We’re always suckers for DIY baby-related projects, and this baby mobile tutorial from Emily is super cute — and pretty easy!
This tutorial is actually ultra simple and uses just a few inexpensive crafting supplies that you may already have laying around: photos, craft paper, scissors, glue, wire, and a paper punch. And don’t stop at photos… think of spaceship shapes, circles and triangles, bugs and birds, monsters, jungle animals. There are just SO MANY possibilities!
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And really, this mobile could be used for anyone anywhere. Felt fruit shaped mobile in the kitchen? Yes please! A more grown-up felt planet mobile for your big boy’s room? Uhhh.. YEAH. And this craft does double duty as a project your little guys and gals could actually help with.
Thanks to Holly, for sharing this rad and super funkin’ easy DIY mobile. Please, Offbeat Mama readers, if you make this sweet little baby mobile SHARE YOUR PICTURES! We can’t wait to feast our eyes on more variations and colors of this baby beauty.
Of course this isn’t the only project you and the kidlets can dream up… here are a few more that we love:
Sweater boots! Ideal for tweens and teens:
This is a super cute idea for toddlers who want to mimic baby-wearing:
Tired of average ABC books? DIG THIS:
BALL PAINTING! This is a rad way to spend a warm day:
If you like piñatas, the Uteriñata will make you shriek with glee: