20 Summer Crafts for Girls

Summer days are here, and that means the kids are home! Be ready to fend off those ‘I’m bored’ moments by having some fun crafts on hand for them to do! Today I am sharing with you- 20 Summer Crafts for Girls. So if you’ve got girls, here are some fun things that they can do this summer to stay busy. All of these are great ideas for a rainy day, a day at home because it’s too hot, or even slumber parties. Don’t worry if you’ve got just boys- I’ll be back on Wednesday sharing 20 Summer Crafts for Boys!

Coloring pages are all the rage these days but what do you do when you’re done with them? A Sun Catcher is a great way to display those pretty pages. 100 Directions, 20 Summer Crafts for Girls100 Directions

Bring the flowers indoors on those hot days by making Cupcake Liner Flowers.
Arleene's Glue Projects, 20 Summer Crafts for Girls Arleene’s Glue Projects

Pretend play doesn’t stop just because it’s hot outside- in fact, it should be more encouraged! They would love this Glowing Campfire craft. Buggy and Buddy, 20 Summer Crafts for Girls Buggy and Beyond

Bubbles aren’t just for blowing and popping anymore! You can transform bubbles into a really neat Bubble Painting! Childhood 101, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsChildhood 101

Some kids love exploring the stars and the galaxy above, these Galaxy Jars in a Bottle will have them dreaming about reaching the stars! Crafty Morning, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsCrafty Morning

Girls of all ages love those EOS lipbalms. Don’t go out and buy more, not when they can create their own EOS Lipbalm Cupcake with lots of pretty sprinkles! DIY Projects for Teens, 20 Summer Crafts for Girls DIY Projects for Teens

Bouncing balls of all sizes are always fun- especially if they’re DIY Glow in the Dark Bouncy Balls. Growing a Jeweled Rose, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsGrowing a Jeweled Rose

Confetti is a crowd pleaser but Confetti Eggs are even better, for ANY occasion or party!Happiness is Homemade, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsHappiness is Homemade

Making your own sugar scrub is fun to do- even the little girls would appreciate this Pina Colada Sugar Scrub Soap.Happiness is Homemade, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsHappiness is Homemade

Get the girls busy making their own Wish Bracelets. They’ll love making these for themselves and for friends. Happy Hour Projects, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsHappy Hour Projects

Fill up some balloons with paint and make a mess! Balloon Splatter Painting is a good way to make something neat and uniquehello Wonderful, 20 Summer Crafts for Girlshello Wonderful

If you have some of those old CDs laying around- they make great Scratch Art. Kids Craft Room, 20 Summer Crafts over GirlsKids Craft Room

What’s the best way to get those girls to take a bath after a long day outside? With some Homemade Bath Bombs! Lou Lou Girls, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsLou Lou Girls

Give those pretty birds a place to eat with a Recycled Can Bird Feeder. I could watch birds flittering around for hours. Momtastic, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsMomtastic

Don’t throw out all those water bottles! They can make something magical- like these Water Bottle Wind Spirals. Parent, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsParents

Making jewelry was one of my favorite things to do when I was a kid- these Folded Paper Bracelets are so creative. Picklebums, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsPicklebum’s

Flowers are in full bloom during summer and what better way to add more to the gorgeous flower than a DIY Fairy Garden that the girls can play with and check on daily.Project Nursery, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsProject Nursery

I have found that no matter how old kids are, kids of all ages love playing with Glitter Slime. The 36th Avenue, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsThe 36th Avenue

Get them out of the house for a few hours with some DIY Sidewalk Foam Paint! This is so much more fun than plain ole’ chalk. The TipToe Fairy, 20 Summer Crafts for GirlsThe TipToe Fairy

If you have some serious sweets loving girls, they’ll love learning how to make their own Rock Candy. Tip Hero, 20 Summer Crafts for KidsTip Hero

 I hope that you guys enjoy these 20 Summer Crafts for Girls! Check back on Wednesday- we will have 20 Summer Crafts for Boys.

Mariah Leeson is the creative mind behind www.gigglesgalore.net. With a passion for celebrating, Mariah created Giggles Galore to inspire families to celebrate life’s little moments with creative, budget friendly ideas. She loves cooking, reading, crafting, hosting parties and most of all spending time giggling with her family.

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  1. Great list of ideas! Have to see which ones my 5 and 8 year old will be excited about. I like the Bubble Painting idea! Visiting from Best of the Weekend party.

  2. Those look like great ways to keep kids busy all summer!

    You should come link this up at bloggers spotlight too!

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