Did you ever want to impress your kids by building them a special wooden toy? We know that this idea is not simple and it takes a little effort, but it is totally worth realizing it. Wooden toys are absolutely magical. This toy is a simple beauty that connects us with nature. If you think that wood crafting is outside of your possibilities, you are wrong. With the right router table for your woodworking needs and a little help from following instructions, everything is easier.
We singled out these incredible fun toys that are not difficult to build. You will be the greatest parent ever. It will occupy your children so you can relax and enjoy your free time.

Wooden Doll Houses

Handmade crafted dollhouses remain one of the best additions to children’s playroom. They continue to be popular and enchanting toy valued by both parents and children. Kids of all ages, both girls and boys, are delighted with this magical item.
They are very important for child imagination. It provides educational benefits for social and intellectual development, both when they are playing alone, or with other kids. Playing with it will help to express themselves, their feelings, thoughts, happiness or worries.

So what are you waiting for? Grab materials you need, choose the right wood router and make your child the best toy ever! Follow the instruction and build different types of doll houses for your little ones.

Wooden Doll House
Materials and tools to use:
  • PureBond Plywood
  • 3-inch screws
  • 1 1/4 inch finish nails
  • 2-1/2″ Screws
  • Wood Glue
  • Wood Filler
  • 120 grit sandpaper
  • Non-toxic paint
  • paint brush
  • tape measure
  • Hammer
  • Safety Glasses
  • Wood router
  • Drill
  • Jigsaw
  • Sander

Wooden Rainbow Building Blocks

Well, you can build almost anything with the magical wooden blocks. You can give projects to your children and look how they are building it on their own. It will provide them a whole day of fun.

wooden rainbow
This game is very important to your child. They feel accomplished when they make something on their own. From Towers to space car, whatever they can imagine. Building it, kids use many skills. They learn about geometric shapes and how to be precise when putting the block on the block.

It will also enhance logical thinking capability. And they are super simple and easy to make. You could use hubby boards, short lengths. They are about 36 inches and already cut down to square shapes. For finishing your blocks use non-toxic paint. You children will enjoy playing with it.

Material and tools to use:
  • Safety glasses
  • Timber of various lengths
  • Scroll sawor band saw
  • Miter saw (optional)
  • Saw blades
  • Pencil
  • Sanding paper
  • Non-toxic paint

Puppet Theatre

If your child likes to perform the puppet show then this homemade toy will be perfect for him. Here is the chance for little writers to share their talent. Making costumes and decorations will be the fun part.
You can also help your children to do that. Organize the show for a whole family. Call your parents and friends to enjoy the performance that your little ones have prepared. This is the ultimate fun for your kids.

It will introduce them to the new skills, such as paper cutting, sewing, clay and other crafts. When you built it, you can let your children decorate. They can also paint the theater, of course, with a little help. So start working on this delightful toy following these steps.

play shop and theatre
Materials and tools to use:
  • 2 long thin boards, 60 inches
  • 1 piece of plywood 36X24 inches
  • 2 thin boards 5.5X36 inches
  • 2 1in thick boards 24X6 inches
  • Brackets
  • Fabric (about 1.5 yards)
  • Cotton batting
  • Staple gun
  • Wood glue

Wooden Stacker

Stackers are incredible fun and educational toys, perfect for toddlers. Your baby will have so much fun playing with it and at the same time will learn new skills. It has become one of the most used toys. Your baby will love to play with it. This toy promotes sequencing, sorting, and color and size recognition.
Wooden Stacker
Your toddler will develop better hand-eye coordination and spatial awareness. For a simple toy as this, there are many ways to play with it. You could build a tower, a house, or whatever your child can imagine, and create art with it. Use it for practicing math skills.

After all, it is both fun and educational toy, so your toddler will have a lot of options to play with. The design is very simple so you won’t have troubles following these instructions for making one for your kids. This will also be the perfect gift for your friends’ baby.

Material and tools to use:
  • Wood – 1″ x 8″ x 36” solid wood
  • Non-toxic paint
  • All-natural beeswax and jojoba oil finish
  • Dowel rod – 7/8” x 6”
  • Wood glue
  • Hand saw, table saw or miter box
  • Electric Drill – with 7/8” and 1” drill
  • Sandpaper
  • Safety glasses
  • Face mask

Wooden Name Puzzles

Who doesn’t like puzzles? From children to adults, everybody loves them! They are fun and challenging. Playing with puzzles, your child exercises his mind, improves many skills. It will enhance child development.
Children need to think and develop strategies for completing the puzzle. It helps them to improve reasoning skills and problem-solving. Your kid will develop better hand-eye coordination, social and cognitive skills. Achieving a goal and overcoming the challenges provides a boost to their self-confidence. It takes a little effort to make it, but with the right instructions, nothing is impossible.
Wooden Name Puzzles
Materials and tools to use:
  • Maple board
  • Drill
  • Fretsaw or scroll saw
  • Safety glasses


Let your child explore the wonderful world of wooden toys. They help kids to develop independent thinking, imagination hand-eye coordination, motor skills and memory skills. And above all, they are super fun!