Don’t get rid of torn or wrinkled tissue paper… use it to make these beautiful hearts. It’s a fun Valentine’s […]
Add family photos to recycled plastic bottle caps to make your own personalized board game pieces. Use pics of family, […]
Recycle some cardboard tubes from toilet paper rolls or paper towels to make these faux firecrackers just in time for […]
These cute pillow boxes are made with cardboard tubes. They are perfect for wrapping jewelry or other small gifts.
This adorable snowman is made from a recycled canning jar lid! It’s a fun winter project for kids.
This clever Christmas tree is made entirely from recyclable items and scraps. Can you spot the light bulb, Tic-Tac container, […]
Turn felt and empty cardboard tubes into cute napkin rings that look like Santa’s belly. They’re perfect for Christmas dinner.
Challenge kids to create a poem from words cut from the newspaper, ransom-style! This one is Christmas themed, but this […]
Turn a used cork into a cute little reindeer. It makes a fun ornament or topper for a gift.
Next time you empty the shredder, use the shredded paper to make these fun snowmen. It’s a great way to […]
Recycle cardboard tubes into a fun coiled candy cane decorations that the kids will love making. Hang them from fishing […]
Believe it or not, these beautiful centerpieces start with empty soup cans! From there, add simple decorations to create jaw-dropping […]
Christmas cards can have a second life when they are repurposed into beautiful ornaments. This craft is perfect for preteens […]
Turn yarn and a cardboard tube into a whimsical Santa ornament. It’s inexpensive to make and looks great hanging from […]
Craft a beautiful menorah that your entire family will display proudly to friends and family. Your children will be thrilled […]
Using a paper cup and a paper plate along with some color and imagination, you can put together this sweet […]
Turn empty bottles into a beautiful centerpiece for winter. Decorated with stickers and lace burlap ribbon, this project is a […]
Make a fun Thanksgiving centerpiece to show what the whole family is thankful for. This Mayflower ship is made from […]
Egg cartons are a classic crafting material and for good reason – they’re versatile and you almost always have one […]
Make a cardboard TV out of a snack box. It’s a great way to show off kids’ art and unplug […]
This brown bag turkey was inspired by an expensive store-bought version. Make one of your own using everyday household items […]
Turn cardboard boxes and a few other household items into these creative cars. It’s a fun rainy day project or […]
Empty cardboard tubes make wonderful napkin rings. After decorating them, customize them with a Scrabble tile of each person’s initial.
Use empty cardboard tubes to make cute mummies that are perfect for Halloween parties. They are fun and easy to […]
Colored Pencil Can This colored pencil can is pretty and functional! What makes this holder special is that the pencils […]
Create this unicorn princess castles as a centerpiece for a birthday party or for everyday pretend play. Any little princess […]
Recycle those large puzzle pieces into a fun family of Puzzle Faces. A fun project for a bunch of friends […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into a cool textured tree. The owl peeking out is such a fun touch!
Coffee Can Drum Kids love music and banging on pots, pans, and plastic containers. Combine their creativity with their musical […]
These fun yard lights are made from recycled plastic milk jugs and paint. Get creative and light up the yard […]
This adorable scarecrow is made from a coffee can. It’s is the perfect decoration for your fall party table!
Use plastic bread tags and paint to create these fun Halloween monsters! They’re a great way to close goodie bags […]
Have a spook-tactular time making these egg carton bats with your kids this Halloween. It’s a fun and easy craft […]
This helicopter ornament is made out of a clear glass ball, wooden spatulas/ice cream sticks, and some odds and ends […]
These fun noise makers are perfect for football games or any other sport where you are cheering on your team. […]
Turn ordinary Popsicle sticks into a cute craft for kiddos with these Pumpkin Popsicle Stick Door Hangers. A fun and easy […]
Turn empty, recycled cereal boxes into fun and kooky monsters using construction paper and a glue stick! A fun craft […]
Turn a purchased cup of treats into an adorable pumpkin using decoupage techniques and catalog pages. A great craft for […]
This Jellyfish Pull Piñata is so cute and great fun for a party. It’s easy to make using cardboard, streamers, […]
Kids will love creating this adorable Peek-A-Boo Squirrel Puppet to play with during the fall and winter months!
Turn empty cardboard tubes into a lion, an elephant and a tiger. It just takes scissors and a little bit […]
Make a fun Halloween game using egg cartons and golf balls. It’s perfect for a classroom project or a neighborhood […]
Make adorable monsters using recycled canning lids and colorful paper! These would make fun wearable pins or magnets too.
Turn empty cardboard tubes and old Scrabble tiles into fun, personalized napkin rings. This project is easy to do and […]
Make a pie pan spaceship to use for a fun party game. See who can throw the spaceship most accurately through […]
Turn leftover paint chips into cute little boxes. This project is suitable for older children, as it requires the use […]
Create apples that look good enough to eat using tissue paper and liquid starch. This is a great use for […]
These cute scarecrows are easy to make and lots of fun for fall. They start with empty cardboard tubes.
Make Thomas, James, Percy and the rest of the gang from Sodor! These toddler-friendly costumes are easy to make and […]
Use cardboard tubes and either real or fake leaves to create these fun to play with finger puppets for fall.
These frugal fabric pumpkins are made out of old t-shirts and outgrown clothing. Whip up a few to get ready […]
Egg Cup Ships This Columbus Day, make your own mini versions of the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria! This […]
Looking for a fun Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle craft to do with your kids? Check out this super easy toilet […]
Make an adorable set of safari animals (monkey, giraffe and tiger) with foam cups! They’re fun to make and are […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into adorable owl napkin rings. They’re easy and inexpensive to make and add such a cute […]
Get ready for the big game by making a football player puppet from a recycled cereal box and other supplies […]
Sandwich Box Monster Who knew the empty box that holds your sandwich bags could make such a cute little monster? […]
Make a school bus and school from recycled cardboard items and wallet-sized school pictures! This is a great craft for […]
Turn an empty prize container from a gumball machine into a cute acorn. Fill it with nuts as an adorable […]
Rinse and clean a can, then attach ribbon and crayons to make an adorable pencil holder. This would make a […]