Red, blue, pink, green or pale blue with an interesting golden gradient in it or some simple stripes going on all over – we are talking about pretty and small buttons. Have you ever thought how beautifully you can incorporate them into your home decoration or gifting items? Button crafts are fun to do, easy to accomplish and the best part is that you can easily involve your kiddos in the craft project. This article will help you learn some of the loveliest DIY button craft ideas which can even be done by your tiny little kids. You definitely have a big collection of small and big buttons in your stash. Then what you are waiting for? Bring all of them together and with our DIY ideas make beautiful pieces of creation in a fun and quirky way.
Fun & Interesting DIY Button Craft Ideas To Try With Your Kids:
Quick Button Bookmarks:
An easy yet cute DIY to start off with. With very little supplies like paperclips, colorful buttons and glue your kids can get going with this project. Gather some differently shaped and colored buttons, add felt to them then just attach them to the paperclip with hot glue. This is a very simple way of making button bookmarks. You can definitely make it more complex and elaborate. Obviously, they can be customized with glitters, ribbons and a lot of your creativity.
Button Cupcake Art:
This craft idea is all over the Pinterest. With the different color combination of buttons, you and your kid can make different cupcakes. Use different hues of chocolate colors to make a pretty chocolate cake and you can make the base with any pastel colors. Strawberry cupcake, butterscotch cupcake-you name it and with buttons, you can make them all. For a fantastic display, frame them and use as decorative items. This tutorial is so adorable.
DIY Button Windchimes:
Want rhythmic music in your room while you are relaxing with your friends and family? Windchimes are excellent ideas for that and if they are made up with cute little buttons, can anything be more attractive than that? Attach your buttons to the strings, go for fun and crazy colors and attach all of the strings to a metal lid or even a plastic lid. The swirling pattern of the windchime will add artistic endeavor to your indoor.
Canvas Button Tree:
This is perhaps our most loved DIY button craft ideas of all. A canvas full of colorful buttons that resemble the flowers of a tree. Your canvas can vary in size or shape according to where you want to place your tree canvas. For making your button tree look the best, you can prepare your canvas by spray painting it. Then draw your tree and embellish it with lots of buttons. You are done.
kids learn more quickly when they are taught in a fun way. This is kind of a very unique and playful way to involve your kid in some alphabets learning while accomplishing a craft. At first, you take some colorful art papers and write the letters on them. Next, ask your kid to glue along the lines and attach colorful buttons creatively to acquire the exact shape of the letters. When done perfectly, it looks so pretty.
DIY Button Caterpillar:
Such a fun way to make your baby learn about the animal kingdom. The supplies needed are pretty simple. You need some ice cream sticks for the caterpillar body, some colorful and different sized buttons, pipe cleaner, eyes and obviously some enthusiasm to make something new and crafty. Go according to the tutorial and once you are done making a few pieces of caterpillars, you can even stick them on the wall to create beautiful wall art.
Button Moon and Stars:
Moon and stars are your kid’s most favorite far away objects. You probably even make your kid sleep by humming a lullaby related to the starry sky and moonlit night into her ears. Then why not make some dreamy button moon and stars craft with them? Make shapes of these objects or simply arrange some template (search the internet) and then just keep on placing suitable buttons on it. White, light pink, grey, mint colored buttons will be best to match up to the dreamy theme of the night sky. When done, frame it and place it on the bedside table just where your kid will get fast asleep.
Have some time in your hand and just want to spend some quality time with your kids? This is the best fun way to involve them in something crafty and useful. Buttons are available in every household and when used in some creative and artistic way, they can end up being a part of awesome art pieces. On the other hand, your kids will learn about different alphabets and animal shapes while working with you at the same time. So this weekend, bring out all of your boxes of buttons and get influenced by these beautiful DIY button craft ideas. Let us know in the comment section, what did you make!