Best ever slime and play dough recipes

Don’t spend loads of money at the shops – make your own slime and play dough recipes! The kids will have fun making it as well as playing with it and most of these recipes call for simple household ingredients. We have found the best slime and play dough recipes for you here.

Use this simple recipe using ingredients from the kitchen, including food colouring.

Learn how to make glitter play dough – you don’t have to add the Kool-Aid.

A lot of slime calls for Elmers Glue which can be hard to find in Australia. In this video, two Aussie girls show us how to make some awesome slime without it.

If you are looking for a natural slime recipe, try this one. No borax or glue is involved.

Cornflour + conditioner = slime! Watch this slime and play dough recipe here.


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Written by Angela Sutherland

After spending many years hustling stories on busy editorial desks around the world, Angela is now mum of two little ones and owner/editor at Kids on the Coast / Kids in the City. She is an atrocious cook and loves cutting shapes to 90s dance music.

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