Make a guitar (or bango, violin, etc.) out of recycled cracker boxes and cardboard tubes. Your preschooler can help put […]
Here’s an adorable clown costume that your little ones can make themselves. What a great addition to your dress-up box […]
Reuse an old egg carton and make a whole family of cute bats! These would look great hanging from one […]
Turn an empty milk carton, egg carton, straws and other recyclables into a cool pirate ship. A perfect craft for […]
Don’t throw out that old CD! Use it and some construction paper to make a fun snail. A snail might […]
Turn an empty cardboard tube into a Dollar Bill Dispenser! A creative way to give the gift of money.
This cute nest of baby birds started with a paper plate and some cotton balls. It is perfect for springtime, […]
Help your kids turn their favorite old t-shirts into drawstring bags! This is an easy project for those new to […]
These adorable little graduation favors are so easy to make. Personalize them to match the school colors by changing out […]
These adorable mini Easter baskets start with empty cardboard tubes! They are wonderful for class parties, table decorations, place cards, […]
Kids will love making the world’s skinniest terrarium! A fun way to repurpose a CD case and to teach kids […]
Turn an empty container into a cute little mouse treat holder. So easy and lots of fun.
Turn cardboard and cotton balls into fluffy little Easter animals. Make one or make them all!
Turn an empty tissue box into an adorable bunny Easter basket. It is easy, inexpensive, and fun to make.
Follow the simple directions to turn a paper plate into a basket that is perfect for giving a gift of […]
Turn an ordinary container of Jelly Bellies into a cute bunny. A perfect craft for a child to give to […]
Don’t toss those single mittens, instead turn them into cute puppets in less than 30 minutes!
Turn an old cardboard box and some cardboard scraps into a beautiful dollhouse! An adult needs to create the basic […]
Kids will love making this fun, inexpensive, shoebox penguin craft. The adorable penguin can double as storage for the a […]
Dollar bill dispensers are so much fun to make and receive! This version literally takes ten minutes to make.
Turn 2×4’s and old lids into cool decorations that any Lego fan would love. Use them as paper weights, as […]
Learn how to easily make a bone braid keychain from recycled t-shirts! Fun, colorful and useful.
Don’t recycle those 3-D glasses yet! Turn them into silly Kermit the Frog glasses that will make you smile.
Make your own Lego Head storage can from an upcycled corn starch can. It’s fun to create and great for […]
Make a mini version of an airstream camper using old cardboard. The kids can have unlimited adventures in this little […]
Don’t throw your odd socks away. Instead, transform them into monsters! This is a great project for young children, as […]
Don’t throw away that styrofoam tray! All you need is a pencil, a design and a little patience to create […]
Turn an empty tissue box into a fun Dollar Bill Dispenser! Makes a great gift for birthdays, holidays or graduation. […]
Don’t throw out your Christmas cards after the holiday season! Use them to make this beautiful Christmas tree.
A quick and easy upcycled project to do with the kiddos in 30 minutes. All you need is a repurposed […]
This sweet little snowman ornament started as an old cork. Truly a trash-to-treasure!
An old cork gets a new life as a cute penguin! A fun craft for a cold winter’s day.
Turn a used cork into a cute little reindeer. It makes a fun ornament or topper for a gift.
Corks get a new purpose when they’re transformed into cute little Christmas trees. Decorate them with glitter, sequins, or anything […]
How does a craft that costs nothing to make sound? Save those empty cardboard tubes and turn them into beautiful […]
Create a beautiful Nativity using a recycled tissue box. The best part is that the kids can play with this […]
Don’t throw away those jar lids just yet! Save them to make these sparkly ornaments for your tree, inspired by […]
Bottle cap magnets are really easy to make and are a great way to use up paper scraps. A wonderful […]
Don’t throw away those bottle caps! Use them to make this wonderful Bottle Cap Christmas Tree.
You’ll want to dig through your recycling bin to make these adorable penguins. A perfect project for winter.
Turn an old water bottle and a few other household materials into an eco-friendly penguin. A fun craft for children […]
Playing the dreidel game and eating lots of gelt is one of the best parts about the Hanukkah celebration. To […]
Create an adorable turkey from paper and a recycled cereal box. It’s a fun and festive way for your kids […]
Make these cute and very easy spider stick puppets from cardboard tubes and felt. When you are done, use them […]
Turn an empty box and plastic bottle caps into a fun Halloween-themed tic tac toe game. A great upcycling project.
Turn your empty glass bottles into adorable monsters filled with munchies. Decorate them with construction paper, cardstock, pom poms, googly […]
Turn an empty prize container from a gumball machine into a cute acorn. Fill it with nuts as an adorable […]
Turn egg carton cups into a cute apple that holds a tasty surprise. A fun way to give a back-to-school […]
Can’t get enough of those cute little minions? These little goodie jars make great party favors, banks for kids, or […]
Make your own version of the classic Mr. Potato Head toy using a real potato and recycled items. Kids will […]
Turn an empty milk jug into a colorful monster, perfect for Halloween. Use pom poms, yarn, tape, fabric, or anything […]
These magical cardboard owls are all dressed up for Halloween! Make some of your own to decorate your space in […]
Candy Corn is such a fun fall treat, especially when it is packaged as a cute scarecrow! Great as a […]
This awesome train is made entirely from recycled packaging and other household castoffs. What a wonderful way to turn trash […]
Decorate an empty pill bottle with an adorable koala using felt and yarn. A cute way to store sequins, googly […]
Use an empty glass jar to make your own Magic 8 Ball that will “magically” answer any yes-no question. A […]
Use old Scrabble tiles to create custom coasters. A fun and useful gift that you can personalize! Great for Grandparent’s […]
Transform empty cartons and paper plates into a fabulous Noah’s Ark craft. Children can add whatever animals they wish.. in […]
Transform an empty cereal box into an awesome snack tray, perfect for Family Movie Night at home. A great activity […]