We’ve been gathering ideas and tutorials for DIY gifts for kids and are sharing them here. Maybe you can’t find the right kind of toys for your kids, or want to surprise them with a special present. Here are 6 great projects for your kids to enjoy.

These are DIY projects for adults, but children can lend a hand with the construction, too. A game, but also a personalized apron for their crafty days or a rock climbing wall can be a great project for this weekend. Happy crafting!


Wanna make a Connect Four Game and relive your youth? Get the how to at Lovely indeed.


Make-a-Face! Apron Pattern. This kids apron is perfect for wearing while getting creatively messy. Get the how-to at Mer Mag.


This DIY Rock Climbing Wall will provide hours of fun for your child. Get the how-to at Design for mankind.


What about making DIY Chinese Checkers? All the instructions here.

DIY Flexicube Blocks

You don’t need a lot of fancy materials to make your own toys. This DIY Flexicube Blocks it’s easy to make and will delight your children.Get the how-to at Babble dabble do.

First photo: Love love these DIY project! How cool are these Doctor Tools made from scraps?  Get the how- to at Les enfants Terribles Magazine