Anyone can join for free, but there are some specials perks that cost just a little bit and help support DIY's community.


For every skill earned, your kid will receive an intricate embroidered patch in the mail to celebrate the achievement.


Finely-tuned lists of recommended projects to do together based on your kid's interests.


Personal feedback from DIY mentors on your kid's projects to encourage them and maintain their momentum.


Insightful data and charts to help you track your kid's activity, passions and influences.

Ready to be Extra Awesome?


Extra Awesome members help support our special program and community.

  • Free Embroidered Patches
  • Mentors to Help
  • Progress Reports
  • Activity Guide
  • 120+ Skills To Try
  • Portfolio to Share
  • iPhone/iPod App

Questions and Answers

  • Why is Membership so cheap?

    Our service is still in "beta" so we’re letting early adopters lock in a low rate for upgrading up now.

  • Will my kids get free patches for the skills they’ve already earned?

    Members will only receive free patches for the skills that they earn while they’re subscribed as an Extra Awesome member.

  • Can we downgrade at any time?

    You can downgrade at anytime, but we cannot issue prorated discount if you decide to downgrade in the middle of the month.

  • What forms of payment do you accept?

    Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club.

  • How quickly will patches arrive?

    For U.S. members, usually within a week of earning the patch. For international members, usually no more than two weeks.

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