Craft projects that are easy to make – or produce a clean, simple outcome – are often some of my favorites to make for myself or with my nephews. If they don't require a lot of steps, I'm definitely interested! In this week's roundup, we focus on projects that are simple in nature with hints of color along the way, from summer-friendly DIY jump ropes to pompom balloons that your children will want bunches of.
Let your child enjoy a favorite, simple activity – jumping rope. Turning it Home shows you how to make this recess staple on your own.
What's better than a bunch of balloons? A bunch of balloons with pom-poms on them! The Land of Nod's blog, Honest to Nod, shows you how to create this simple project.
Keep your child's collection of markers ready for action with this sweet marker organizer, with this tutorial from Sugar Bee Crafts.
Turn a jar of straws into a colorful army of washi tape shooters, featured on Club Chica Circle.