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13 Clever Pipe Cleaner Crafts to Make


I’ve made several fun toys and activities for kids using pipe cleaners but nothing like these amazing projects.  You’ll be blown away by these 13 easy crafts to make using pipe cleaners.  They are DIY gift wrap, toys and holiday crafts to encourage your child to play for hours.

Clever Pipe Cleaner Crafts to Make  

Pipe Cleaner  

Gift Wrap

1.  Gift Wrap ~ A clever way to decorate gift wrap!  Braid pipe cleaners or twist them to wrap around your packages. 

Easy Pipe Cleaner Crafts 

Pipe Cleaner Crown

2.  Pipe Cleaner Crown ~ Every princess needs her crown, right?!  Make your own custom fit crown using tinsel pipe cleaner. 

Pipe Cleaner Flower Bouquet {Easy Craft}

3.  Pipe Cleaner Flower Bouquet {Easy Craft} ~ Every mother will love to receive this gorgeous handmade bouquet from their children on Mother’s Day. This easy craft is simple to make and dads will have no problem helping young children make one of their own. Best of all, this bouquet never wilts and make a beautiful keepsake for mom.

Flower Pipe Cleaner Rings

4.  Flower Pipe Cleaner Rings ~ Twist up some fun with these flower rings.  Now your little princess can make her own rings!

Pipe Cleaner Craft

Pipe Cleaner Sewing

5.  Pipe Cleaner Sewing ~ A fun introductory to sewing using pipe cleaners and plastic canvas. 


Dr. Seuss Crafts

6.  Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Craft {Kids Crafts} ~ Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday with this fun pipe cleaner kids crafts.  This craft is great for children of all ages, including teenagers.

Pipe Cleaner Toys

Dinosaur Pipe Cleaner Toys {Kids Crafts}

7.  Dinosaur Pipe Cleaner Toys {Kids Crafts} ~ I love pipe cleaners!  There are a million kids crafts you can do with them! They come in tons of colors, are cheap and readily available at your local craft or dollar store. This is a great make-anytime activity that you can do with minimal preparation. Pull this one out next time your kid says she’s bored, or on a rainy day.

Alien Pipe Cleaner Craft {Easy Craft}

8.  Alien Pipe Cleaner Craft {Easy Craft} ~ Children will go crazy making this collection of easy craft pipe cleaner aliens. Aliens are the perfect fun kids craft because they simply can’t mess up an alien. Just make them up as you go along, using whatever you have laying around the house.

Pipe Cleaner Spiders {free printable}

9.  Pipe Cleaner Spiders {free printable} ~ These silly spiders are made with pipe cleaners, beads and printable spider.  

Holiday Kids Crafts

Pipe Cleaner Tree Tutorial

10.  Pipe Cleaner Tree Tutorial ~ This sweet pipe cleaner forest is perfect for any holiday. All you need are pipe cleaners and twigs! This tutorial can be made by older kids with adult supervision.

Valentine Yarn & Pipe Cleaner Craft

11.  Valentine Yarn & Pipe Cleaner Craft ~ Craft your own hugs and kisses Valentine’s Day decor by wrapping yarn over the pipe cleaner shaped letters.  So sweet!

Pipe Cleaner Garland

12.  Pipe Cleaner Garland ~ Interlocking pipe cleaner hearts make this adorable Valentine’s Garland.

Easy Pipe Cleaner Shamrocks {Shamrocks}

13.  Easy Pipe Cleaner Shamrocks {Shamrocks} ~ All you need to make these shamrocks is a green pipe cleaner and your hands! They can be used for almost anything decor, gift topper or even just to hand out to friends! Easy to make, cute to display!


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