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A guide to DIY Ramadan and Eid projects

A guide to DIY Ramadan and Eid projects

This list is for creative parents who wants to make Ramadan and Eid DIY items. I have tried to list the pages I know and follow, and please comment or share links, so we can make a useful list full of inspo and good ideas. I chose to use Instagram profiles for the list: Hello Holy days: The ideas to all kinds of DIY Ramadan and Eid decor has definitely added up over the years! Find everything here: @helloholydays Little Life of Mine: super creative sister, currently living in Jordan sharing all kind of crafts projects and was the woman...

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Where to buy Ramadan and Eid decor?

Where to buy Ramadan and Eid decor?

Where to shop Ramadan and Eid decor: This is a list of the muslim moms who felt the need, got the ideas and worked hard to share their product with you <3

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Mini Masjid: ahlan wa sahlan Ya Ramadan

Mini Masjid: ahlan wa sahlan Ya Ramadan

This year we decided to turn a large part of the children's room into a mini masjid as on going Ramadan activity where the kids can pray, practice quran, sing nasheed with friends and read stories inside of. This project was highly inspired by my1stmasjid.com who makes the coolest masjids for children. Please check them out! Everyone had a role in building our masjid  and it was done for less than 100 kr /15 usd. Even the children living next door wanted to contribute First we went to the shops nearby and got lots of old boxes. We used thick...

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Painting and Decorating Ramadan Stars

Painting and Decorating Ramadan Stars

As a fun Ramadan activity you can paint and decorate our wood ornaments.  Use any type of paint suitable for wood, and depending on how much work you want to put into it, you can sand them (remember to wipe afterwards) , use primer before painting and afterwards use a sealer/ top coat for protection. For the stars below we just used spray nothing else: When the paint was dry our little helpers decorated the stars with glitter and stickers: Try to explain 'less is more' to a 4 year old: For this project we used our wooden FEZ (click here) and ALHAMBRA...

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Ramadan Moon Clock

Ramadan Moon Clock

The last 2 years our girls had lots of fun with our homemade Ramadan Clock. 'Mum where is the Ramadan Clock?'  they already asked. 'It's supposed to hang on the door'. So this year we made it as a free printable for everyone to use and benefit from bi'idnillah. The Ramadan Clock can be used as a fun way to  involve children in the Ramadan nights and to teach them about the lunar calendar. It's an easy way for children to understand when and why the Month of Ramadan begin and ends. When able to go and watch the moon...

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