12 Christmas and Winter Play Dough Recipes

Here are 12 fantastic play dough recipes that will be perfect to make and play with this Christmas and winter! In fact, many of them would be easy, homemade and frugal (not to mention original and fun!) gifts to give to the kids in your life too.

 How about one play dough recipe for each of the 12 days of Christmas?! Please check out each link and pin and share the ones you love. These would also make wonderful homemade Christmas presents for kids, along with a little cutter, rolling pin and toy figures to match!

Featuring Ideas from: 

Candy Cane Play Dough [Love Play Learn]

White Snow Play Dough [The Imagination Tree]
Chocolate Box Play Dough [The Imagination Tree]

Christmas Pudding Play Dough [Sun Hats and Wellie Boots]


Gingerbread Play Dough [The Imagination Tree]


Scented Snowman Play Dough [Sugar Aunts]


Peppermint Play Dough [The Fairy and the Frog]


Pine Scented Winter Woods Play Dough [Small Potatoes]


Oranges and Lemons Play Dough [The Imagination Tree]

Pie Play Dough [Little Moments]
Love play dough recipes and activities? We have hundreds on this site (a little obsessed!)


  1. says

    Thank you so much for including us in your play dough round up! We’ll be sure to share with our FB an twitter followers in a bit (after the kids go to bed!) It is always fun to see your features each week…(along with your other creative play ideas, of course!)

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