Reduce, reuse, recycle. These are famous words that we've all heard before. Before throwing out all your trash take a second look at what you might be able to save. There are tons of crafts you can create with your recyclables.
If you hate throwing anything away, you'll love this collection of thrifty crafts. Learn how to transform any piece of trash into a beloved treasure with this free eBook featuring 12 trash to treasure crafts.
These awesome "trash to treasure" crafts are a great way to create something new by reusing something old. Turn antique finds into new elaborate centerpieces, craft jewelry with bread tags, and make bracelets from water bottles!
We asked our Facebook fans what they would do with mesh produce bags from the grocery store once the produce is gone. Here are some genius recycling craft ideas our crafty fans came up with for ways to reuse mesh produce bags.
These beads take a few days to dry but are well worth the extra effort. You can brag to friends that you made the colorful beads with nothing but newspaper!
Don't toss those egg cartons! They can be a huge help around your house. With these 26 Ways to Craft with Egg Cartons you'll be better organized in no time! These egg carton activities are also great for kids and family time.
Even plastic bottle lids can be recycled for fantastic art projects like this one. Turn the lids into a contemporary art canvas that's sophisticated but easy enough for kids to do!
A smashed soda or aluminum can becomes a funny cow, pig or bear. This is fun activity and a great way to teach kids about recycling.
Have some old tee shirts on hand? Turn them into accessories, home decor, and even learn how to make a tee shirt scarf with this collection of tee shirt crafts. We even have some ideas on how to revamp the tees you wear all the time!
Recycle water bottles into fun pink flower bracelets with this craft project from Tiffany Windsor. Sister Eco-Heidi Borchers has been teaching the technique to kids and adults for years!