Huge list of creative upcycling projects and recycled crafts for kids! Use the items from your recycling bin to get creative!
DIY Projects for kids. Tutorials and ideas to get kids involved in upcycling. Fun craft and upcycling projects to do with kids as well as upcycled gift ideas to give to kids.
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Make kid’s toys, gifts for children, Father’s Day Gifts, Mother’s Day Gifts and more.
This fun candy wrapper craft project was submitted by Sarah Anderson of Leafy Branch Studios. In this tutorial Sarah shows us how to upcycle and reuse candy wrappers by weaving them into a colourful book cover. She’s used hers to add a personal touch to planners and cheque books! Materials Needed – DIY Candy Wrapper …
I made quite a few of these Softie Fabric Owls for the little kids on my Christmas list last year. They are easy to make and a great sewing project for beginners so I thought I’d do a tutorial and includes the free template for cutting the pieces out (see below to get yours!) NOTE: …
Make no cost DIY Cardboard Bookshelves for your kid’s rooms using cardboard boxes and leftover wrapping paper! Sturdier than you think!
Make a Kid’s Art Portfolio out of leftover fabric scraps. Cute DIY Homemade Gift Idea that you can sew in an afternoon!
This project was all about making a quick and easy kid’s wall hanging for my son’s room. Needless to say he loves buses – like most kids – so this was my inexpensive way of giving him some lovely bus art! If you’ve read any of my other blog posts you might have guessed already …
It’s denim season here at Upcycle My Stuff. I made a quilt from lots of old jeans which is what started the whole thing off. But of course there are parts of the jeans that didn’t make it into the quilt – including the back pockets. So this tutorial is all about how I used …
Charlie Miller shows us how she made two cardboard playhouses out of one cardboard box. An interchangeable train and rocket ship! Super cute and fun project to keep the kid’s entertained!
How to make a DIY kid’s apron from a man’s button down shirt. Use Dad’s old shirt to make a cute apron for play or to learn baking. Fun clothing upcycle!
Make a DIY Christmas Ornament made from a pill bottle and other upcycled materials from around your home. Great Kid’s Christmas Craft!
Step by step tutorial for making a junk journal style colouring book gift for a child. Upcycle envelopes, cardboard and kids magazines in this fun project.
Learn how to easily make impressive personalised name crayons out of your stash of broken bits of old crayons! A great personalised gift that is fun to make! Step by step tutorial with process photos.
How to upcycle nappy bin refill cassettes into a soft toy tidy display unit with scrap fabric and twine.