handprints, footprints, photos and/or artwork.
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These wooden bead stretch bracelets make beautiful gifts. No prior experience is necessary. An older child will be able to make these on their own with minimal guidance, while a younger child will most likely need a little help.
These acorn necklaces are made with natural acorn caps and make a gorgeous piece of handmade jewelry. An easy nature craft that makes a beautiful gift. They also make wonderful window decorations.
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More DIY Gifts Kids Can Make
These painted votives are super simple to make. They are so easy to make my 2.5 daughter made the square votives pictured below.
This is a project better suited for an older child, but a younger child can make one of these with some assistance. You can write “Mom,” “Love,” or anything else you like inside the heart!
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You can make one of these personalized votive candle holders for dad, papa, nana, grandma or grandpa too!
This salt dough hand and foot heart keepsake is a simple and fun craft to make with kids. Like the handprint keepsakes found on this page, these are always a hit with the grandparents. Don’t forget to make a keepsake for yourself!
This unique handprint keepsake makes a lovely gift. Rings can be placed on the fingers or in the palm, while necklaces can be placed in the palm of the hand.
If you look closely you will notice that the necklace pendant is a drawing of my daughters!
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More Beautiful Gifts Kids Can Make
Invite your child to paint a rose for their favorite aunt, nana, or mom!
This upcycled tissue paper heart frame is an easy craft for both kids and adults. Place photographs, artwork, or a quote inside and you have a beautiful keepsake to treasure for years to come.
A gorgeous suncatcher is a gift anyone would love. They are simple to make and look beautiful hanging in windows.
A heart prism pony bead suncatcher is another easy fine motor craft for preschoolers to adults. These make a wonderful gift for Valentine’s day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Christmas, birthday’s, weddings, anniversaries, or any other special occasion!
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These heart lanterns were made with real fall leaves, but you can easily substitute tissue paper hearts to make these lovely luminaries. Fill them up with words of gratitude as a hostess gift for Thanksgiving, or fill them with goodies and candles as a Christmas or Valentine’s Day gift!
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An Apple button tree makes a great gift idea for your child’s favorite teacher!
Scented bath salts make the perfect gift. Think of them like a spa in a bottle. Got a few minutes? Then you have time to make these. Scented bath salts are a simple gift anyone would be happy to receive.
Invite your child to make a beautiful rosebud card for mom, grandma, or nana. These are wonderful gift cards for Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day!
Each of these beautiful handmade gifts can easily be made by kids. Younger children will need some assistance with these homemade gift ideas, while older children will be able to make these on their own.