Today we are sharing the best perler bead ideas around! From perler bead crafts to things to make with perler beads, we have the ideas that kids will want to make at home.
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 favorite perler bead projects, the best of the web, for you right here.
Best Perler Bead Ideas
The first 7 favorite perler bead crafts are pictured above. Each are super fun things to make with perler beads that I can’t wait to try.
Melty Bead Bookmarks
And of course when reading chapter books you will need bookmarks, right? see the gorgeous kid-friendly 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 Bead Kaleidoscopes
Just look at what you can make with some toilet roll tubes and peeler beads! just awesome from BabbleDabbleDo
Make a Perler Bead Bowl
This Perler Bead Bowl craft is such a gorgeous bead craft for girls, how pretty! see how to make right here on Kids Activities Blog
Kids Bike License Plates from Melty Beads
Aren’t these fun!! Kids will revel in the opportunity to design and personalize 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 & check our her stretchy perler bead fruit bracelets too!
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
More Bead Fun for Kids
- Super fun crafts with pony beads for kids from Play Ideas.
- How to make paper beads that are colorful like a rainbow!
- Simple DIY beads made out of drinking straws…these turn out so cute and are great for lacing with younger kids.
- Preschool math with beads – super fun counting activity.
- How to make a beaded wind chime…these are so fun!
- This genius threading craft for preschoolers are actually crazy straws and beads!
Which perler bead project did you choose first?