Kids are fascinated by tiny pieces and parts, and will love using bolts, washers and other small items to use […]
Use an old pair of jeans to make this super easy pencil pocket in just minutes. No sewing required!
Turn your completed coloring pages into one-of-a-kind gift boxes. It’s so easy to do and recipients will surely treasure the […]
Create your own version of the Statue of Liberty’s torch. It’s made with simple recycled materials and features a glittering […]
Decorate a porch with these colorful wind chimes made from recycled tin cans. Experiment with different sizes and shapes to […]
Seeded Paper Bookmark These seeded paper bookmarks serve two purposes. Use them to mark a page in your favorite book […]
In just a few simple steps, you can turn old cutlery into tinkling wind chimes. Hang it outside on a […]
Clothespin Mexican Dancing Doll Our pretty Mexican dancing doll wears a colorful dress and is ready to dance around to […]
These pretty necklaces have the look of glass enamel but are easily created by painting a metal washer with nail […]
To help keep our planet green, craft using recycled materials. Learn how easy it is to turn an empty food […]
Celebrate Earth Day by sorting through clean trash or recyclables to make a colorful rainbow. This is a great way […]
Don’t throw out those sweaters you won’t be wearing anymore! Learn how to repurpose them into wonderful, cozy, and warm […]
Learn how easy (and fun!) it is to create a customized phone case. Older children and teens can add their […]
This fun and functional clutch purse starts with a placemat! The tutorial has instructions for sew and no-sew versions of […]
Turn a brown sack and extra puzzle pieces into a beautiful fall tree. Fun for all ages and a great […]
Craft a set of teeth to show children why it’s so important for them to brush and floss their teeth. […]
This cute little guy is made from cardboard tubes and a few other recycled items that can be found around […]
Recycle a favorite pair of old jeans into handy little baskets. This is a great sewing project for teenagers to […]
These cute apple treats are budget friendly and super easy to make. They’re fun as back-to-school party favors or to […]
Make cool lanterns using from recycled soda cans. This is a frugal craft that teens can make these to hang […]
Make a fun set of sushi using material from your grocery packaging. It’s great for hours of pretend play.
Turn colorful paint swatches into a booklet full of love for Dad. Younger children can draw pictures for him, while […]
Put kids to work recycling those old empty soda bottles and turning them into fun wind toys. They’re so pretty […]
This adorable ladybug jar is a great recycling project for kids. Use this cutie to hold school supplies, small toys, […]
Make a fabulous pirate ship using recycled cardboard and paint. Your little pirates with play with their ship for hours […]
Use the skin of an avocado to make a sailboat that really floats. What a clever idea!
Guaranteed fun, these shooters are easily assembled from PVC pipe. Challenge your friends and family to see who can shoot […]
Kids will love washing their cars and bikes, as well as themselves, in this cool kiddie car wash! Read on […]
Flashlights have long been a favorite “toy” to kids. Take storytime up a notch by making flashlight filters to create […]
Use dollar star hula hoops to make a fun shark ball game for kids of all ages. This is such […]
Create big bubbles with a homemade blower made from a recycled plastic water bottle. This project makes bubbling blowing easier […]
Cut a pool noodle cut in half, then use it to create a fun game for marble races! Experiment with […]
These friendly little pencil birds are straight out of Wonderland. Encourage kids to use their imaginations to come up with […]
Kids love sending and receiving mail. How fun would it be to receive one of these colorful postcards, made completely […]
These miniature marble mazes are made from repurposed cardboard boxes and drinking straws. This is such a fun project that […]
Put those old wooden spoons to a new use (or you can always buy a new set for this fun […]
Turn a recycled container, craft foam, and fluffy cotton balls into this adorable Easter Bunny. Fill him up with treats […]
Turn a garden hose into a lovely spring wreath! It’s simple and quick and a great way to upcycle a […]
Get lost in the fun in Dr. Seuss City! Turn household recyclables into a fun play place, just in time […]
Add family photos to recycled plastic bottle caps to make your own personalized board game pieces. Use pics of family, […]
Turn cardboard boxes and a few other household items into these creative cars. It’s a fun rainy day project or […]
These fun noise makers are perfect for football games or any other sport where you are cheering on your team. […]
This whimsical flamingo started as an accordion lantern. It’s a fun decoration for a tropical or summer themed party!
Make a kid-sized tote bag from an old pair of jeans and some cotton fabric. It’s the perfect size for […]
Follow the detailed instructions to turn an old tablecloth or sheet into a shopping bag. This unlined, lightweight bag is […]
Outgrown a t-shirt? Turn it into a fabulous no-sew tote bag that is as cute as can be!
You can turn a Little Golden Book into a clock in less than an hour with a mini quartz clock […]
Transform an ordinary 5 gallon paint bucket into a handy carrying case for all your chosen sport’s stuff (soccer, Irish […]
These cute clothespin airplanes are inspired by everyone’s favorite beagle, Snoopy! Make the planes then help Snoopy battle the Red Baron.
This easy-to-sew organizer purse is perfect for carrying books, journals, pens, and anything else an on-the-go girl wants to take […]
Explore hue and value as your mix colors to create this painted cityscape at night. Kids will love carving an […]
Turn old t-shirts into eco-friendly cloth napkins for your family dinners. This simple sewing project is great for kids.
Repurpose an egg carton and turn it into challenging math game. A great way to keep math fresh in their […]
Colorful Chenille stems are twisted into rings for tossing onto numbered plastic bottles – whoever makes the highest score wins! […]
This adorable ladybug bug jar is the perfect spring craft for kids. Not only does it give new life to […]
Turn denim or other heavyweight fabrics into beautiful bookmarks to keep or give as thoughtful gifts. Learn how to make […]
Looking for something to do with all of those empty little Play Doh containers that have accumulated over the years? […]
Conversation Hearts go hand-in-hand with Valentine’s Day. Our spin turns paper cups, paint and feathers into pretty treat holders.
With a cardboard box, an old green towel and a plastic cup, you can create a homemade putting green! This […]
Turn an outgrown sweatshirt into a super comfortable neck pillow that “hugs” you! This is an easy sewing project and […]