Easy DIY Trinket Or Treasure Tray (Boy & Girl Versions)

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Create your own DIY Jewelry and Trinket Tray, using simple items you may even have at home… such a fun and easy craft idea!

The horse trinket tray is the perfect place for a little girl’s rings, coins, keys, and other little items!

While the dinosaur treasure tray is perfect for a little boy’s necklaces, rocks, coins, or other treasures!

Let me show you how to make one of these easy jewelry or treasure trays using a small plastic toy and some acrylic paint.

Customize and personalize yours by using any plastic toy you like, and you’re favorite color.

This simple craft is easy enough for a child to put together, and perfect for them to use once finished.



Another easy craft that you and the kids can make is this Dollar Tree Fairy Garden.

Little Girl’s Trinket Tray

What You need:

  • Small White Dish or Bowl
  • Pink Acyclic Paint
  • Small Plastic Horse
  • Paintbrush
  • Hot Glue Gun


  1. Paint the horse with the pink paint. Let dry and repeat the process again to get a good coat on it. Let dry.
  2. Add hot glue to the bottom of the feet and place it in the middle of the dish.
  3. Hold for a few seconds then let dry completely.
  4. Add rings, earrings, necklaces, or any trinkets you wish.

Little Boy’s Treasure Holder

What You Need:

  • Small White Dish or Bowl
  • Small Plastic Dinosaur
  • Green Acrylic Paint
  • Foam Brush
  • Hot Glue Gun


  1. Paint the dinosaur with the green paint and let dry. Repeat step so you get a nice good coat on it and let dry completely.
  2. Place hot glue on the bottom of the dinosaur’s feet and press down in the middle of the dish.
  3. Hold for a few seconds then let dry completely.
  4. Add necklaces, rocks, coins, or any treasures to your dish.
  5. Have Fun!!

How fun is this?! I can’t wait to see what you guys come up with! 

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Hello, I’m Vickie aka The Crazy Family Mom!

The creator of A Crazy Family and a stay-at-home mom of a little boy with a big personality. I love to share real food recipes, parenting tips & encouragement, fun kids activities, and so much more! Plus, I am thrilled to provide you with a space to celebrate all that is awesome (and a little crazy) in the world.

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