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12 Gifts for Kids That Like to DIY
Have a young DIYer on your hands? Help children learn valuable skills with these 12 DIY gifts for kids.
Construction Tool Kit
Young kids will love this 90-piece project kit which includes imitation foam wood of various sizes and tools to help them learn basic skills. Kids can use the project guide or their imagination to come up with their own designs. Kids will dig these 12 DIY gifts, too!
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Hand-Crank Power Set
Older kids will gain valuable STEM skills with this hand-crank project. They can build a table lamp and fan while learning about power generation. Can’t get your kids to do chores? Try these painless tips.
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Wood Carving Set
When it comes to DIY gifts for older kids, check out this wood carving set. Young DIYers can learn basic wood carving skills which may lead to a life-long love of this relaxing hobby. The set includes 12 carving tools in a zippered case. Try these 19 surprisingly easy woodworking projects for beginners.
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Robot Soldering Project Kit
More advanced kid DIYers will love this robot soldering project kit. The kit will help teach the basics of mechanical structure, sensors, basic electronic skills and soldering skills. Check out these 30 smart gift ideas for young DIYers.
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DIY Tool Kit
Great for little helpers, this beginner tool set offers 11 tools to get kids started with helping out around the house. The set’s tools have smaller handles, making it easier for tiny hands to operate. And all-important safety glasses are also included. These are 10 tool myths you’ve believed for way too long.
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Candle Making Kit
This candle making kit will make a great gift for young DIYers. It includes easy-to-follow instructions with enough supplies to make four candles. Learn how to make beeswax candles in glass yogurt jars.
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Jewelry Stamp Kit
A great gift for kids, this jewelry stamp making kit will teach them techniques in metal stamping. Perfect for a rainy day project, young DIYers will also use some hand tools to create their custom pieces. Here are 12 perfect projects to do with kids.
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Beginner Sewing Machine
This beginner sewing machine will help young DIYers build confidence with a number of simple sewing projects. Its smaller size is less intimidating than traditional models and makes a great gift for kids.
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Craft Project Book
A great gift for kids, Project Kid is encourages kids to get excited about DIY projects. The book offers step-by-step photos, tips and easy-to-follow instructions to help kids gain confidence in a variety of craft projects. Organize school supplies with these tips.
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Outdoor Gear Project Book
Kids will learn outdoor survival tips in this Paracord Outdoor Gear projects book. It includes practical tips for camping and hiking along with 12 projects they can make with parachute cord. These are the 16 camping hacks you’ll wish you knew earlier.
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DIY Birdhouse Kit
You’ll attract a variety of birds to your yard with this DIY birdhouse kit. A great gift for kids, it includes easy-to-follow instructions that won’t be intimidating to even young DIYers. And this is a for kids to do with a grownup! Build a modern style birdhouse with this easy-to-follow plan.
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