Kids Craft Ideas, Activities and More

Crafts Unleashed has a wide variety of kids craft ideas for creative play time, easy kids crafts for rainy days, gifts and more. Browse all our projects for inspiration and be sure to click on any project image for detailed instructions.

Halloween Crafts for Kids: Craft Stick Spiderwebs


Are you getting your Halloween decor out yet?  The weather has just turned in my neck of the woods, and we’re just starting to think about Halloween crafts!  These spiderweb Halloween crafts for kids are super fun. The kids will love helping to create these webs using craft sticks and yarn.  You can hang them up or place them in vignettes for easy decor. Supplies needed to make your own spiderweb Halloween crafts for kids: 4.5 inch Wood Craft Sticks Silver Paint and {Read More}

20 Fall Crafts for Kids


Fall is a great time to get together with the kids and create something special! We have collected 20 of our favorite Fall crafts for kids to share with you for some inspiration. We’ve rounded up a variety of crafts including pumpkins, turkeys, apples, leaves, owls – you name it! There’s something for everyone! If you find a craft below that you would like to try, simply click on the image, or the link above, to view the full tutorial. Enjoy! {Read More}

DIY Witch Hat: A “Witch-y” Headband


Witches are a staple in Halloween-y costumes. I was a witch last year. I intend on being one this year, too. It’s a costume that can build on things I already have on my wardrobe. Long black skirt? Check. Black shirt? Check. Broom? Got it. Witchy attitude? Pffft…. if need be, I can bring it. But the hat is something you need to complete the outfit! And for just a few bucks and five minutes of your time, you can whip up {Read More}

Edible Terrarium Activity For Kids


Each summer in our house, we like to have a Bug and Garden week.  Though bug-catching is a stalwart standard, I always try to switch up things just a bit.  This year we made moss marshmallows for an edible terrarium activity, created a family of lady bugs and even planted a Venus fly trap!  Join me today as I share our activities! This edible terrarium activity is a project inspired by Jenn at Rook 17’s terrariums.  She makes the cutest {Read More}

Blinged Out DIY Pantry With LockerLookz


We are so excited to welcome  Melanie, from It Happens in a Blink, back with this super fun DIY pantry idea! Click HERE to get more DIY inspiration from Melanie and keep in touch with her on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Twitter. Hi! It’s Melanie from It Happens in a Blink. A few weeks ago, I helped style a Locker with LockerLookz products. I not only had a lot of fun, but I also had one of those “Where have you been all my life?” scenarios. I’m way to old {Read More}

Our Top 10 Back-to-School Tips for an Organized Start


August is on its way out.  Your kids are either already back in school, or counting down the days. So, what are you supposed to do with all of your free time? While we doubt you need our help with that part, we do have some back-to-school tips to make the transition easier for everyone involved. Back-to-School Tips for the Home It’s a fall tradition. Just when you get into the groove of summer, it’s time to bust out those {Read More}

Back-to-School Fashion Trends You Can Try Yourself


Before you drag your kids to the mall to do some clothes shopping, make sure you’re up on all the latest back-to-school fashion trends. As summer winds down for 2014, fall fashion styles are hitting the stores near you. Help your child make a statement while getting excited about going back to school. And, if you’re looking to save money on school shopping this year, we’ve got some clever ideas of how you can get crafty and make some stylish {Read More}

Back-to-School Teacher Gifts You Can Make in Five Minutes


We’ve already been posting some adorable ideas for back-to-school teacher gifts (see our ruler star back-to-school gift), but if you’re short on time, we’ve got some quick ideas you can use. These ideas are great for any time of year, and require less than five minutes of your precious time. In-between school shopping, organizing school supplies and situating schedules, try one of these ideas to make your student stand out on the first day of school. Back-to-School Teacher Gifts: Word-Inspired {Read More}

How to Make a Doll Bed Without Tools


When I was a kid, I would have loved to know how to make a doll bed for each one of my dolls! It’s small, simple, and sweet. What girl (or boy!) wouldn’t love it? As a mom, however, I love that it’s super easy to put together and I don’t need any heavy machinery or tools to finish it. Total win for both the little and big girl in me! Today, I’m going to show you how to make {Read More}