10 Fun Upcycled Projects for Kids

The best crafts to make are upcycled kids crafts! They are practically free and they help the planet. Transform items you already have in your house to make these 10 creative projects that kids will love.

Wind Chimes from Recycled Cans
Here's a great way to make a unique windchime using recycled cans and duct tape. Get instructions from Momtastic.

Simple Hello Kitty Craft Using Paper Rolls
Create your own Simple Hello Kitty Craft using paper rolls. It's perfect for a Hello Kitty theme birthday party or just a fun kids craft to do! Get instructions from Crafts by Courtney.

Plastic Lid Monster Magnets
They are easy to make, cute to look at and can help teach kids about the importance of recycling. Get instructions from Modern Mom.

Bottle Bank
This little piggy (bank) started off at the market as a bleach bottle. Get instructions from Martha Stewart.

Bug Magnet Kids Craft with Bottle Caps
This great bug magnet kids craft will help you to fight off that summer boredom.  Grab a few bottle caps and some paint to get started. Get instructions from Country Chic Cottage.

Egg Carton Mini ‘Copters
Turn an empty egg carton into the cutest mini helicopters. Get instructions from The Craft Train.

Bunny Planters From Recycled Milk Cartons
Make these bunny planters from the cartons. Get instructions from 17 Apart.

Make Multi-Coloured Chunky Crayons
Use a muffin tin to melt old crayons. Turn them into  multi-coloured chunky crayons! Get instructions from Makes and Takes.

Kleenex Box Express
Gather your Beanie Babies, Barbies, Polly Pockets, Strawberry Shortcakes, Transformers and Rescue Heros. It’s time for a ride on the train. Get instructions from Lovezilla.

Tin Can Flower Bird Feeder
Repurpose tin cans to make this cute yet functional bird feeder. Get instructions from Birds & Blooms.

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