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Family DIY fun crafts and projects

July 2013

Craft Roundup: Mobile, Embroidery Painting, DIY Shelf and Sunglasses

07/30/13

Craft Roundup: Mobile, Embroidery Painting, DIY Shelf and Sunglasses

Why not make a project that really lets your kids' personality shine? These cool finds from four creative blogs inspire some fun family ideas that are easy to do.

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Utility Pocket Aprons DIY Sewing Craft for Kids' Adventures

07/25/13

Utility Pocket Aprons DIY Sewing Craft for Kids' Adventures

Got children who love backyard explorations? This handy tie-on canvas storage helper is the perfect spot for them to stash their discoveries and treasures.

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Craft Roundup: Glass Paint DIY Projects for Kids from Cool Blogs

07/23/13

Craft Roundup: Glass Paint DIY Projects for Kids from Cool Blogs

This awesome craft supply is big family trend! Learn how to make a sweet necklace, candleholders and faux sea glass glassware – plus score basic tips.

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Easy Cotton Beanbags Craft for Family Summer Fun

07/18/13

Easy Cotton Beanbags Craft for Family Summer Fun

With a bit of outdoor fabric and simple hand stitching action, parents and kids can create a batch of bean-filled bags that are prime for some backyard fun.

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Craft Roundup DIY Headband, Bookplates, Lace T-Shirt, More

07/16/13

Craft Roundup DIY Headband, Bookplates, Lace T-Shirt, More

Smaller projects can be low-stress and perfect summer fun for kids just getting started with making stuff. Here are four (and more!) ideas from cool blogs.

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Book Review: Martha Stewart's Crafts for Kids

07/11/13

Book Review: Martha Stewart's Crafts for Kids

This new title, written by the editors of Martha Stewart Living, features 175 projects for children and parents to create at home. Peek inside!

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Craft Roundup: Easy DIY Fun for Kids with Animal Themes, More

07/09/13

Craft Roundup: Easy DIY Fun for Kids with Animal Themes, More

From puzzles to postcards to Star Wars peg dolls, these family-friendly activities provide pure entertainment for you and your gang.

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BabbaBox Activity Themed Subscription for Kids

07/04/13

BabbaBox Activity Themed Subscription for Kids

This hands-on fun kit is delivered to your doorstep – or digitally. It's sure to inspire a child's creativity. Make It takes you on a tour of this neat crafty find.

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Craft Roundup: Festive Projects for the Fourth of July

07/02/13

Craft Roundup: Festive Projects for the Fourth of July

From firecrackers to albums, peek at these four nifty blog tutorials for some red, white and blue-themed crafts kids will love to make for Independence Day.

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Patriotic Pinata Craft Tutorial for Fourth of July Fun

06/24/13

Patriotic Pinata Craft Tutorial for Fourth of July Fun

Get festive Independence Day with this star shaped DIY project. Parents can help kids make this popular creation with a few supplies (and some patience!).

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