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Family DIY fun crafts and projects

November 2012

Jingle Bell Bracelet DIY Holiday Craft Project

11/29/12

Jingle Bell Bracelet DIY Holiday Craft Project

Turn these festive little holiday trinkets into lively jewelry the kids will love to make, wear and give during the merry month of December.

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Craft Roundup: Time for the Holiday Season

11/27/12

Craft Roundup: Time for the Holiday Season

Channel wintertime fun with a 'thankful' paper garland, a couple of nifty advent calendars and hand-drawn keepsake ornaments that get the kids crafting, too.

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Port-a-Menorah Craft Book is Perfect Family Hanukkah Fun

11/22/12

Port-a-Menorah Craft Book is Perfect Family Hanukkah Fun

Chronicle Books releases a cool new paper menorah craft that lets kids get involved with 'lighting' a new candle each day.

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Craft Roundup: Deck the Halls with December Fun Projects

11/20/12

Craft Roundup: Deck the Halls with December Fun Projects

Get in the Christmas holiday swing by making a cardboard box house, little glitter trees, DIY crayon ornaments and a mini pom-pom ribbon tree with the kids.

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Turkey Treat Box DIY Thanksgiving Craft for Kids

11/15/12

Turkey Treat Box DIY Thanksgiving Craft for Kids

Dress up the table with these cute little DIY goody containers featuring a handsome bird made of modeling clay – and filled with sweet treat surprises.

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Craft Roundup: Thanksgiving Day Family Fun Distractions

11/13/12

Craft Roundup: Thanksgiving Day Family Fun Distractions

Got a marathon of company planned? Keep the kids (and adults!) entertained with a cool kiddy table, woodland creature brown bags and other DIY projects.

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Must-Have Crafty Tool: Martha Stewart's Glitter Cleanup Roller

11/08/12

Must-Have Crafty Tool: Martha Stewart's Glitter Cleanup Roller

That sparkly mess is a pain to clean up – until now. Parents will love this perfect addition to their kids' craft rooms. So don't fret. Bring on the shimmer!

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Craft Roundup: Thanksgiving DIY Fun

11/06/12

Craft Roundup: Thanksgiving DIY Fun

Mmm – Turkey Day is coming! Gobble up this tasty holiday with cool projects, from dinner table place card holders to classic turkey-inspired shirts and more.

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Fat Quarter Placemats DIY Project

11/01/12

Fat Quarter Placemats DIY Project

Get ready for family holiday entertaining – or just spruce dinnertime for your kids – with this colorful fun, double-sided craft that's perfect for the table.

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Thanksgiving Felt Food Feast of Turkey, Potatoes, Pumpkin Pie

10/29/12

Thanksgiving Felt Food Feast of Turkey, Potatoes, Pumpkin Pie

These faux dishes look delicious! Let kids get crafty with this fun holiday DIY craft project that also includes cranberries – and even detachable drumsticks.

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