Trash turned Kids Crafts! (kids crafts made from recycled materials)

We love making crafts with our kids and especially LOVE using materials from the recycle bin! This board is a collection of the best kids crafts made from recycled, re-used, and re-proposed materials. If you would like to join us in pinning your kid's crafts or play activities, please follow and leave us a comment on a pin by The Sugar Aunts.
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Awesome upcycled bracelets made from ring pull tabs. These cost me NOTHING to me, but look fabulous. A great gift for both boys and girls to make!!!

Five little ducks nursery rhyme craft for kids. Make a simple small world from a recycled egg carton. Perfect for pretend play and acting out the rhyme for toddlers, preschoolers, eyfs.

These Toddler Egg Carton Flower Magnets are perfect craft for little kids. This kids activity that is quick, easy, & turns out beautiful every time!

Turn your old Play Doh lids in this wearable weaving with (Creative activities for kids!)

make a tree house | Paper Roll Recycled Project with Printable template | willowday

'Tis the season of stores overrun with pool noodles, cheaper by the dozen, and so the time to look into pool noodle crafts and activities to try! You'll find great gross motor activities, summer fun ideas, easy crafts and super cool DIY projects - all using budget-friendly pool noodles!

Shoebox table football game. This simple foosball game is perfect for kids and it is made from a shoebox

Egg Carton Butterfly Craft for Kids! Love upcycled spring art projects! |

Turn empty plastic water bottles into adorable little fairy houses that double as night lights! Fun for a child's room or a nursery, or even the garden.

These cute bugs made from bottle caps are so easy as a craft to make with the kids!

Rain Sticks - DIY recycled / upcycled craft idea for an older toddler or preschooler. Music you can make! Kids also learn fine motor skills, responsibility, South American culture and music / rhythm / percussion. ~ Danya Banya

Celebrate Earth Day everyday with these Recycled Tin Can Planters. Super fun for kids!

15 Toys You Can Make with Cardboard | Apartment Therapy (after the holiday season, you always have a few boxes hanging around. Here's a fun way to use them!)

#Upcycle your @Organic Valley egg cartons to make this fun #earth #day tree - a cute little idea to do with preschoolers.

Space Rocket

TP Roll Flower Recycle Craft A fun recycle craft with the colour yellow as focus!

Antiqued Wooden Heart Craft for Kids | Fireflies and Mud Pies

Soda Pop Tab Ladybug Craft for Kids or adults to make spring cards! |

A colorful nature craft for kids: make a Butterfly Feeder to attract pollinators to your yard.

Cherry Blossom Craft for Kids | Upcycle old egg cartons into kids crafts! Easy spring craft idea

From kids crafts to home decor, check out these 7 Ways to Reuse Crayons.

Great repurposing activities for kids! 8 ways to repurpose water bottles + a video showing how a used bottle is turned into a new one! ad

Bottle Cap Wind Chime - I think I could actually make this sucker. If I had enough bottle caps.

Easy Homemade Recycled Wind Chime Craft for Kids | Tin Can Wind Chime by DIY Ready at

The BEST DIY Wood Pallet Ideas!