Craft projects kids can make with everyday household items.

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Bottle Cap Flower Magnet

Create colorful flower magnets with plastic bottle caps. All free Crafts

Brown Bag Kits


Budding Artist Canisters

Empty cans make great holders for pens, scissors and more. I Love to Create

Cardboard Tube Minion Craft

Cardboard Tube Minion Craft

Minions were made famous in the movie. Do your kids like Minions. Try this craft. Crafts by Amanda

CD Mosaic Moon Craft

CD Mosaic Moon Craft

Smash up old CDs and have the kids make a mosaic moon. In The Playroom

Coffee Can Bank

Enchanted Learning

Colorful Windsock

Ideal for spring winds and summer breezes, this wind sock is easy and fun to make Highlights

Glow-in-the-Dark Firefly Jar

Recycle jar. Come Together Kids

Lollipop Ghost

Lollipop Ghost

Learn how to make a lollipop ghost for Halloween using a plastic bag. Kids will love making them and giving them to friends.

Magazine/Paper File Crafts

Turn large cereal boxes into file for magazines and papers. Enchanted Learning

Milk Carton Bird Feeder


Milk Carton Easter Basket

Milk Carton Easter Basket

Kids will love creating their own Easter basket. This project recycles a plastic milk carton.

Oatmeal Box Cradle

A simple to make cradle made from an oatmeal box and decorated with paper or fabric scraps. Enchanted Learning

Paper Bag Bunny

Recycle brown paper bags into a Easter decoration. These little bunnies are a great way to wrap small Easter presents too. Pam's Place

Pirate Hat

Newspaper pirate hat. Busy Bee Kids Crafts

Plastic Bottle Jump Rope

Make a jump rope with plastic bottles and rope around the house. If you don't have rope, you can braid plastic bags. Learn more. Zakka Life

Rain Sticks

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Recycle cardboard potatoe chip canisters are used to make lovely sounding instrument - a rain stick. Affiliate Link to Blick Art Materials

Soda Bottle Wind Spinner

Recycle a soda bottle into this fun, easy wind spinner. Free Craft Unlimited

Soda Can Tab Belt

Soda Can Tab Belt

Recycle soda can tabs into a stylish belt.

Solar Hot Dog Cooker

Learn how to make a solar hot dog cooker from a Pringles can! Super fun, easy STEM activity for kids. Cub Scout Ideas


Telescope make with a paper tube. Craft Project Ideas

Tin Can Stilts

Create stilts with large tin can and heavy string. Hours of fun! PBS Kids

Tom the Turkey Can

Great children's project... This project can also be used as a magnet or wreath. Craft Elf

Wreath - Plastic Bag Wreath

Wreath - Plastic Bag Wreath

A fun way to recycle plastic grocery bags is to make a holiday wreath.

Yarn Bottles

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Recycle clean plastic bottles by decorating with yarn. Free recycling craft project. Affiliate Link to Blick Art Materials

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