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10 crafty Christmas gifts to make with children

Encourage your little's ones creativity and imagination this Christmas with these gorgeous craft sets and inspiration for unique and home made presents


Design a Snowstorm, £4.99

Create your own winter snow-storm with this cute snow globe. Your little one can draw their own Christmassy design to sit in their winter wonderland.


Available from Yellow Moon

Djeco Origami Animals

Djeco Origami Animals, £5.50

Origami for beginners has never been so much fun. It also teaches patience, hand-eye coordination, exactness and increases your child’s eye for shapes and design. Suitable from 4-10 years.

Available from Crafts for Kids

Ben 10 Alien Force Comic Maker Kit

Ben 10 Alien Force Comic Maker Kit, £9.99

Ben 10 fans will adore this creative set – where they can make their own comic featuring everyone’s favourite boy-come-alien. Suitable from 7 years.

Available from Sainsbury

Grow Your Own Wildlife Garden

Grow Your Own Wildlife Garden, £9.95

Introduce your little one to nature from your kitchen window. The wildlife kit includes seeds, soil tablets, a growing guide and a plant marker – before you know it you’ll have wildlife popping in for a visit in your garden. Suitable for ages 3+.

Available from Budding Little Artist

Paint Your Own Fairy

Paint Your Own Fairy, £10

Your little princess can now make and create her own fairy friend, painting her in a variety of six different colours. Suitable from 36 months.

Available from Early Learning Centre

Play-Doh Magic Swirl Ice Cream Shoppe

Play-Doh Magic Swirl Ice Cream Shoppe, £18.99

Your little one can have hours of fun making delicious-looking ice cream and sweets out of play-doh. The best part is you can join in, too, just don’t be tempted to have a lick. Suitable from 3 years when supervised.

Available from Argos

Eddington Baking Set

Eddington Baking Set, £8.99

Perfect for budding bakers, this great set contains a mixing bowl, mixing spoon, apron, wooding rolling pin, 6 cup muffin pan, pack of cake cases and cookie cutters. All your child will need are some willing eaters!

Available from The Crafty Cookshop

Make Your Own Bouncy Balls

Make Your Own Bouncy Balls, £6.99

How cool is making your own bouncy balls? Layer the colourful crystals, place in water and create your own. A great gift the kids can keep on playing with.

Available from WH Smith

Fun with Wool

Fun with Wool, £8.29

Snuggle up on a wintery night and have fun knitting some creative pieces with your child. Suitable from 6 years.

Available from Lakeland

Easy to Make Teddy Bear Sewing Kit

Easy to Make Teddy Bear Sewing Kit, £11.23

Have fun teaching your children to sew their own teddy, or create it for them and present as a personalised gift. Suitable from 8 years.


Available from Little Crafty Bugs

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