Celebrate friendship in style: How to make a DIY National Best Friend Day Card?

by MS Meenakshi

June 1st 2023, 5:30 pm

National Best Friend Day is fast approaching, and we have a fantastic idea to make it a special day for your child and their bestie. How about letting them be creative and crafty by letting them make a super cool DIY National Best Friend Day Card?

It's a beautiful way to deepen your child's relationship with their bestie and to instil in them the value of thoughtfulness and appreciation. Therefore, in this blog, we're here to assist you in teaching your little artists how to produce imaginative yet simple friendship day cards that could definitely win their closest buddy over. Prepare yourself for a total cuteness overload!

What your child learns from this DIY :

  • Creativity
  • Fine motor skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Patience and perseverance


3 steps to make a cute DIY National Best Friend Day Card


Materials needed

  • Construction paper or cardstock
  • Colored pencils or markers
  • Scissors
  • Stickers, glitter, or other decorative materials (optional)
  • Glue stick

Step-by-step guide 

Step 1: To make a card shape, fold a sheet of cardstock in half. Ensure the fold is clean and crisp. This will serve as the card's base. Let your child choose the color of their choice, it could either be white or any other bright color.


Step 2: Next, assist your child in designing a stunning cover page for the card. On the front cover, they can draw their favorite scenes, patterns, or designs using markers, crayons, or colored pencils. Encourage them to use all of their creativity and make it as colorful as they can.They can also write “ Happy Friendship Day” on the front cover.


Step 3: Encourage your youngster to write a heartfelt note for their best friend inside the card. They can share their affection, gratitude, and the qualities that make their friend so unique. If they require support, you may offer motivational sayings about friendship that they could use. The card will become much more meaningful as a result.



Before finishing, assist your youngster in adding any optional final touches. They can add extra designs of their choice if needed. Make sure to allow them to express themselves creatively and add any additional decorations they choose.

There you have it, folks, a beautiful DIY National Best Friend Day Card made by your child for their bestie! 


Keep in mind that the process is just as crucial as the outcome. While making this beautiful Friendship Day card with your child, embrace the messiness, the fun, and the memories that are made. They'll not only have a one-of-a-kind gift to give their bestie, but they'll also feel more confident in their own abilities and understand what friendship is all about.


Happy crafting and Happy National Best Friend Day!

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