"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

So, I haven’t shared this on the blog yet, but I love to make cards. My daughters (especially Abby) like to sit down with me and make their own cards while I am making mine. A few months ago, while Abby and I were sitting together, making cards, she said “Momma, I like to make stuff with you!” ..It pretty much melted my heart. :) And a few days after that, she told me that she wanted her own “stuff” to make her cards. I instantly thought CHRISTMAS GIFT! 

And here it is.. 
Card making kit for kids 2 

  Card making kit for kids 12

Card making kit for kids

And here is what’s inside.. 
Card making kit for kids 10

Cardstock that has been pre cut and scored (folded) into cards, stickers, stamps and ink, die cuts, pre cut scrapbook paper, and a roll of double sided tape (I switched out the Scotch cardboard with pink paper). 

The girls were so excited to get this on Christmas morning! And I had so much fun making it for them. :) 

Did you make any of your child(ren)’s gifts this Christmas? I’d love to hear about it!

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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)

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