A DIY play kitchen will feed your child’s imagination and keep them entertained for hours preparing imaginary meals. Pretending to prepare food and clean -up the kitchen afterwards for dolls, stuffed animals and other family members helps your child develop skill sets that will go with them throughout their life. You never know what direction life will take your child, and by using one of these 16 DIY play kitchen plans today to build your child a toy kitchen may inspire them to become a world-class chef tomorrow. See also other fun projects for kids : Fairy Garden Ideas, DIY Sand Box, DIY Teepee And DIY Toy Storage.
Over-sized armoires have gone out of style but a kids play kitchen will never go out of style. Recyle that old armoire into a new toy for your child with these inspiring plans. A stove, refrigerator, sink and mirrored window resembled a real kitchen and will provide hours of fun for your child.
Great idea for a large playroom! Use this DIY idea to create a full size kitchen for your child that is complete with open shelving, a table, menu chalk board and colorful flowers. A dream kitchen in a miniature form. Get the tutorial at athomewithnatalie.com
Don’t limit creativity due to limited space, create this play stove that can have multiple functions for your child. Other matching pieces are easy to build to go in a children’s play kitchen when more play space becomes available.
Peg Board Back Splash
This is a space-saving idea that creates a fun toddler play kitchen that has surface work space plus storage space. By using inexpensive peg board as the play stove’s back splash, hanging storage space is created for toy pots and pans. Put wheels on the bottom of the play stove so it can become a mobile cooking unit for your child.
Manly Play Kitchen
Some of the best chefs in the world are men and if you want to inspire the little man in your family to cook, here’s the kids toy kitchen to build. Compact, masculine and inspiring. This DIY design features a double oven, cooktop and open storage.
Start with a few pieces of old wood furniture and end up with a DIY childrens kitchen that will cause the adults to be envious. Modern style, functionality and durability has been created for kids using old, outdated furniture pieces.
Use this DIY idea to transform an old kitchen cabinet into a new play kitchen of kids. Easy, affordable and durable, this design will give your kids hours of creative fun without taking up much space or costing a lot.
Sleek, modern and inexpensive. This DIY kids play kitchen design features clean lines with modern amenities, a stove, sink, refrigerator, under cabinets and upper open shelves in one portable unit. Take the fun outdoors on summer days and bring it back indoors for the winter. The bottom wheels make this inexpensive play kitchen easy to move around.
Recycled Entertainment Center
Flat screen TVs have made the large entertainments centers obsolete, but the big-ticket items are hard to part with. Instead of sending your old entertainment center to the landfill, give it a new life as a child’s play kitchen with these free, detailed plans.
This simple design will give hours of creative fun for the little cook in your life. This simple DIY build features stove, sink, oven, storage and upper shelving. Compact design is great for apartment dwellers.
Colorful Toddler Kitchen
Toddlers are drawn to bright colors and this DIY toddler kitchen will get their attention. Compact and complete with all needed cooking appliances, your toddler will have hours of fun preparing pretend meals.
Night Stand Kitchen
Use these free plans to transform two old night stands into a fun play kitchen. A tile back splash tie the two separate night stands together to make them look like a built-in kitchen.
Vintage Play Kitchen
A throw back to yester-year design, this vintage play kitchen is bright and adorable. Yellow paint color, floral wall paper and red checker board accessories reminds us of grandma’s kitchen.
Entertainment Center Recycle
Here’s another great idea for recycling an old entertainment center. This transformation is simple and a bold paint color makes it attractive. No one will guess this play kitchen used to be an entertainment center.
Side Table Play Kitchen
Start with an inexpensive side table, and use these detailed plans to build a kids toy kitchen around it. The finished product is completed quickly when you start out with something already built.
Pair of Night Stands
Here is another great DIY plan for creating a kids kitchen from a pair of night stands. Step by step plans will take your through the DIY process so you can create your child an attractive and inspiring kitchen of their own.