Cork hats were traditionally worn by jackaroos and swagmen to keep the flies off their faces in the Australian outback. Now you can make your own!
Decorate hats, caps and slippers, make a hat out of newspaper, fold clothes out of origami paper - lots of clothing crafts to have fun with here!
This is an easy gift idea for kids to make, and they can really go to town personalising their slippers for the recipient!
Kids can make this fun kilt card for a Scottish friend's birthday, or perhaps for St Andrew's Day!
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This is a well-known and simple origami model, fun to make with kids because they can enjoy wearing the finished object! And there is nothing to stop you sticking down the flaps, painting the hat and adding all sorts of embellishments, so you can use this model for dressing up projects too.
This origami shirt is a little tricky to fold, but it's worth persevering because it looks great. You could make it with plain paper and add your own decorations, or find a nice stripe or check for a different effect.
Perfect for your Independence Day parade or picnic, this Uncle Sam Hat is fun to make and will help your child celebrate the Fourth of July in style!