16 Creative Gifts for Kids Who Love DIY
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Have a young DIYer on your hands? Help children learn valuable skills with these 16 DIY Christmas gifts for kids.
Handy Famm is a family of fun animal character-based tools to help engage kids in the joy of DIY projects. This must-have tool includes a 10 ft measuring tape, cool eye level, angle finder, and Handy clasp to carry with you everywhere! This patent-pending, kid-friendly design is made with durable plastic to endure projects big and small. Get this Handy Famm tape measure for $12.99.
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. Get this construction tool kit for $19.95. Kids will dig these 12 DIY gifts, too!
Gift this pinball machine crate from Kiwi Co. to your favorite DIYer for hours of fun. Better yet, gift them a subscription to receive a new DIY project crate each month for fun that keeps going and going throughout the year!
Kids will gain valuable STEM skills with this intro to engineering project. This set contains 5 sets, which can convert solar energy, electric energy, mechanical energy, chemical energy and light energy all while learning about engineering. Get this kit for $19.99. Can’t get your kids to do chores? Try these painless tips.
Bust boredom and inspire creativity with these 131 ideas for kids. Great for children and tweens, there are fun and inexpensive activities to keep them busy for hours. Get this book for $8.97. Check out these 14 fun DIYs for a rainy day.
When it comes to DIY gifts for older kids, check out this wood whittling kit. Young DIYers can learn basic wood carving skills which may lead to a life-long love of this relaxing hobby. The kit includes 2 whittling tools and basswood carving blocks. Get this book for $29.95. Try these surprisingly easy woodworking projects for beginners.
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. Get this DIY tool kit for $49.95. These are tool myths you’ve believed for way too long.
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. Get this project kit for $9.99. Check out these smart gift ideas for young DIYers.
Learn by playing with this kids camping set. This camping set has 27 pieces including a pop up play tent, hat, binoculars, gas stove, oil lamp, shovel, watch, cooking pan, plates, collapsible fork & spoon, 4-in-1 whistle with functions of flashlight, compass, thermometer, food accessories and drawstring bag. Get this camping set for $31.99.
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. Get this jewelry kit for $22.46. Here are perfect projects to do with kids.
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. Get this craft project book for $12.99. Organize school supplies with these tips.
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. Get this sewing machine for $28.99.
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. Get this book for $9.99. These are the camping hacks you’ll wish you knew earlier.
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. Get this DIY birdhouse kit for $31.99. And this is a for kids to do with a grownup! Build a modern style birdhouse with this easy-to-follow plan.