In fifteen easy projects, from bouncy bean bags to a rolled-edge sweater, author and knitting expert Melanie Falick teaches kids of all ages how to knit. Through step-by-step instructions and candy-colored illustrations, beginners learn the fundamentals: knitting tools, finger-knitting, and basic stitches such as knit, purl, mattress, overcast, embroidery, and stockinette.Kids Knitting emphasizes fun in every step of the learning process. Sunny paintings by Kristin nd stockinette.Kids Knitting emphasizes fun in every step of the learning process. Sunny paintings by Kristin Nicholas illustrate the individual steps of each technique. Bright boxes of blues, greens, and reds explain everything from button-sewing to tassel-tying. Charming photographs by Chris Hartlove feature finished projects modeled by the creators themselves--all kids who knit. Best of all, kids get to keep and use whatever they make: bookmarks, backpacks, bracelets, even their own set of customized knitting needles, topped with acorn caps or polka dot balls.… read more
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
Walmart recently released its top contenders for best Christmas toys of 2018, just in time for Black Friday deals and Cyber Monday sales. Brands like Power Rangers, Jurassic World, Transformers and Play-Doh are perennial favorites on our must-have kids toy list. But this year, we're equally excited about the comeback of Polly Pocket, as well as some newer trendy toys from Little Live Pets, Pomsie and Grumblies. Hold onto your pocketbooks and ready your wallets, because Walmart is stocked up with the most in-demand toy brands and products this year. Peruse our top kids toy choices below.
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
Your kids will love this wearable tech, and you'll love that they're able to build healthier habits with these fun fitness and activity trackers.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
The fur is flying again this holiday season! Pomsies, the fluffy interactive toys that were a huge hit last year, are once again topping the lists of the best Christmas toys for kids in 2018 and selling out fast. Pomsies—as most parents already know—are petite, supercute fluff balls that wrap around kids' wrists, hair, clothing or backpacks, and have eyes that light up and change color, depending on their mood. The collection of in-demand virtual pets (move over, Fingerlings!) is mostly made up of kitties such as Pomsies Sherbert, but the pom-pom pack also includes Pomsies unicorn Luna, Pomsies dragon Zoey and Pomsies koala Sydney. Both Amazon and Walmart currently have Pomsies in stock, but they're going quickly (so maybe don't wait for those Black Friday or Cyber Monday deals). Here are some of the most popular Pomsies to shop right now, plus where to buy them.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
So you've got the Playstation 4; now, which games are you supposed to get? Picking out the best video games for kids can be challenging—that's why we've rounded up the top PlayStation kids games and ranked them by age appropriateness and ease of play.
The poky little puppy in the Golden Books Poky Little Puppy's First Christmas will impress your little one for sure. It contains a...n interesting story about a little puppy that helps his little animal friend to find his way back to home. read more
Hatchimals Sticker Stories
Comical and original, this vivacious picture book from the creator of Maisy features a lovable new character — and a novelty eleme...nt that’s a hole lot of fun.Today my daddy said to me,“It’s time you learned to peck a tree.”Little woodpecker has just learned to peck. Yippee! He’s having so much fun that he peck-peck-pecks right through a door and has a go at everything on the other side, from the hat to the mat, the racket to the jacket, the teddy bear to a book called Jane Eyre. Children will be drawn to the young bird’s exuberance at learning a new skill — and ready to snuggle along at day’s end for a night of sweet dreams. read more
A mission to find the last dragon winds through a perilous landscape, but the knight sees no trace of the creature. Can the eagle-...eyed reader spot it?A noble Dragon Fighter sets out on an expedition to fight the last dragon, inviting the reader along for the journey. Through shifting sands and tangled forests and past the whispering abyss, many awful perils are braved — witches, trolls, werewolves, ghost owls, scorpions, and vultures — but where is the dragon? Whether or not the reader is observant enough to read the subtle clues in the landscape and shadows, the final revelation of the elusive dragon’s whereabouts is sure to produce giggles and gasps of delight. Once in the know, children will want to read this tale over and over, flipping pages back and forth to compare cleverly illustrated details. A tale not to be missed by anyone with the heart of a daring adventurer. read more
In fifteen easy projects, from bouncy bean bags to a rolled-edge sweater, author and knitting expert Melanie Falick teaches kids o...f all ages how to knit. Through step-by-step instructions and candy-colored illustrations, beginners learn the fundamentals: read more
Provides fifteen crochet projects that can be accomplished by young crafters, sharing step-by-step, illustrated instructions for s...uch items as an earflap hat, a patchwork poncho, and a cupcake-shaped pincushion. read more
Demonstrates fifteen crochet projects that can be accomplished by young crafters, sharing step-by-step, illustrated instructions f...or such items as an earflap hat, a patchwork poncho, and a cupcake-shaped pincushion, in a guide complemented by sidebar information on crochet history and cultural customs. 15,000 first printing. read more
In Japanese, kawaii means cute, adorable, or loveable, and arises from the need to have a little bit of child-like innocence and n...aivete in your life regardless of age or gender. Cuteness is a large part of Japanese culture, and kawaii has grown all... read more
50 coloring pages of cuddly cats and kittens in a variety of scenes. Relax with these furry felines and when you're done, frame th...e coloring pages. Perfect gifts for cat lovers or favors for a cat-themed party. Each image is placed landscape on the 8.5 x read more
Kids! Explore the mysterious world of herbs with this magical, herbal workbook: Make your own healing potions, secret remedies, ma...gical salves, enchanted syrups and special healing remedies. Recipes, projects, delightful stories, chant herbal songs, color in pictures, activities, grow your own garden, create healing herbal preparations!A Kid read more
This fun, easy coloring book features over 30 single-sided designs (60 pages). Halloween staples included such as pumpkins, ghosts..., witches, bats, and more! The majority of the images are appropriate for most ages (cover images demonstrate 'scary' level). Bold lines and lots of variety! read more
Forest Animal Coloring Book for Kids Ages 4-8 or anyone who loves wild animals! This adorable children's coloring book features cu...te woodland animals such as deer, raccoons, rabbits, bears, and more. It has over 30 unique coloring pages starring forest animals plus bonus activities and other animals, each printed on a single side with the back left blank in case you want to frame one or more! The designs and illustrations are sure to be appreciated by animal lovers of all ages. Have a fun, relaxing time! read more
Easy Knits for Kids (Family Circle)
Children love to knit—plus it’s a must for any Brownie or Girl Scout who wants to earn her badge. From dolls to doll blankets, sca...rves to backpacks, the 20 projects in this fun, colorfully illustrated collection are especially geared to kids. The easy-to-follow lessons proceed logically from very basic to more advanced skills, so youngsters can keep on learning as they work. They’ll see how to read patterns; cast on and do simple stitches; bind off; darn in the ends; make tassels, fringes, and pom-poms; sew on a snap fastener; join a new ball of yarn, and more. It won’t be long before the youngest knitters are completing a headband, cat toy, teddy bear puppet, and drawstring purse. read more
Would you like to complete a project in as quickly as a few hours or a weekend? Do you prefer having patterns for a variety of pro...jects all in one book? Do you enjoy a variation in skill level from beginner to intermediate patterns? Do you love to experim read more
ISBN13: 9781441314185Publisher: Peter Pauper PressPublication Year: 2013Format: NoveltyPages: 64
Some monsters have one eye, and some have a whole bunch! There are monsters that fly, wink, burp, twirl, and twist. Monsters come ...in all different shapes and sizesjust like us! As you use the handy wooden stylus to scratch away the black coating and draw these zany monsters, watch them come to life in rainbow swirls and glittery colors that appear in your artwork like magic! Shrink-wrapped with a wooden stylus for drawing on black-coated paper to reveal magnificent colors beneath. 64 pages. Wire-o bound hardcover. 6-3/8" wide x 8-1/2" high. Includes: 20 scratch-off, 20 illustrated, and 20 sketch pages. Ages 6 and up. read more
Provides instructions for using readily available materials and printing, sewing, decoupage, stencilling, and other techniques to ...make simple craft projects includings toys, gifts, decorations, clothing, and other items. read more
Explains how to use fingers, rather than needles, to knit and weave with yarn and similar materials, and offers instructions for a... variety of wearable, decorative, and useful projects. read more
Most people have heard of Athena, Diana, Bridget, Venus or even Morgana at one point, but have you ever heard of Bachue, Pax or Op...et? Did you know the popular shoe company Nike, takes their name from a Goddess? There are literally thousands of Goddesses all around the world. Here is a collection of 26 to color and learn about. Discover Goddesses from around the world in a fun and detailed coloring book. Beautifully rendered in Lyon Martin's signature Art Nouveau fantasy style. read more
Doodles and Daydreams: A Coloring Book for Kids of All Ages
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In this highly visual title, readers will find out where fashion trends originate, learn about cutting-edge technologies such as d...igital prints and smart clothing, and discover how to use up-cycling to create original fashion statements. They will also learn about choosing patterns and textiles, and be instructed on how to do design techniques such as basic sewing, beading, and stenciling. The book includes several imaginative Maker projects to inspire readers to create works of fashion art. read more
Everything you need to get started knitting-and progress to more challenging projects-can be found in this book. The detailed inst...ructions and hundreds of step-by-step photos explain exactly how to do dozens of essential stitches and techniques, includi read more