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10 RECYCLED CRAFTS

10 kids craft projects to make at home from household recycling

Here is a round up of 10 fun kids craft projects that you can make at home from household recycling like cardboard boxes, toilet rolls, egg cartons and bottle tops.

JUNK NECKLACES

Make these fun necklaces using cardboard, bottle tops and beads. See the full tutorial HERE.

Fun kids jewellery made using cardboard and bottle tops

DIY BUILDING SHAPES

Make these cool building shapes just using recycled cardboard. See the full tutorial HERE.

DIY toy building shapes made using recycled cardboard

TOILET ROLL MONSTERS

Make these fun animals and monsters using toilet rolls and a few simple craft materials. See the full tutorial HERE.

Toilet roll monsters kids craft project

CARDBOARD BOX TV

More fun that Netflix, make your own cardboard box TV and act out your favourite stories. See the full tutorial HERE.

Cardboard box TV for kids to paly in

EGG CARTON HEADS

Make these fun egg carton heads just using egg cartons and glue. See the full tutorial HERE.

Egg carton heads kids craft project

 EGG CARTON FIRE TRUCK

Have fun making your own toys using egg cartons. We made a fire truck but you could try lots of other vehicles like buses, cars or diggers. See the full tutorial HERE.

Kid craft project fire engine made using an egg carton

UP-CYCLED SQUID

We made these fun up-cycled squid for a guest blog post on The Craft Train kids craft blog. See the full tutorial HERE.

up-cycled squid kids craft project

MONSTER COLLAGE

Make these fun collage monsters using cardboard from your recycling bin or you could try making robots, animals or people. See the full tutorial HERE.

carboard collage monsters kids craft project

CARDBOARD BOX DOLLS HOUSE

Make a new house for your dolls, animals or soft toys just using cardboard boxes and a few simple craft supplies. See the full tutorial HERE.

DIY cardboard box dolls house kids craft project

SNAKE MARIONETTE

Make your own fun snake marionette using cardboard and milk bottle tops. See the full tutorial HERE.

up-cycled snake puppet kids craft project

OUR NEW CRAFT BOOK

If you are looking for more creative inspiration to make at home with your kids, you might like UNBOXED; our new kids craft book all about the creative adventures you can have with cardboard boxes!

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Unboxed: Adventures in cardboard fun kids craft book

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