We absolutely love this round up of perler bead ideas. There are hundreds of creative possibilities with these unique perler bead creations!
The number of projects that you can make using these tiny, melty beads seems to be endless. Today I have rounded up a ton of great perler bead craft ideas from all over the place. Check them out…
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Our crafting essentials for these projects:
- We love using this flat bottom dry iron for perfect bead melting every time.
- These perler bead tweezers are ideal for grasping and picking up beads.
- This Perler Bead Peg Board system is our favorite because it interlocks together for larger projects.
- We also use these peg boards and fuse beads in a million different colors.
- These stackable storage containers make keeping our perler beads organized and tidy easy.
20+ perler bead ideas for kids:
Patriotic Cup Covers are fun designs for a perler beads drink topper. They are super easy crafts to make with a circle pegboard!
These Mario and Luigi Bubble Wands are based on my kids favorite characters!
These homemade Bubble Wands are even more fun than ones found at craft stores.
These Super Mario perler bead designs are so much fun!
Robots make fun perler bead magnets!
This Feather Necklace is one of my own designs.
These Star Wars perler bead mini patterns are a fun idea for Star Wars fans.
A Watermelon Key chain is perfect for summer.
These Minion Cup Covers make a fun craft for summer time.
This 3D BB8 Pattern is super fun too!
We love all of these Plants vs. Zombies perler bead designs!
This 3D Mario is a unique design!
More fun projects:
Jewellery is one of my favorite perler bead crafts to make.
Earrings are perfect for older children to make.
Add perler beads to your home decor with this clock.
We love these free patterns for Chistmas Ornaments
Perler bead hearts would make a fun activity for Valentines.
This chevron perler necklace pattern from the Crafted Sparrow makes a pretty perler bead necklace that I would actually wear.
A perler bead Card makes a great gift!
Check out this Perler Bead Alphabet
Puzzles are fun to make on square pegboards.
These Notebooks from Eighteen 25 are perfect for younger kids to make.
This Deer Head is absolutely adorable!
Bookmarks are another easy perler bead craft.
Minecraft Blocks are super fun too!
This perler bead bowl is so pretty!
Perler bead bracelets are a fun craft idea for little girls.
This Strawberry Marker is super cute!
Spinning Tops are perfect for little kids.
Which of these perler bead craft ideas would your kids make first? My kids love, love, love creating their favorite cartoon characters out of perler beads. They love this so much that there are perler beads literally everywhere. In every crack and crevice our our home!
It’s totally worth it though for the hours of entertainment and fun they have making perler bead projects. And stepping on a perler bead is not as bad as stepping on a Lego so, win-win!
Are your kids as obsessed with perler beads as mine are?