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Comic Book Washi Tape Bookmarks DIY Craft

08/08/13

Comic Book Washi Tape Bookmarks DIY Craft

Got a small-fry Spider-Man or wee Wonder Woman in your house? This easy project will get the kids running for their favorite graphic novels in no time.

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Craft Roundup: LEGO Learning, Summer Camp at Home, DIY Soft Toys

08/06/13

Craft Roundup: LEGO Learning, Summer Camp at Home, DIY Soft Toys

Relish the last days of family summer vacation with these fun projects that spark imagination and laughs. One even turns Pinterest into a bonafide craft kit!

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Make Prize Ribbon Crafts with Rosette Art by Chronicle Books

08/01/13

Make Prize Ribbon Crafts with Rosette Art by Chronicle Books

Kids discover just how cool and versatile these basic crafts can be to share, wear and display with a new title by publisher. The Make It blog reviews it!

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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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Tulle Bug Net and Backyard Nature Keeper Jar Crafts

07/29/13

Tulle Bug Net and Backyard Nature Keeper Jar Crafts

Kids can create a pair of fun DIY projects to help in their backyard adventures using simple costume fabric, embroidery hoops and mason jars.

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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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