Crafts 4 Kids Blog

Exploring Bugs In The Back Garden

Exploring Bugs In The Back Garden
My daughter from an early age loved bugs, creepy crawlies and animals and would spend hours digging up worms and making wormeries. She also nursed injured bumble bees (yes really) and butterflies in little plastic pots until they flew away. These early curiosities have developed into a deep love of animals which i have no doubt will manifest into a career involving animals.

Wooden Puzzles and Childrens Puzzles

Wooden Puzzles and Childrens Puzzles
Wooden Puzzles and Childrens Puzzles are great fun for all ages as well as helping children’s mental and physical development. Wooden puzzles tend to be designed for the very young: babies and toddlers first puzzles are ideal for developing early stages of cognitive and physical development. At Crafts4Kids, our aim is to bring you beautifully designed and unusual jigsaws for children that appeal to children of all ages - timeless toys that make great children's gifts every time.

How educational toys support child development

How educational toys support child development
Did you know that the different types of educational toys support different areas of child development? Read on to find out more

Educational Toys

Educational Toys
Crafts4Kids is dedicated to offering parents, grandparents, friends and relatives a wide choice of educational toys to choose as gifts for children whether for birthdays, Christmas or other special occasions or simply to play with!

Family Games This Christmas

Family Games This Christmas
In this digital age where children are getting older and mature before their time, they are used to watching films that are generated by computers, cartoons and animated figures that move perfectly and are so realistic. Games on iPad and x-box where the action figures are so realistic you could be watching a real film. The draw of something more simple is extremely appealing to me.

How to teach children to sew

How to teach children to sew
If you love all things crafty and want to start encouraging your child enjoy making things then there are loads of ways to get them hooked at an early age with that sense of proud achievement when they make something.

Clara Creates - the story behind the sewing kits

Clara Creates - the story behind the sewing kits
The Clara range of Sewing Kits for Children were inspired by the childhood memories of founder Alison Capeling.....

Perseid meteor shower 2017 - how to make an evening of it with children

Perseid meteor shower 2017 - how to make an evening of it with children
Hundreds of meteors will streak across the sky during August but the peak will be between the 12th and 13th. Astronomers predict there will be up to twice as many meteors as usual.

Entertaining The Children This Summer

Entertaining The Children This Summer
With the school summer holidays fast approaching comes the annual challenge of keeping the kids busy and entertained for several weeks - a tall order for any parent!

Oskar & Ellen - The story behind the brand

Oskar & Ellen - The story behind the brand
Oskar & Ellen AB is a family-run company based in Stockholm with the aim to provide an innovative and fun range of soft fabric toys to encourage a child’s imagination through role-play. They are renowned for their high quality products, individually made with unrivalled attention to detail.

Djeco at Crafts4kids

Djeco at Crafts4kids
What makes Djeco toys so special?

Aquarellum Painting Sets at Crafts4Kids

Aquarellum Painting Sets at Crafts4Kids
French painting by numbers kits with a difference - introducing Aquarellum....