How to Make Frozen’s Olaf Without Snow

Frozen's Olaf

So “You Wanna Build a Snowman,” But There’s No Snow! Try one of these 15 Olaf Creations You Can Make Inside!

There’s no snow on the ground (and none in the forecast), but your little ones “wanna build a snowman.” What to do? Thanks to these 15 creative tutorials, you can roll up your sleeves, pull out the DIY crafts and cooking supplies, and get to work making your own Frozen’s Olaf without snow.

Sock Olaf

Sock OlafSource: One Creative Mommy

A sock, some rice, and felt pieces come together to create this kid-friendly and portable version of the lovable Snowman.

Olaf Costume

Olaf CostumeSource: Peek-A-Boo Pattern Shop

Playing dress up is almost as fun as playing in the snow. Craft up this cozy Frozen costume so the kids can be their own Olaf.

Crochet Olaf

Crochet OlafSource: One Dog Woof

Pull out the crochet hooks and yarn and make a plush Olaf toy. This super detailed tutorial tells you exactly how to do it!

Olaf Onesie

Olaf OnesieSource: Mommy Testers

Dress your tiny one in a simple Olaf onesie that requires just a bit of felt and some googly eyes.

Olaf Pinata

Olaf PinataSource: Munchkin Time

Wanting a more life-sized Olaf to play with? Check out this amazing tutorial to make a full-sized Olaf piñata! And maybe you can even use Elsa’s princess wand to knock out all that candy.

Olaf Pumpkin Topiary

Olaf Pumpkin TopiarySource: A Pumpkin and a Princess

Snag some end-of-season faux pumpkins to create a whimsical Olaf to adorn your garden or porch.

Styrofoam Olaf

Styrofoam OlafSource: Crafts ‘n Coffee

This adorable Olaf is crafted from good old-fashioned Styrofoam. Perfect for table centerpieces or mantelscapes.

Olaf Cookies

Olaf CookiesSource: The Country Chic Cottage

Nutter Butter cookies and candy eyes make almost too-cute-to-consume Olaf cookies your kids will surely gobble up! These treats are perfect for any Frozen themed party.

Olaf Puppet

Olaf PuppetSource: Coffee Cups and Crayons

So you tried your hand at Elsa’s braid and makeup and realized you’re better at the easy stuff, right? Making a fun, playable Olaf doesn’t have to take all day or tons of supplies. This puppet comes together in just a few minutes!

Indoor Snowballs

Indoor SnowballsSource: Paging Fun Mums

Use this simple tutorial to make your very own indoor snowballs, and then use them to make an Olaf as seen here!

Olaf Shirts

Olaf ShirtsSource: Mom Endeavors

If the kids are fighting over who gets to play Olaf, whip up these easy shirts so the entire family can partake in the fun!

Paper Roll Olaf

Paper Roll OlafSource: Crafts by Amanda

Even without a well-stocked craft room, these simple Olaf creations come together using mostly supplies from around the house.

Olaf Hat

Olaf HatSource: All for the Boys

If tackling an entire Olaf costume seems like too much, a hat is the perfect accessory to bring this little buddy to life.

Donut Olaf

Donut OlafSource: Bubble Nature Creations

Some of kids’ favorite snacks (cookies, donuts and pretzels) combine to make these perfectly edible and adorable Olafs, sure to bring smiles to everyone around the table.

Olaf Cupcakes

Olaf CupcakesSource: Babble

Get the whole family involved and let everyone make their own Olaf cupcakes featuring edible carrot noses and marshmallow teeth!


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    Thank you for including Olaf Pinata from Munchkintime!!! Love all of these Olaf crafts!