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8 Epic Emoji-Themed Crafts, Activities & Recipes

Check out the best emoji crafts, activities, and recipes! Whether you're throwing an emoji-themed birthday party or simply want to have some screen-free fun with kids and teens, these DIY activities should bring big smiles.

Are your kids obsessed with emoji? We've rounded up the best emoji crafts, activities, and treats found on Pinterest. Whether you're throwing an emoji-themed birthday party or simply want to have some (shhh... screen-free!) fun with kids, tweens, and teens, these DIY activities should bring big smiles — with heart eyes.

Emoji Masks


Mask your emotions! These fun masks are easy to make out of poster board, construction paper, and large popsicle sticks. They're great for Halloween or as photo booth props for a party!
emoji masks craft
Get the directions for Emoji Masks
Photo credit: Alice & Lois

Emoji Pom-Pom Ornaments


So. Many. Feelings. Make these cute pom-pom emoji faces out of store-bought or homemade yellow pom-poms (they're surprisingly simple to make using yarn and a recycled toilet paper tube). Turn them into Christmas ornaments, or string them together to make a fun garland!
emoji christmas ornament craft
Get the directions for Emoji Pom-Pom Ornaments
Photo credit: Momtastic

Emoji Mini Pinatas


These little pinatas would make a great party favor (or party activity that kids can take home to enjoy). They're made from basic materials you might already have at home: recycled cardboard, tissue paper, and string. Yasss!
emoji pinata craft party favor
Get the directions for Emoji Mini Pinatas
Photo credit: I Spy DIY

Emoji Perler Bead Coasters


Perler bead crafts are making a big comeback! Don't they bring you right back to your summer camp days? Brit + Co. offers free templates and instructions on how to make these super-cool emoji coasters!
emoji perler bead coaster craft
Photo credit: Brit + Co.

Emoji Bingo Game


BINGO! This emoji-inspired version of the game is perfect for birthday parties, road trips, or rainy days. You can print the game cards for free at CatchMyParty.com. Win!
emoji bingo game printable
Photo credit: Catch My Party

Emoji Rice Krispies Treats


How do you feel... about dessert? We love it! Aren't these emoji Rice Krispies treats adorable? Let kids decorate them with store-bought tubes of frosting. For a healthier spin, use rice cakes for the face.
emoji rice krispie treats
Get the directions for Emoji Rice Krispies Treats
Photo credit: Good Housekeeping

Emoji Oreo Cookie Pops


Here's another emoji activity that's pretty sweet. Dip some "Double Stuf" Oreos into yellow melting chocolate, and you have the beginnings of a dessert that is sure to make everyone happy. :)
emoji cookie pops
Get the directions for Emoji Oreo Cookie Pops
Photo credit: Oh Nuts!

Poop Emoji Cupcakes


Last but not least... POOP! It may not be the most appropriate emoji — but the #2 graphic is probably #1 in your kids' hearts. LOL. Making (and eating) these chocolate cupcakes will definitely bring on the giggles.
poop emoji cupcakes
Get the directions for Poop Emoji Cupcakes
Photo credit: Confessions of a Cookbook Queen