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The Best Craft Kits to Keep Your Creative Kid Entertained

by Samantha McIntyre


The Best Craft Kits to Keep Your Creative Kid Entertained
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Every parent knows it’s always good to have indoor activities on hand to keep your kids entertained, and these cool craft kits are great for bringing out your child’s artistic side. Check out our roundup of creative DIY sets designed to create an afternoon of screen-free fun!

 

 

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Kid Made Modern My First Arts & Crafts Library

Price:$20.00See Reviews

Tiny crafters will have a ball creating anything they can think of with this Kid Made Modern My First Arts & Crafts Library. Designed for toddlers, this crafty kit is filled with over 200 pieces, including wooden beads, fuzzy sticks, paper straws, colored clothespins, sticker sheets, googly eyes and so much more! Spend hours making cool characters or fab designs.

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Melissa & Doug Bead Set Bundle

Price:$20.00

You won't have to pull any strings to get your kiddo interested in playing with this fun Melissa & Doug Bead Set. This beading bundle comes with two colorful kits, including a Sweet Hearts Wooden Bead Set and Butterfly Friends Wooden Bead Set. Each set includes over 150 beads and five chords for girls to create necklaces and bracelets for themselves and their best buds.

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Craft-Tastic Tropical String Art Craft Kit

Price:$20.00

Okay, so there are strings attached to this colorful set, but they're good ones! Create cool designs with this Craft-Tastic Tropical String Art Craft Kit. This set contains foam canvases, cotton thread, pins, pompoms, feathers, glitter paper, glitter, foam, cardstock and tracing paper to craft two impressive string art projects, featuring a bright pink flamingo and a golden pineapple. Recommended for kids ages 10 and up.

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Make It Real Cuddle Mob Kit

Price:$15.00

Your artsy-craftsy kid will love creating cuddly pals with this Make It Real Cuddle Mob Kit. This 30 piece set includes four plush pompoms, a plush tail, colorful beads, waxed cord, foil sheets, double-sided tape and a puffy sticker sheet to create four cute little critters.

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Crayola Color Caddy

Price:$15.00See Reviews

This amazing Crayola Color Caddy is filled to the brim with everything your little artist needs to color the picture-perfect drawings destined for a spot on your refrigerator door. This craft set comes with 24 Crayola crayons, 18 short colored pencils, scissors, glitter glue sticks, 15 pages for coloring and 15 blank sheets. All of the art supplies pack up neatly in the caddy, making it convenient to carry on the go.

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Fashion Angels Neon Tie-dye Accessory Design Kit

Price:$15.00

This Fashion Angels Neon Tie-dye Accessory Design Kit is one craft set your kid will indeed dye for this Christmas! Little fashionistas can add a splash of color to their wardrobes by creating cool tie-dye accessories. This DIY set comes with a plastic caddy, an instruction guide, a pair of cotton socks, shoelaces, three plastic squeeze bottles filled with dye colors, rubber bands and non-latex gloves. Designed for trendsetters ages 8 and up.

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Alex Toys Artist Studio Easy Spin Pottery Wheel

Price:$50.00

Get ready for some "wheel" fun crafting cool crockery on this battery-operated Alex Toys Artist Studio Easy Spin Pottery Wheel. This creative set comes with a motorized pottery machine with a foot pedal, two pounds of soft, air-drying clay, two brushes, clay cutting cord, carving tools, shaping tools, paint palette, mosaic tiles and gems to accent your awesome creations.

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Melissa & Doug Let's Play Wooden Loom & Fleece Blanket Crafting Set

Price:$60.00

Little ones can learn to weave with this fabulous Melissa & Doug Let's Play Wooden Loom & Fleece Blanket Crafting Set. Create colorful tapestries and cute accessories with this fun kit. This set comes with an adjustable wooden loom, an oversized wooden needle, a design booklet, 42 picture strips and 91 yards of rainbow-colored yarn. This craft set is designed for kids ages 6 and up.