16 Adorable Crafts for Creative Little Girls

girls' crafts
Justin Mullet / Stocksy United

These craft projects are perfect for creative little girls. From beaded crowns to paper flowers, these projects are a great way to spend an afternoon with hands-on projects. While these are fun craft ideas for girls, any little boy would also have fun with them!

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    Minion Bracelets

    Minion Bracelet

    Make It and Love It

    This craft is unbelievably easy and looks so cute as an accessory. If your kids are fans of the Minions, they'll love this bracelet. The tutorial even includes a video for help with your crafting!

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    Mini Flower Pots

    Miniature garden pots
    Marie Lebaron

    For a little creativity in the garden or on your windowsill, try these cute DIY mini flower pots. They're kid-sized and offer so many opportunities for customization—let your child go crazy with washi tape, markers, glitter, stickers and more!

    DIY Mini Flower Pots from The Spruce

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    Unicorn Party Balloons

    Unicorn Part Balloons

    Make It and Love It

    For a truly magical get-together, try these simple DIY unicorn party balloons. These make for a fun activity at birthday parties, or even for an afternoon craft.

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    Painted Umbrellas

    painted umbrella
    Katherine Lee

    Beat the rainy day blues with this cute craft. Use fabric paint and try some art sponges for a stamp technique! Perfect for kids who love to paint!

    Painted Umbrellas from The Spruce

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    Yarn Tassel Keychains

    Tassel Key Chain

    Make and Takes

    This craft is the easiest way to spruce up your backpack or key ring. Choose your favorite color of yarn, maybe add a bead or two for flair, and get crafting!

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    Popsicle Stick Snowflakes

    Popsicle snowflakes

    Where Imagination Grows

    For when your kids are tired of playing outside on a snowy day, this is a great craft to make while sitting by the fire with some hot cocoa. Use sequins, glitter, stickers and paint to make these easy popsicle stick snowflakes. Best of all, they make for great homemade Christmas tree decorations!

    Popsicle Stick Snowflake from The Spruce

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    Sequin Heart Pencil Topper

    DIY Pencil Topper

    Make and Takes

    This easy pencil topper craft is great for kids who are starting to lose steam and get restless during the school year. Bring some sparkle and excitement to homework time with this cute craft!

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    Easy Origami Puppies

    Origami puppy
    Chrissy Pk

    Maybe you have a dog already, or maybe your kids have been begging you for years. Either way, kids will love this simple origami puppy dog craft. With a few easy folds, your kids will be able to make their paper puppy!

    Origami Puppy from The Spruce

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    Fairy Wands

    DIY Fairy Wands

    Where Imagination Grows

    Fairies and wizards are a time-honored play tradition of children. If they're ready to take the next step in their magic games, you can use this easy tutorial to create fun and unique wands.

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    Bead Crowns

    DIY bead crown

    Where Imagination Grows

    A beaded crown goes perfectly with a magic wand! One-up your beaded jewelry game with this easy DIY bead crown, made here with pony beads.

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    Paper Straw Flowers

    paper flowers

    Fireflies and Mud Pies

    These paper straw flowers are oh-so-cute and can brighten up any space as a mini bouquet. This is a great craft for busy families, requiring minimum prep time and using materials you can find around your house!

    Paper Straw Flower from The Spruce

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    Toilet Paper Roll Butterflies

    DIY paper butterfly

    Where Imagination Grows

    This project is another winner—using only toilet paper rolls, pipe cleaners, paint and a little bit of glue, you can create beautiful butterflies to hang around your house. This is a perfect way to bring some color to a rainy afternoon!

    Toilet Paper Roll Butterfly from The Spruce

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    Powerpuff Girls Stick Puppets

    powerpuff girl crafts

    Make and Takes

    If your kids love the classic animated series Powerpuff Girls, this is the perfect craft for them. With just craft paper and some popsicle sticks, you can create your favorite Powerpuff Girl!

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    Tissue Paper Windsocks

    DIY Windsock

    Where Imagination Grows

    Let your kids help out with your outdoor decor with these cute and simple tissue paper windsocks. Tissue paper comes in tons of colors and adorable designs these days; pick your favorites at your local craft store.

    Tissue Paper Windsock from The Spruce

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    Paper Flower Bookmarks

    Paper Bookmarks
    Katherine Lee

    This simple craft is perfect for kids. With just some brightly colored construction paper, washi tape and punched paper flowers, you can create stylish and functional bookmarks!

    Paper Flower Bookmarks from The Spruce

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    Origami Cootie Catchers

    Origami Crafts
    Chrissy Pk

    The cootie catcher or fortune teller origami craft has been around for as long as people have been crafting! No doubt you will remember this one from your childhood. Show your daughter some old-school crafting fun with this easy origami tutorial.

    Origami Cooter Catcher from The Spruce