58 Cool Thanksgiving DIY projects

These Thanksgiving DIY projects and crafts are the perfect way to give thanks this time this holiday season.

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  1. No-Bake Pumpkin Cookies

    No-Bake Pumpkin Cookies

    We love fall, but not the warm weather that sticks around for most of the season, making baking unenjoyable. These tasty, tiny no-bake treats...

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  2. Thanksgiving Jar

    Thanksgiving Jar

    Thanksgiving is a day to give thanks for the harvest and express gratitude. Sounds so easy, but as I am running through the aisles of...

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  3. Thanksgiving Snack Mix

    Thanksgiving Snack Mix

    Whether you are looking for a snack to tide your family over while you are making Thanksgiving or a fall snack when your kid's got...

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  4. Cornucopia of Art

    Cornucopia of Art

    Creating a children's table for Thanksgiving is a fun tradition for our family. My children love brainstorming and decorating each detail. This fall, we built...

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  5. "I'm Thankful for You" Cards

    Thanksgiving always gives me warm fuzzies. The family gatherings, the irresistible comfort food--it makes me smile just thinking about it. When my oldest son was...

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  6. Thanksgiving Tree

    Thanksgiving Tree

    I will be the first to admit: There are lots of things to be thankful for, yet I rarely acknowledge them. I always seem to...

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  7. Popcorn Turkey

    Popcorn Turkey

    Create a new Thanksgiving tradition with a turkey the kids can carve! This cute turkey is made with just popcorn and tissue paper and takes...

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  8. Corn Husk Doll

    Corn Husk Doll

    Corn husk dolls remind me of my childhood... I wanted my kids to get in on the fun too, so I came up with a...

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  9. Candy Corn Turkeys

    Candy Corn Turkeys

    We have been making these fun turkey-themed snacks every Thanksgiving since my oldest child was a toddler. This treat was shared with me by a...

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  10. Raffia Pumpkins

    Raffia Pumpkins

    Lovely raffia, jute, or twine pumpkins--made just like papier mache. Here's a project that my daughter and I loved creating together!

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  11. Spin Art Turkey

    Spin Art Turkey

    Spinning paint is one of my children's absolute favorites. When we do this, we always end up with many more paintings than we need!

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  12. Kindness Wreath

    Kindness Wreath

    A ribbon is added to a wreath each time a family member points out an act of kindness. When the wreath is full, we decide...

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  13. Leaves + Contact Paper = Fall Placemats

    Leaves + Contact Paper = Fall Placemats

    In anticipation of Thanksgiving, my kids created these simple-to-make placemats for all of our guests. First, we took a bag and head outside for a nature...

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  14. "T" is for "Turkey" Paper Craft

    When it comes to kids' activities, I have two great loves. First, I'm crazy about teaching children how to read. (I founded a website devoted...

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