Long gone are the days when stress balls or stress relief
balls were only available at stores. The soft and squishy balls can easily be
made at home with some ingredients like balloons, orbeez balls, flours, rice.
The good things are that not all these ingredients are required at the same
time, rather they can be used alternatively. Also, you can utilize gloves or
plastic bags instead of balloons.
The easiest way is to choose some colorful balloons and
paint them in funny ways so that your stress balls become more appealing. The
soft texture of the cornstarch that is inside the balloon will relieve your
Choose colorful balloons and make multiple stress balls at a
time so that you have variations when you need one. The size of the balloon
will depend on the quantity of the stuffing you have put.
The cute faces on the balloon certainly make the balls
expressive and fun to play with. You may place them as a part of your drawing
These balls do not only relive your muscles, rather they
sooth your mind with the aroma of essential oils. If you have anxiety or
headache, then try squeezing such balls.
Instead of using cornstarch, you can make slime at home and
then fill the balloons with it. It will be softer than cornstarch filling. Make
some cute faces using cellophane papers, sharpies, and glitters.
How to Make a Stress Ball out of Slime (Create Your Stress
Balls out of Slime)
The happy and content face is mirroring the mood of the de-stressed
user. You can paint balloon the way you want.
The simple blue ball doesn’t have any design on it, but that
does not lessen its utility.
Who knew that rice could be so useful in making stress
balls. Fill balloons with them, and you have your own stress-relieving tool
Orbeez balls or water beads in rainbow colors look awesome,
especially inside a clear balloon. Satisfyingly yours!
Stretchable balls in various colors are enjoyable things to
have a good time with. Whether you are stressed or not, playing with them is
The playdough is a nice alternative to cornstarch, flour, or
rice. Kids will love to have fun making them.
Engage and inspire your kids to spend their leisure time by
making such stress balls.
The water balloon is colorful because of all the water beads
it contains. Keep one at the drawer of your office desk and squeeze it whenever
you feel you are getting stressed.
Green stress balls are generally sweet, but sweeter when
they exhibit expressions!
The following ball only has two shades, in a coordinated
way, presenting a soothing look altogether. You can choose any other
combination like red and yellow, orange and pink.
Using kinetic sand could be your little scientific project
with your kids. Use as much as you want, but make sure, you use a funnel to
pour that sand into the balloon.
Follow the tutorial and let inner child in you have all the
fun, regardless stressed or not stressed.
The colorful yarns on
top of a balloon make the stress ball quirky without any doubt. Decorate your
corner rack with such stress balls when you are not using them.
Creating faces of your favorite animated character on the
balloon would bring out creative spark from you. Here, some of the famous
Pokemon characters, painted on stress balls.
Even toothpaste could be the sufficient filling that a
stress ball needs. Compressing the ball will alleviate your stress.
Using glitter is a wise way to have shiny stress balls like
the following one. Such stress balls could be called galaxy stress ball because
of the similarity they have with the mysterious space.
Not all stress balls are made of flour or rice, some might
contain play dough. You can give any shape as your desire to the balloon.
Making multiple stress squishy balls with baking soda will
hardly take 2 hours. So, as a lazy afternoon activity, you can undertake the
project of making such stress-relieving toys.
Do you kids at home? Then using their diapers for making
such balls is not a problem. Sounds unbelievable? Check out the instruction.
Putting the stress ball in the net is fun because squeezing
becomes so much stimulating that you won’t be able to stop once you start.
The plastic bag could be an important ingredient and to know
how just go through the instruction given above.
Fill in your socks and create cozy stress balls. For the
stuffing, you can use anything, even the expired foods, so that you don’t have
the guilt of wasting food, instead you are reusing them in the most creative
For little girls and boys, who dream of unicorns, can make
one stress ball by themselves, of course with some help from their parents.
A clear balloon and yellow stuffing inside it, reminds of
egg yolk in a funny method.
Oobleck is fun to play with, and the fun is doubled when you
incorporate that into your stress ball.
The size of the stress ball can be large, but in that case,
you have to hold that with two hands. Get your kids to make such amazing things
for them and you.
The snowman stress ball can be your winter friend at office.
You will still be feeling the cozy weather without getting blue (out of office
pressure of course)!
For Halloween, if you have any party at home, then draw some
spooky images on the stress balls and give them to your guests.
When it comes to crafts, there is no limitation, such is the case with these stress balls. You can make them just the way you want as long you have something squeezy as your base material. These varied instructions are to give you a coherent idea about the multiple ways individuals can make stress balls.