Whether you are looking for summer crafts for tweens or fun Christmas gifts for tweens, craft kits are always a hit. We have pulled together a cool collection of interesting, creative and fun craft kits for tweens (and teens). The question is which one will you buy first?!
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I love a good craft kit. Yes, it is true that I have a house full of craft supplies, but somedays you need the kids want to sit and get creative – with everything they need in one box. When my youngest injured her knee and was immobile for weeks on end, craft kits were a saving grace for us.
If you have a tween ages niece or nephew and you aren’t sure what to buy them for their birthday or Christmas…boom…craft kit!
10+ Cool Craft Kits for Tweens to Make
Craft-tastic – Paper Bowl Making Kit – It’s always great when the kids can make something they can use in their bedrooms. Everyone can use a little bowl – for hair elastics, jewelry or erasers. This kit helps kids make a set of decorative paper bowls – 3 different sizes.
Klutz String Art Book Kit – Here’s a fun kit for kids who like making art. Kids get hands-on making a variety of string art projects. Comes with all the little nails and string you need to make multiple pieces of art.
Loopdedoo – DIY Friendship Bracelet Making Kit – Your tween will spend hours making friendship bracelets with the Loopdedoo kit. The easy instructions and endless supplies are what help make this a best-selling craft kit for tweens and teens.
Klutz Sew Mini Treats Craft Kit – Here’s a great summer craft for tweens to make! Whether your tween is a beginner sewer or experienced they’ll have everything they need to make super cute sweet treats.
Make a Wind Chime Craft Kit – If you have a tween who likes to spend time in the garden this is will be a fun craft kit for them. Everything you need to paint and build a wind chime.
Crayola DIY Macrame Wall Hanging Kit – This kit comes with everything your tween needs to make their own boho inspired macrame wall hanging kit. The perfect addition to any tween’s bedroom decor.
Made By Me Create Your Own Bead Pets – I love this craft kit because your tween can make a whole pile of cute bead pets and share them with their family and friends. The bead pets can be turned into key chains, jewelry or whatever you like.
Doodle Hog Arts and Crafts – DIY Dessert Paint Your Own Squishies Kit – Another super cute craft kit for tweens. Squishies are super popular and with this kit, kids can paint their own squishies and then squish away! How cute are these?
Creativity for Kids Make Your Own Water Globes – Under the Sea Snow Globes – Perfect summer craft kit for tweens who are dreaming of swimming in the ocean and heading to the beach. Make an underwater water globe.
Made By Me Build and Paint Your Own Wooden Car – Here’s one for the kids who like design. Build and paint your own cars. With some creativity, I bet tweens could really make some amazing cars.
Creative Kids DIY Magic Bouncy Balls – Create Your Own Crystal Powder Ball Kits – Here’s a little science in your craft kit. Make bouncy balls…a whole lotta bouncy balls. These will be fun to make and then fun to play with!
Made By Me Create Your Own Window Art – My kids always love making suncatchers and this kit has everything you need to make your own window art. An update on the classic suncatcher craft.
Check out our collection of awesome summer crafts for tweens