10 Fabulous Father's Day Gifts Kids Can Make Themselves​

Jeanne Sager | May 30, 2014 Big Kid

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Does Father's Day sneak up on you every year, leaving you scrambling for a gift? Well, you're in luck. Because it's a day for men who have kids, it's the perfect holiday to get your kids busy making something for their dear ol' dad.

Talk about a win win: you get some quality time doing crafts with the kiddos AND they can whip up something fun for their favorite guy. We've pulled together some of our favorite Father's Day gifts created by moms around the web that can be made with your kids ... some even made entirely by kids! And every one will make Dad's day.

We could see #9 working for an end-of-the-year teacher's gift as well as a present for Dad, don't you think?

What are your kids giving their father this Father's Day?

 10 Kid-Friendly Father's Day Crafts

Top image via Eighteen25

  • Father's Day Goodie Bags

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    Image via Little Family Fun

    Who says goodie bags are only for kids' parties? These rad tie bags from Little Family Fun are a gift and the wrapping all in one!

  • Hanging Around Bookmarks

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    Is Dad a reader? Give him something to laugh about every time he picks up a book with these Hanging Around Bookmarks from Pink and Green Mama that will have the kids in stitches!

  • Tie Cookies

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    Image via Somewhat Simple

    Dad doesn't need another tie but loves sweets? These cute tie cookies are fun for the kids to make ... and then eat with Dad! Somewhat Simple also has directions to make remote control cookies!

  • Number One Dad Trophy

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    Image via LearnCreateLove

    Have little kids who need something simple they can make? Learn Create Love offers up adorable printables your kids can color to award a trophy to Dad!

  • Handprints for Dad

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    Image via Classy Mommy

    Your kiddo's hands will come in, well, handy with these colorful handprint crafts from Classy Mommy!

  • Token Tin for Dad

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    Image via Eighteen25

    Another twist on the old coupon book, this lovely tin is packed with "tokens" dad can cash in -- that your kids can make up! Check out Eighteen25 for all the details!

  • Tie-Riffic Cards

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    Image via Then She Made

    Looking for a present that will satisfy Dad's sweet tooth? These tie-riffic cards created by Then She Made have a sweet treat hidden inside!

     

  • A Big Hug for Dad

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    Image via Surf and Sunshine

    Give Dad a HUGE hug from the kids ... that he can enjoy everywhere, even when they're not around with this cute craft from Surf and Sunshine.

     

  • Alphabet Storage Containers

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    Image via Willow Day

    It's no surprise the mom blogger behind Willow Day first thought of these alphabet containers as a gift for a teacher, but they're perfect for Father's Day too! Get the kids to work with clay and cookie cutters (she has the whole list of directions on her site), and they can help Dad organize his desk after he opens his gift!

  • Choose Your Own Adventure

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    Image via The Dating Divas

    Remember the choose your own adventure books you loved as a kid? Teach your child about them AND indulge dad's taste for nostalgia with this cute craft from The Dating Divas. Like coupon books, but so much cooler, these clever creations have the bonus of giving dad plenty of time with the kids.

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