Whether it’s planes, trains or automobiles, keeping kids happy on long journeys is never easy. But with a little cut, stick n’ stitch, these DIY travel toys will help keep the little ones entertained this summer, from Totnes or Torremolinos.
[Clockwise from top left] 1. Little artists will love this on-the-go scribbling set, including paper, crayons and stickers. Gingercake.bigcartel.com 2. Traffic jams will be a breeze with this make-your-own Tic Tac Toe game – fun for all the family! sayyes.com
3. Kids getting bored? Whip out your own handmade fishing game for instant distraction. homemade-gifts-made-easy.com 4. Easily find all the toys you brought with you (including the batteries) with this handy transparent tote bag. make-it-perfect.com.au
5. You’ll have as much fun making this mini home-from-home as they will playing with it. handmadecharlotte.com 6. This little pom pom village is ideal for making up stories. Squish it into your handbag for convenient fluff fun. blog.mrprintables.com
7. Remember making these at school? Craft your own fortune-tellers to entertain the kids when all the gadgets finally run out of juice. petitandsmall.com 8. Make your own Fuzzy Felt set – guaranteed hours of fun whatever your mode of transport. somethingisdone.com
Need somewhere to stash all their stuff? Try our retro travel bag in Mollie Makes 56.