Category Archives: Recycled Crafts

Recycled craft ideas and projects for kids.

See-Through Owl Halloween Party Favors

See-Through Owl Halloween Party Favors is sponsored by SweetWorks, Inc. All opinions are 100% my own. We are having a few friends over this year to take our kids trick-or-treating…

Recycled Food Box Gift Bags

One of my daughter’s best friends was turning three and for her birthday she had a Hello Kitty themed party. Needless to say, my daughter picked out several cute Hello…

Repurpose Old Frames and Brooches

I didn’t know until just now that that’s how you spell “brooches”.  It looks weird, but spell check says it’s right! Anyway, I saw this on the Nate Berkus Show…

Recycled Pringles Can Gift Kits

Pringle’s cans are great for gift wrapping.  They can be cleverly wrapped and hold the perfect sized cookie for Christmas wrapped like a Mummy for Halloween.   These fun ideas inspired…

How to Make Homemade Play Dough

Hands up who experimentally nibbled on play dough when they were a kid? Today I want to share How to Make Homemade Play dough. Come on, ‘fess up. You probably…

How to Dye Coffee Filter Flowers

Dying coffee filter flowers is extremely inexpensive and easy to do.  It’s a fun kid’s craft perfect to do any time of year.  I recently wrote a post about how…

How to Make a Wine Cork Garden

Wine corks have an amazing range of uses – footwear soling, soundproofing, the heads of badminton shuttlecocks, floor tiles, fishing floats…the list goes on and on. And the good news…

Painted Colored Glass Vases

Glass vases are very simple to upcycle with paint. This is a simple project you can do with your kids.  When looking for glasses to paint, pay attention to the…

Recycled Noise Makers

Noise makers out of recycled items from around the house are great to help create homemade musical instruments or even to help ring in the New Year or celebrate any…

Recycled Straw Necklace Craft for Kids

I recall making macaroni necklaces in school when I was little.  This craft brought me back! These cute recycled straw necklace craft is a kid’s activity that is is great…