Recycled




Cement Plant Pot

Cement Plant Pot

This project shows you how to make an industrial style concrete or cement plante....

DIY TARDIS Playhouse

DIY TARDIS Playhouse

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Who, I'm sharing my pattern for mak....

DIY Placemat Night Light

DIY Placemat Night Light

This tutorial shows you how to take a placemat and turn it into a night light. A....

Wind Chime Made With A Can And Egg-Shells

Wind Chime Made With A Can And Egg-Shells

It feels great to recreate something cool from old, rejected materials. From thi....

Valentine's Bling Votive

Valentine's Bling Votive

This Valentine's day craft shows you how to make a romantic dinner votive c....

Washi Tape Pencils

Washi Tape Pencils

Washi Tape can do everything. Really! It can even help bored kids cover their pe....

Recycled Sweater - Headband

Recycled Sweater - Headband

This recycled sewing project shows you how to sew a headband out of a sweater pi....

Old Sweater To A Bottle Cozy

Old Sweater To A Bottle Cozy

This sewing pattern shows you how to recycle an old sweater into a adorable wate....

Father's Day Craft: Scrabble Tile Coaster

Father's Day Craft: Scrabble Tile Coaster

This project shows you how to make a coffee coaster for dads office desk or coff....

Father's Day Craft: Scrabble Tile Picture Holder

Father's Day Craft: Scrabble Tile Picture Holder

This Father's Day Kids Craft project is simple to make and uses recycled Sc....

Make Your Own Doll's House

Make Your Own Doll's House

I am going to share a step-by-step guide in how to create your own dolls house w....

Upcycled Jute Bag

Upcycled Jute Bag

This simple project shows you how to upcycle a boring (often free) jute bag into....

Water Bottle Desk Caddy

Water Bottle Desk Caddy

With this recycled craft project you can organize your workspace and add a littl....

Recycled Denim Jeans Memo Board

Recycled Denim Jeans Memo Board

This recycled craft project shows you how to convert an old pair of jeans into a....

Toilet Roll Puzzle

Toilet Roll Puzzle

Fun to make and fun to use, these paper roll puzzlers provide little ones with l....

Pencil Desk Caddies

Pencil Desk Caddies

These two pencil holders make great gifts for teachers. They can be used to not ....

Recycled Ladybug Jar

Recycled Ladybug Jar

This is a really cute Mother's Day Craft idea. Kids will love to make this ....

Water Bottle Octopus

Water Bottle Octopus

Use an old water bottle to make this cute octopus. Kids will love to make or pla....

Egg Carton Crown

Egg Carton Crown

Make a crown out of an egg carton? Yes, you can!....

Recycled Magazine Clock

Recycled Magazine Clock

This project shows you how to create a fan style clock using recycled magazine ....

Jewelry Holder - Tree Branch

Jewelry Holder - Tree Branch

This Jewelry holder is easy to make and can be used to hang all types of jewelry....

DIY Noise Shakers

DIY Noise Shakers

This quick craft project shows you how to make some recycled fruit cup maraca�....

Recycled Bottle Cap Pocket Mirror

Recycled Bottle Cap Pocket Mirror

This recycled craft project shows you how to up-cycle bottle caps into little po....

Biscuit Tin Purse

Biscuit Tin Purse

This quirky recycled craft project shows you how to up-cycle a biscuit tin or f....

Necklace - Seashell Choker

Necklace - Seashell Choker

This is a fun activity to do with the kids. Especially if you get them to collec....

Button Push Pin

Button Push Pin

This simple project shows you how to make a decorative push pin.....

Recycled Plastic Tub Pencil Holder

Recycled Plastic Tub Pencil Holder

This quick kids craft shows you how to decoupage or decorate a recycled plastic ....

Kids Craft: Toilet Roll Doll

Kids Craft: Toilet Roll Doll

This kids craft project is a great rainy day activity and an inexpensive craft f....

Recycled Jean Pocket Purse

Recycled Jean Pocket Purse

Instead of throwing those old torn jeans in the garbage, make this! Great, simpl....

Recycled Gift Boxes

Recycled Gift Boxes

The kids can get some painting fun, and make their own gift boxes at the same ti....

Duct-Tape Wallet

Duct-Tape Wallet

Make a wallet. Out of Duct-Tape! It's easy.....

Cardboard Tube Campfire And Marshmallows

Cardboard Tube Campfire And Marshmallows

This kids craft project shows you how to recycle toilet or cardboard tubes into ....

Starburst Flower Hair Clips

Starburst Flower Hair Clips

This recycled craft project shows you how to make adorable flower hair clips usi....

Necklace - Vintage Wire & Buttons

Necklace - Vintage Wire & Buttons

This jewelry making project shows you how to make a beautiful button necklace us....

Recycled Cardboard Flower Bracelet

Recycled Cardboard Flower Bracelet

The kids will love playing with this bracelet - made out of cardboard.....

Recycled Fabric Hair Bow

Recycled Fabric Hair Bow

This craft project shows you how to make a cute little hair bow using fabric off....

Cork trivet

Cork trivet

This craft project shows you how to recycle wine bottle corks into a hot pot tri....

Recycled TShirt - Dogs Tugga Toy

Recycled TShirt - Dogs Tugga Toy

This home made dog toy is perfect for tug of war games or fetch. It is so simple....

5 Minute Tank Top Tote

5 Minute Tank Top Tote

This recycled project shows you how to upcycle an old tank top into a environmen....

Geeky Floppy Note Pad

Geeky Floppy Note Pad

This free recycled craft project shows you how to make a very geeky notepad out ....

Bangle Holder From Paper Towel Roll

Bangle Holder From Paper Towel Roll

It's easy to make this one - just use your paper towel holder and convert i....

Recycled Belt - Textured Jewelry

Recycled Belt - Textured Jewelry

This free jewelry making craft project shows you how to recycle leather belts in....

Denim Notebook

Denim Notebook

This simple project shows you how to recycle a pair of jeans into a fun notebook....

Coffee Jar Piggy Bank

Coffee Jar Piggy Bank

A simple kids craft project - make a piggy bank using an old coffee jar.....

Class Act Teachers Apple

Class Act Teachers Apple

Here's a fun and easy Teacher Appreciation gift to make with your child. Th....

Altered Altoid Tins

Altered Altoid Tins

Make a cute little coin purse using an old recycled Altoid tin!....

4th Of July FireCracker Can

4th Of July FireCracker Can

This craft lets kids use the firecracker/fireworks theme without being tangled i....

CD Lotus Shrine

CD Lotus Shrine

Make this religious shrine using old CD's.....

Aquarium in a Bottle

Aquarium in a Bottle

Use beads and an old empty bottle to create the illusion of an aquarium in a bot....

Googly Eyed Necklace

Googly Eyed Necklace

If you are crazy enough to wear this one then you will surely make a statement w....

Baby Water Bottle Rattle

Baby Water Bottle Rattle

This craft project shows you how to make a baby toy out of a recycled water bott....

Sock Jar Cozie

Sock Jar Cozie

This is a quick and easy project for kids - great for a teacher's gift:....

DIY Styrofoam Camera

DIY Styrofoam Camera

Make a Styrofoam camera for pretend kids play.....

Kiddy Aquarium

Kiddy Aquarium

Collect simply sea items and put them in an empty bottle to create an aquarium f....

Bottle Cap Key Chain

Bottle Cap Key Chain

These bottle cap key chains are a great recycled craft project and allows you to....

No Sew Retro Tote

No Sew Retro Tote

This Retro LP Record Album Tote has been made using a recycled tote. This is not....

Puzzle Photo Magnet

Puzzle Photo Magnet

This craft project is a great way to recycle those old puzzles that have pieces ....

Styro Foam Tray Plate

Styro Foam Tray Plate

These recycled trays can be used for storing jewelry, keys and other knick-knack....

Marble Magnets

Marble Magnets

Create fun little magnets in which you can put keepsake photos.....

Desk Pen Caddy

Desk Pen Caddy

Using old bangles, this will be the most colourful stand you ever had!....

Rock Men

Rock Men

Let the kids show their creativity with this simple project.....

Funky Vintage Tin

Funky Vintage Tin

This project uses a recycled crisp tin to create a funky organizer for pencils, ....

Flower Garden Fairy

Flower Garden Fairy

Make this adorable fairy for the garden. The kids will love to help you! These a....

Wave Jars

Wave Jars

You will find in time that the oil in this project will separate and the jar wil....

CD Fish

CD Fish

Make an old CD look like a fish. It really is very simple!....

A Jar of Nothing Gift

A Jar of Nothing Gift

An all time favorite, the jar of nothing is a great gag gift idea.....

Paper Frisbees

Paper Frisbees

Make these paper frisbees with your kids using paper plates.....

Jewelry Organizer Frame

Jewelry Organizer Frame

This Jewelry organizer is ideal for your dressing area as it keeps everything ne....

Kids Foam Stamps

Kids Foam Stamps

For this home made stamp we are using store bought foam shapes, which you can bu....

TShirt Pillow

TShirt Pillow

For this project you can use old t-shirts that are in good condition that you ma....

Denim Jeans Windsock

Denim Jeans Windsock

Make a windsock from an old pair of jeans!....

Milk Carton Garden Scoop

Milk Carton Garden Scoop

A great way to recycle, these are great scoops for sand pits, doggy doo and just....

Recycled Foam Dice

Recycled Foam Dice

These big dice are great fun for kids games, are soft and washable.....

Clothes Peg Dragonfly

Clothes Peg Dragonfly

These make great little fridge magnets. Add them to decorative wreaths or simple....

Funky Pen Holder

Funky Pen Holder

Cut up an old bottle to create this funky pen holder with embellishments.....

Pinecone Bird Feeder

Pinecone Bird Feeder

Make a lovely little bird feeder using a large pinecone.....

Styro Foam Shrinkies

Styro Foam Shrinkies

When Styrofoam is heated in the oven it will shrink a little and become hard lik....

Milk Carton Party Bags

Milk Carton Party Bags

My mother used to use this pattern with the old fashioned loose tea cartons, but....

Milk Carton Craft Ideas

Milk Carton Craft Ideas

The following Milk Carton craft ideas were contributed by our members.....

Milk Carton Birdhouse

Milk Carton Birdhouse

Who knew that the humble milk carton could be used for so many things besides ho....

Recycled Chalkboard

Recycled Chalkboard

This little chalk board is a great project to use up some recycled cardboard. It....

CD Sun-Catcher

CD Sun-Catcher

Use an old CD to create a sun-catcher to hang in the yard or in the car.....

Make A CD Angel

Make A CD Angel

Use old CD's and Styrofoam to create this angel.....