3 DIY Ideas for Kids

Parents and kids can get crafty together with these fun projects from the first ever HGTV Magazine for Kids .

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Craft a Cubby

Find the step-by-step instructions for this project here. Parental assistance advised. Wood: 4'W x 2'D x 1/4"H birch panel, $10, homedepot.com; Crate: Authentic 13"W x 13"D x 11"H dairy crate in orange, $10, containerstore.com; Hardware and legs: Angle top plates, $6 each, and McCobb Mid Century Modern 4" legs in white pine, $9 each, both tablelegs.com; Hooks: Clear medium hooks, $4 for a set of 2, command.com for stores

Glitter a Light Switch

Find the step-by-step instructions for this project here. Parental assistance advised. Paint: Glitter Blast Sparkling Waters by Krylon

Whip Up a Candy Wrapper Lamp Shade

Find the step-by-step instructions for this project here. Parental assistance advised. Lamp: Gumball lamp in white with shade, $89, landofnod.com