Perler Projects and Inspiration

Projects

Summer Cookout

Use Perler beads to create your own summer cookout, complete with food, drink, and grilling tools!

Birthday Cake Slice

Help us celebrate our 40th birthday with this delicious looking birthday cake slice!

Summer S'mores

Make these yummy camping favorites with Perler beads.

Pineapple Keychain

This fun pineapple keychain is easy to make from Perler beads. Add it to your backpack and you'll always be able to find your key!

3D Cake

Create this amazing 3D cake for a birthday or Mother's Day—both options included! Cake opens up to hold treats, cards, or small gifts inside. Designed by Kyle McCoy.

Pizza My Heart

Make this for your best friend as the perfect Valentine or birthday gift! Printed message provided, or use a photo. Designed by Kyle McCoy.

Sweets for the Sweet

For your bestie, make a cupcake, ice cream cone, heart, and BFF design in Perler beads to let them know how much their friendship means.

Ice Cream Cones

Have fun making these realistic looking ice cream cones with Perler beads. We created Peppermint Swirl and Chunky Strawberry "flavors", but you can change the bead colors and pattern to create YOUR fa

Sweet Cupcake

Have a cupcake party and let each of your friends make a Perler cupcake to take home!

Fruit Bookmarks

Kids will love making these quick and colorful fruit bookmarks—great for sharing and trading!

3D Waffle

Making this dimensional waffle is just plain fun with layers of Perler beads. No syrup needed! Designed by Kyle McCoy.

Popsicle Party

Have a popsicle party! Perfect for kids' birthdays or graduations or summer events. Add the printable tags or use photos to celebrate your occasion. Designed By Lennis Rodriguez.

Treat Time Jewelry

Girls will have a great time making these treat food jewelry pieces from Perler beads—an ice cream sandwich necklace with matching ice cream cone earrings, plus watermelon slice earrings. Designed By

Ice Cream Visor

This simple and quick project gives you a fun way to show off with Perler Beads and dress up a sun visor at the same time! What's your favorite ice cream flavor?

Cupcake Party

For your child's next birthday, have a Cupcake Party! Using Perler's cupcake pegboard, you can create invitations, fun party favors, a gift tote, even let the kids make their own cupcakes! Add a littl

Yummy Cupcakes

Create these fun cupcake designs with Perler beads and have a pretend tea party! The striped beads look just like sprinkles!

3D Picnic Faves

Our fun 3D picnic food favorites will make you hungry! The hot dog with everything, watermelon, and slice of pie a la mode are such fun. Created easily with slabs of bead pieces. Designed By Holly Cra

Cheeseburger

Create this fun cheeseburger out of Perler Beads, complete with two meat patties, double cheese, lettuce, and tomato on a sesame seed bun!

Healthy Breakfast

Have fun creating a "healthy breakfast" out of Perler Beads, complete with eggs sunny side up, bacon, and whole wheat toast with a pat of butter! Great to use with youngsters for playing pretend, or f

Citrus Hopscotch Markers

These colorful citrus slices in summery shades make great hopscotch markers!

Can Cozies

Designed By Holly CraftCreate can cozies as gifts with Perler Beads! Shows off your school colors, your favorite team colors, or your favorite sport.

Foodie Backpack Clips

Decorate your backpack with these colorful foodie designs—a donut, pizza slice, and popsicle. Add googly eyes for an extra fun look!

Box of Chocolates

Create this box of chocolates that almost looks like the real thing, but no calories! This is a fun project for kids to make for Mom or Grandma for Valentine's Day or a special occasion.

Hot Chili Peppers

Hot-cha-cha! These smiling chili peppers make a fun garland for a south-of-the-border fiesta or Cinco de Mayo celebration. Super easy and quick! Designed By Karen Benvenuti.

Mom and Me Cupcake Frame

This "sweet" project is one that's fun to do together as mother and daughter and can hold a 2" x 1 3/4" photo. Great for a birthday party activity or a gift for Grandma!

Biggie Beads Watermelon

Create a fun and easy slice of watermelon for your fridge or as a word learning game with Perler Biggie Beads. You won't mind the seeds in this watermelon! Designed By Holly Craft.