A Homemade Life
Welcome to Homemade Life.

To take full advantage of everything offered by our forum, please log in if you are already a member or join our community if not ....

Chilli-head
Who is online?
In total there are 3 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 3 Guests

None

Most users ever online was 62 on 10th April 2015, 8:24 am
Latest topics
» Food environmental impact
by Dandelion Yesterday at 5:19 pm

» Hungry Birds
by Ploshkin 10th December 2018, 3:12 pm

» More mead ...
by Chilli-head 2nd December 2018, 9:41 pm

» What are you harvesting today?
by Ploshkin 2nd December 2018, 8:24 pm

» Almost forgot the November garden !
by Ploshkin 18th November 2018, 8:08 pm

» "Reservoirs can make water shortages worse"
by Ploshkin 15th November 2018, 9:44 pm

» Tomato Relish
by Ploshkin 7th November 2018, 9:29 am

» Hydropower not sustainable either ...
by Ploshkin 7th November 2018, 9:26 am

» Some stuff I have made
by FloBear 31st October 2018, 9:02 pm

» It's now more difficult to dispose of plastic waste
by Ploshkin 29th October 2018, 4:58 pm

» Should I worry about - nylon strimmer line ?
by Chilli-head 29th October 2018, 3:01 pm

» Garlic storage pot ...
by Dandelion 22nd October 2018, 9:06 pm

» The October Garden - winding down or planning ahead?
by Ploshkin 22nd October 2018, 11:28 am

» knitting soft toys
by Dandelion 14th October 2018, 4:20 pm

» Beetle id please
by Dandelion 4th October 2018, 5:43 pm

» Important: Founder transfer ?
by Chilli-head 1st October 2018, 2:57 pm

» Need a login to insert an image
by Ploshkin 1st October 2018, 2:47 pm

» Kiva - Loans that change lives.
by Dandelion 24th September 2018, 9:46 pm

» Harvest season in the September garden
by Dandelion 21st September 2018, 10:10 pm

» Curry powder
by Chilli-head 19th September 2018, 6:41 pm

Statistics
We have 242 registered users
The newest registered user is mumandmo

Our users have posted a total of 46057 messages in 2378 subjects
HML on FaceBook
Pages we like:


RSS feeds




Handmade Toys

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by Wilhelm Von Rhomboid on 26th April 2011, 10:41 pm

Take several plastic bottles as skittles, as per Pol's suggestion above.
Take toddler-sized child in wheeled babywalker.

hours of fun for toddler and adult alike.

Wilhelm Von Rhomboid

Posts : 2942
Join date : 2009-11-08

http://www.killandcure.net/blog/

Back to top Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by polgara on 26th April 2011, 10:48 pm

Alright Billy. a triple way of keeping everyone amused.

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 72
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Puppets

Post by polgara on 30th April 2011, 11:47 am

A sock or mitten will make a nice new friend for the smalls, & biggher smalls can make there own.

A couple of buttons for the eyes & a small bit of fabric for the tongue, wool for the hair & what ever other decoration you want hey presto a new friend.

A wooden spoon is even easier. mark ekes & nose & mouth with a marker on or in the bowl of the spoon. Take a square of fabric at least 2x the length of the handle, fold into 4 & make a snip in the centre big enough for the handle to slip through. Push the fabric up to the bowl & fasten with glue or a couple of stitches. Tie a ribbon round the neck or use a pony tail band. Big ones would. may enjoy making there own.

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 72
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Musical Instruments

Post by polgara on 16th May 2011, 3:15 pm

A shaker partly fill a tube with dried peas etc seal the top & shake.

A cut down broom handle nail on bottle tops & shake it, it should rattle.

A small wooden box with elastic bands round it make a sort of guitar noise

Comb & a bit of tissue paper make a kazoo.

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 72
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by polgara on 1st July 2011, 3:39 pm

www.toddler-activities-and-tips.com/paper-crafts-for-kids.html

Lots of ideas here, paper windmills are always good fun.

Also a cotton reel with 4 small pins/nails knocked in around 1 end & some spare bits of wool & away you go french knitting

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 72
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by Guest on 21st July 2011, 7:47 pm

hey...

I too make the toys in home for my kids... i also prepare a game with my kids o entertain them during their vacations and free time...

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by polgara on 21st July 2011, 10:34 pm

What sort of toys do you make? All ideas are welcome.

................................................................................................................................
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Elenor Roosevelt


] Enjoy every second of your life, because time races by so much quicker than you think...

So take care of yourself, be Happy, Love Deeply and enjoy life!


avatar
polgara

Posts : 3028
Join date : 2009-11-16
Age : 72
Location : Sunshine Isle

Back to top Go down

default Re: Handmade Toys

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum