Help the environment and ditch the plastic grocery bags in favor of reusable tote bags. Use this idea to help jazz up a boring tote bag with fabric paint, iron-on crystals and cherries fashion design.
Save those old CD cases! Using these recycled craft ideas, you can turn old CD cases into a dazzling jewel case pendant lamp. If you're looking for CD Craft Projects, don't forget to craft with the cases too.
Turn plain coffee filters into beautiful roses with this Watercolored Coffee Filter Roses tutorial. Perfect for putting in a vase or attaching to a wreath, these recycled crafts are sure to add a touch of Victorian style to your decor.
Upcycle some water bottles into storage instead of letting them sit in land fills. You can have an organized craft room while being green if you recycle containers with water bottle storage.
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!
This Recycled Magazine Floral Wreath is a great way to use up all those old magazines. Get your home ready for spring cleaning (and decorating!) with this fun and easy paper craft project. Crafting with magazines is also a great way to celebrate Earth Day with your family...so gather everyone together and round up all those old magazines and get ready to create something beautiful and fun!
Jazz up your outdoor decorations with these fun and crafty Tuna Can Party Lights! Made from aluminum tuna cans, this recycled project is a great way to get the look you love for less. They're easy to make and fun to show off to your friends!
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!
In addition to its positive environmental impact, recycled crafting material is especially frugal, being that it comes at no additional cost! Here are ten ways to recycle through crafting.
Be creative and thrifty with this coffee filter corsage. Make one for Mother's Day or your best friend's birthday. Fancy crafts don't have to be expensive, or difficult. Enjoy this tutorial from A Fanciful Twist.