DIY Gifts for Kids

Our DIY fairy peg dolls sitting on a wood slice in front of a neutral background.

Make: DIY Woodland Fairy Peg Dolls

Fill a tiny forest with your own enchanting set of DIY woodland fairy peg dolls for creative small-world play. With a kid-friendly crafting process that encourages creative reuse and imaginative storytelling, this activity is sure to be a hit with…

Four of our DIY miniature wood cars sitting on a paper road against a green background

Make: DIY Toy Cars and Trucks from Scrap Wood

These upcycled DIY scrap wood toy cars and trucks are fun handmade miniatures that kids can help make and decorate for small world transportation play and make wonderful DIY gifts. DIY Wood Toy Cars for Kids – Table of Contents…

Our DIY beanbag soft village playset for kids sitting in front of a white background

Make: A DIY Soft Village Playset for Kids

Nestled deep in the heart of Norway, cozily tucked away amongst forests of lush evergreens and majestic snow-capped mountains, you’ll find this charming little Fjord village. Inspired by a family trip and their day of sightseeing in Bergen, these colorful…

Make your own set of gender-neutral, diverse peg dolls! An easy DIY for inclusive small world play.

Make: A DIY Diverse Peg Doll Set

My ever-growing library of small world play accessories received a huge upgrade this week in the form of a DIY’ed community of multicultural peg doll friends. Though the project was a quick one for me to make on my own,…

Make an adorably simple DIY gingerbread play bakery out of felt or cardboard! This is a wonderful pretend play activity for kids that also helps to develop fine motor skills. | via barley & birch

Make: A DIY Gingerbread Play Bakery for Kids

Make an adorably simple DIY gingerbread play bakery out of felt or cardboard! This is a wonderfully cozy pretend play activity for kids that also helps them work on their fine motor skills… Oh snap, we’ve gone gingerbread crazy! Over…

These adorable bean bag DIY gnome softies are a simple project for sewing beginners - a fun craft for kids and the cutest gifts for woodland forest play! | from barley & birch

Make: DIY Bean Bag Gnome Softies

These adorable bean bag DIY gnome softies are a simple project for sewing beginners – a fun craft for kids and the cutest handmade gifts for woodland forest small-world play. I was walking the dog last night when a couple…