Have a little handyman (or handywoman) that has an interest in fixing things? Instead of letting them play with potentially dangerous tools, how about a kit of their own. In the guide below we have put together some of the Best Utility Belts, Bags and Tool Kits for kids.
Many of these items feature the same high quality materials found in full-sized tools, but at a fraction of the size. As these items vary, be sure to always check the recommended age group before purchase.
Now onto our list of top picks.
Best Utility Tool Belt for Kids: Active Kyds Real Leather Tool Pouch
Made with genuine leather, this is the real deal!
This two-tone tool belt includes many of the features you would find on a construction site bag. Steel hammer loops, plenty of pouches and an adjustable waist strap. (fits waist sizes 21-32 inches)
High quality materials to take on the toughest jobs!
Designed to last. Active Kyds takes pride in selling kids products that promote a healthy imagination. *Note, this child’s carpenter bag does not come with any tools.
• Steel Hammer loops
• Adjustable waist strap
• Made of high quality suede leather
Best Play Kids Tool Set with Cordless Drill and Safety Goggles
Play set with plastic tools designed for kids ages 3-6
Looking to spark interest in tools but don’t want them destroying the house? Check out this plastic tool set by Kidzlane. Great birthday or Christmas present!
Includes many of the most popular tools including tape measure, hammer and drill!
Super strong plastic tools designed to withstand abuse while keeping your walls/floors safe. Drop them, step on them or kick them around the room…no problem.
Kiszlane 20 Piece Deluxe Tool Kit, Product Video:
• Realistic tool functions
• Battery powered drill
• Includes sturdy portable carry case
Best Kids Tool Set featuring Real Tools: My First Tool Set by DIYjr
Real tools for little helpers!
This toolset includes real metal tools, sized down for small hands. By using lifelike tools you can work alongside your children to tech them proper tool handling and safety.
Complete tool set includes metal tools and tool bag for safe storage.
Each piece is carefully designed to be the perfect weight and size for little builders. To help promote safety this kit also includes a pair of child-sized safety glasses. (promote good habits at a young age)
**Since these tools are made of metal Adult Supervision and Guidance is Required**
• Real steel tools
• Tool belt and tool bag for storage
• Includes child sized safety glasses
Best Toolset for girls: WorkPro Children’s Real Tool Kit with Storage Bag, Pink
Pink tools that any daughter or granddaughter would love!
Here is a great tool kit for the little handy woman. Teach her the basics of proper tool handling and safety with this excellent starter kit.
Kit includes hammer, screwdrivers, pencils, pliers, tape measure, ruler and safety goggles
**For older teens/adults check out these Pink Tools and Accessories here**
• Small sized real tools
• Pink Apron keeps everything neat & organized
• Tool Storage bag, heavy duty 600D fabric
Realistic Toy Tools for kids: Boley Rolling Bench Set for Toddlers 2+
Not quite ready for real tools?
For younger kids, take a look at this child-friendly rolling workbench by Boley. Made of safe, high quality plastic.
Toys that inspire creative thinking and awareness.
Boley is one of the leading manufactures of play sets for children. Through their Boley Builders line they offer realistic toys to teach the fundamentals of building/construction.
• 100% nontoxic, 100% lead-free, 100% free of phthalates
• Hand saw with motorized spinning action
• Promotes creativity and learning
12-Piece Young Builder’s Tool Set for Carpentry and Woodworking with Tool Belt by Hi-Spec
Authentic tools that are designed to last!
An excellent beginner set for children with active imaginations. Not only for play, these tools can be used for all kinds of small projects. Furniture assembly, hanging pictures or building forts.
Great gift for Boys or Girls!
Set includes hammer, tape measure, clamps, screw drivers, pencil, safety glasses and adjustable tool belt. *Some buyers did complain about the sizing of the belt (too big), if this is an issue contact Hi-Spec to have resolved.
• High-Grade Steel Alloy construction
• Tool belt with deep pockets, made of heavy duty 600D fabric
• Teaches DIY work ethic
***BONUS Gear*** Realistic Yellow Safety Helmet for Costume or Play
Great for around the house play or dress up as Bob the Builder!
Finish the look and promote safety with this child sized construction helmet. Made of heavy duty ABS (the same stuff real helmets are made of).
Adjustable suspension insert and chin strap to fit a variety of head sizes
Active Kyds High Visibility Safety Vest for Children
Keep your children safe with this high-visibility vest by Active Kyds. Easy to use front velcro strap designed to be worn right over normal clothes.
2″ Wide Reflective stripes, great for biking or costume dress-up.
Unplug your children from the TV and promote genuine creativity with these realistic tool sets. High-quality products designed specifically for small helpers with big imaginations.