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93 5 Minute Crafts, Recipes, and More!

Make easy 5 minute crafts with the whole family with all the fun tutorials here!

Updated January 12, 2021
93 5 Minute Crafts Recipes and More

Discover our most popular 5 minute crafts and recipes from Prime Publishing! Make kids crafts, slime, girly projects, and other crafts in no time.

There are so many intricate and advanced craft projects you can make, but not everyone has the time or money to invest in those beautiful projects right now. Instead, find something you can make in a hurry, maybe even with items you already have around the house!

Dust off that sewing machine and browse some of the super quick patterns below. The longest part of these projects will be remembering how to thread that sewing machine! Meanwhile, maybe you're looking for some fun new hairstyles or makeup looks to try. The ideas we've compiled won't take you forever to achieve. And of course we have so many wonderful kids crafts to try together! These quick and easy projects are great for little ones with short attention spans. We have tons of slime recipes in particular they'll love!

Find girly 5 minute crafts, crafts with food, and some quick recipes to make, too. This collection is full of great ideas that take 5 minutes (or less) to make!

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5 Minute Crafts, Recipes, and More!

Girly 5 Minute Crafts

5 Minute Crafts for Kids

Young kids have short attention spans, so if you need a craft that can be completed quickly, look no further than this list of kids crafts you can make in 5 minutes.

  1. Glow in the Dark Butterflies
  2. DIY Quick Sand for Kids
  3. Little Loopy Fabric Flower
  4. How to Make Pom Poms with a Fork
  5. 5 Minute Paper Party Hats
  6. 5 Minute Duct Tape iPhone Case
  7. Quick and Cute Button Pumpkins
  8. Raffia DIY Headband

Raffia DIY Headband

Food Crafts You Can Make in 5 Minutes

5 Minute Slime Recipes

How can you go wrong with slime? While some slime recipes take longer, these are super quick to work up. Maybe they only take a few minutes to make, but there are hours of fun ahead!

  1. Mickey Mouse Slime
  2. Fluffy Unicorn Slime
  3. Mermaid Slime
  4. Frozen-Inspired Slime
  5. Galaxy Slime
  6. Patriotic Slime
  7. 90s Neon Slime
  8. Oobleck
  9. Fluffy Slime
  10. Glow in the Dark Crunchy Slime
  11. How To Make Kinetic Sand
  12. Crayon Slime
  13. How to Make Magnetic Galaxy Slime

Frozen-Inspired Slime

5 Minute Makeup Tutorials

Some of the prettiest makeup tutorials can take as long as half an hour to accomplish! You can still achieve stunning results in only 5 minutes with these makeup tutorials.

  1. Fun Ombre Eye Shadow Look
  2. Winged Eyeliner Tutorial
  3. How to: Everyday Smokey Eye (Steps with Photos!)
  4. How to Fill in Your Eyebrows
  5. Color Correcting Tutorial

Winged Eyeliner Tutorial

5 Minute Sewing Projects

If you're new to sewing, need a quick project to use up some scraps, or simply are looking for something fun to do in between activities one day, these are some sweet patterns to make!

  1. 5 Minute Bread Bag
  2. Diy Shirt: 5 Minute Sewing Tutorial
  3. 5 Minute Tissue Holder
  4. Adorable Hot Pads In 5 Minutes
  5. Easy Placemat Clutch In 5 Minutes
  6. 5 Minute Free Bag Pattern
  7. 5 Minute DIY Bookmark
  8. 5 Minute Halter Top
  9. 5 Minute DIY Gift Card Holder
  10. 5 Minute Happy Kitty Catnip Toy
  11. 5 Minute Skirt

Adorable Hot Pads In 5 Minutes

5 Minute Crafts for the Whole Family!

Whether you need some living room decor everyone can enjoy or a craft to do together with the kiddos, the tutorials below are some more of our favorite projects that can be completed in a jiffy!

  1. 5 Minute Tassel Tutorial
  2. 5 Minute Spring Bouquet
  3. Easiest DIY No-Sew Farmhouse Pillow
  4. 5 Minute Gold Marbled Pillows
  5. How to Make Soap in 5 Minutes

5 Minute Gold Marbled Pillows
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