Royal Crown Kids Craft

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 As royal baby number 2 has just been born I thought I would share a crown craft to celebrate.  This was a craft that O made a couple of years ago, just before he was 2 (love looking at old photos of him when he was wee).

You’ll Need:

* Cardboard

* Scissors

* Paint

* Stapler/sellotape

* Sponges/roller

* Craft foam

* Glue

1.  Cut out a simple crown shape from cardboard, taped it down on the Tuff Spot and O used sponges and a paint roller to paint it.

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2.  I then cut out a train shape and steam (he was obsessed about trains even then!) from craft foam and he glued them down onto the crown.

3.  Once it was all dry I measured it around his head and then stapled the two sides of the crown together, cutting off the excess.

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Of course you can add whatever embellishments you would like including sequins, glitter and stickers.

Ta da, a cute crown!

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I would love to see photos if you try making one too!

J x



LarabeeUK

27 Comments

  1. May 5, 2015 / 11:56 am

    What a lovely craft to welcome Princess Charlotte, I really wish I’d have been more on the ball last week and prepared some royal activities.

    Thanks so much for linking up to #toddlerapprovedtuesday this week, Leandra & Becky xx
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  2. May 5, 2015 / 7:29 pm

    I love that you did this craft outside – that definitely keeps things cleaner! He looks so cute. I love looking at old pictures too, I can get sucked into it for hours!
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    • monsterid May 5, 2015 / 9:17 pm

      Ha ha, yes I like to keep things outside if the weather is good! 🙂 x

    • monsterid May 6, 2015 / 7:16 am

      Thank you! Yes, anything placed on my 15 month olds head is the same, maybe later this year he’ll keep it on! 🙂 x

    • monsterid May 6, 2015 / 7:17 am

      Thank you! It was an easy and fun craft for him! 🙂 x

    • monsterid May 6, 2015 / 12:01 pm

      Yay, it’s so fun and easy to do! Enjoy! 🙂 xx

  3. May 6, 2015 / 4:51 pm

    Aww what a lovely idea! Much easier than the crown I attempted to make Luke for his first birthday (disaster!) I think when he’s feeling a bit better, we’ll give this a go. And we’re still dreaming of our tuff spot hehe. Thanks for linking up to #ToddlerApprovedTuesday. Ray xx
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    • monsterid May 6, 2015 / 5:05 pm

      Get down to B&Q and get a cement mixing tray, exactly the same thing and cheaper at only £15! This was easy and fun to do for kids, but if you want to make a birthday crown yourself you can make one from felt really easily. I’ve got a post about birthdays coming up soon! 🙂 xx

    • monsterid May 7, 2015 / 6:26 am

      Thanks Louise! It’s great for all activities! 🙂 xx

  4. May 8, 2015 / 6:33 pm

    Love that you have a tuff spot too, they are great aren’t they? This is such a simple idea but so much fun! Thank you for sharing in #KidsCorner x
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    • monsterid May 8, 2015 / 7:16 pm

      They are fantastic, I did a post a week or so about a few tuff spot uses, we love using it! Thanks for comments! 🙂 xx

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