18 FUN IDEAS FOR PERLER BEAD CRAFTING

Every time I see my daughter’s jar of Perler beads sitting on the shelf

I keep thinking that there must be something useful we could make with them. Perler bead crafts for kids are just plain awesome! The humble Perler Bead, Hama Bead or Melty Bead or whatever you want to call them ¦.. just wonderfully fuse together to make all sorts of creations. I’ve gathered my favorites, the best of the web, for you right here.

FEATURED IDEAS ABOVE

Melty Bead Bookmarks
And of course when reading chapter books you will need bookmarks, right? see the gorgeous kid-freindly designs on BabbleDabbleDo

Perler Bead Buttons!
Add a pop of color to an old cardigan with perler bead buttons. Extra big DIY buttons for little hands! see how to make on MakerMama

Easy Rainbow Loom Bracelet with Perler Beads
Check out this video tutorial for making Rainbow Loom Bracelets with Perler Beads – very easy to make for beginners and seasoned rainbow loomers!! via dabblesandbabbles

Perler Bead Coasters
Love them! Making them! follow the cuteness over to LoveFromGinger

Mini DIY Kaleidoscopes
Just look at what you can make with some toilet roll tubes and peeler beads! just awesome from BabbleDabbleDo

Perler Bead Bowls
This is such a gorgeous bead craft for girls, how pretty! see how to make right here on KidsActivitiesBlog

Kids Bike Licence Plates
Aren’t these fun!! Kids will revel in the opportunity to design and personalise their own bike plates with Willow Day

EVEN MORE FUN PERLER BEAD CRAFTS…

Hama Bead Bracelets
Deliciously attractive – a fun accessory for big and little girls alike, and you can make them in any color combination to suit your mood. By MakerMama on DIYCandy

DIY Spinning Toys
So colourful, so easy to make, for hours of spinning fun via BabbleDabbleDo

DIY Gift Tags
Super cute robots, balloons, bows, whatever diy decoration you would like to add to gifts for special friends, anytime of year. See the magic on CurlyBirds

Make Pi Day Bracelets!
A great way to combine math, art, and crafting! beads are strung according to Pi’s digits. Cool right? follow along with PinkStripeySocks
You should check our her stretchy perler bead fruit bracelets too! so striking

Like this Perler Bead Mazes
kids will really enjoy both designing their toy and using it. see how to make BabbleDabbleDo

Perler Picture Frame For Kids
Make your own picture frames for you and your best friends using Perler beads! You can make gifts for all your friends and family featuring your favorite photos. see how to make on CraftsUnleashed

Perler Bead Monogram Necklaces
Invite your children to create some 80’s necklaces and initial pendants – see how to make on I Try DIY

Melted Bead Bracelets
These melded peeler bead bracelets look so good they could be store bought! so pretty via craftandcreativity

Melty Bead Puzzles
How clever! functional pentominoes puzzle out of these colorful little melty beads via rachelswartley

DIY Abacus With Melty Beads
Lots of opportunities for learning and development as well as being a lovely project to make together. via lalymom

Fusible Bead Decorations
Perfect for Easter, Halloween, Christmas or time during the year – depending on what cute cookie cutters you have. via picklebums


Happy Crafting
Michelle xx

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