13 Rainbow Loom Animals

By: Haley Hawkins, Editor for
Rainbow Loom Animals to Make

Rainbow Loom is one of the most popular kids' crafts right now because there are just so many different rainbow loom designs that your kids can create. It has gotten so popular that kids have started making fun little rubber band animals. The great thing about making these easy rainbow loom charms is that it keeps kids engaged with what they are doing, and most importantly, it keeps them excited about making crafts themselves. These easy kids crafts are a fantastic way to let their creativity explode! 

No loom? No problem. In this collection, there are even patterns that don't require a loom. You will love how these cheap kids crafts will require minimal materials but lead to so much fun. A lot of these adorable animal charms have Rainbow Loom videos, which will really make it easier for your little ones when they are making their mini zoo of rubber band animals. Before you know it, your kids will be masters in crafting Rainbow Loom animal charms, and your house will become a zoo of fun!

Easy Rainbow Loom Animals

Adorable Turtle Rainbow Loom Charm

When your little ones first start creating their own Rainbow Loom animal charms, they should always start with something simple so they can get the hang of making different Rainbow Loom designs. The Adorable Turtle Rainbow Loom Charm is a great design for kids because it is another one of those simple designs that they will be able to tackle in no time. Pretty soon your house will be filled with these cute little Rainbow Loom animals!

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Adorable Turtle Rainbow Loom Charm

Rainbow Loom Kitty Charm

Every kid needs a pet kitty, especially one that can be purple, blue, or pink! This Rainbow Loom Kitty Charm is the perfect little friend for your kids to take with them everywhere they go. Fun Rainbow Loom ideas like this one will have your kids wanting to make even more animal Rainbow Loom projects.

Rainbow Loom Elephant Charm

Hey, Horton, is that you? Your little ones can make a family of Rainbow Loom animals when they learn how to make this Rainbow Loom Elephant Charm. Elephants travel in herds, so why not let your kids make their rubber band elephants do the same? Perfect for kids who are fans of Dr. Seuss and ones who just love elephants alike!

Slithering Rainbow Loom Snakes

These harmless (but pretty) snakes are the perfect Rainbow Loom animal charms for kids who want a slithery friend but is not allowed to have one. Learning how to make rainbow loom animals like this is so easy that your little ones might end up making a ton of these not-so-scaley darlings to share with their friends.

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Slithering Rainbow Loom Snakes

Ridiculously Cute Rainbow Loom Chameleon

Now, this is one of those rubber band animals that you have to keep your eyes on because it will blend into anything that you put it next to. This is such a simple Rainbow Loom design that your house will be filled with invisible little rubber band chameleons.

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Ridiculously Cute Rainbow Loom Chameleon

Rainbow Loom Octopus Charm

Who says an octopus has to be scary? Your kids can explore the deep sea with this easy rainbow loom project. This Rainbow Loom Octopus Charm will quickly become a popular rubber band buddie among your little ones.


Rainbow Loom Starfish Charm

Rainbow Loom charms that have a beach twist to them are always the best because they remind you of the sunshine and salty air. Feeling a cooped up? Your kids will love making their own crazy colored starfish that will remind them of the beach waves and summer sun.

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Rainbow Loom Starfish Charm

Rainbow Loom Penguin Charm

These easy loom projects aren't just for summer. Make a cute snow pal in time for winter with this Rainbow Loom Penguin Charm project. These cute little Rainbow Loom animals may not waddle, but they sure will make your kids smile.

Two-Fork Goldfish Rainbow Loom Charm

Learn how to make loom band animals without loom with this fun tutorial. If you aren't quite ready to jump into that aquarium life, let your little ones start off with one, two... or five of these Two-Fork Goldfish Rainbow Loom Charm Animals. This mini rainbow loom pattern is simple to make. The kids will have a blast with this charm because they will get to use an out-of-the-box method.

Rainbow Loom Owl Keychain

Whooo can resist this adorable Rainbow Loom Owl Keychain? If your kid can't get enough of owls, then rainbow loom patterns like this are the perfect craft for them try while they're stuck inside. Making rainbow loom projects is also a great craft for kids to do in large groups— like birthday parties or summer camp!

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Rainbow Loom Owl Keychain

Crazy-Cute Rainbow Loom Caterpillars

No need to worry about your kids bringing in critters from outdoors when they can make these Crazy-Cute Rainbow Loom Caterpillars! Colorful, unexpected, and surprisingly simple, these rainbow loom animals are taking the crafting world by storm. Kids can easily make them in different color combinations, too, so the possibilities are endless.

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Crazy-Cute Rainbow Loom Caterpillars

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My favorite animal rainbow loom that I do all the time is the wolf. They are just so beautiful and I love drawing and making them from creative ideas. Especially rainbow loom.


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