4 unique upcycling projects

Feeling crafty with the fall weather?  Planning ahead for holiday parties and gifts?  Or maybe you’re  just looking for a fun DIY project.  You’ll love these unique ideas that won’t break the bank!

Don’t recycle empty toilet paper rolls just yet…give them a new purpose. Eco-friendly stickers printed on 100% recycled uncoated paper turn ordinary cardboard into extraordinary binoculars! Great for spotting wildlife on nature hikes, and they make a great party craft/favor. Duck Dynasty party anyone?! Made in the USA. $2.95

You won’t need to find your own tires, this kit comes with everything you need. Flat Tire Decor recycles Motown tires into unique planters and baskets. Their flower pot kit come with everything you need to create your own bin. Fun “any day” activity, great for troop badges, environmental clubs, or classroom projects. Made in the USA. $9.95

Gathering a stock-pile of used K-cups? Don’t just toss them in the recycling, they’re perfect for holiday crafts. Planning the classroom party craft? Request used K cup donations so you’re ready for the big day. Avoid toxic paints with Glob Botanical Paints: these paint pigments are made from fruits, vegetables, spices, and organic extracts. Made in the USA. $17.95-$22.95

Firetrucks from milk cartons; an egg carton piano; a mac n’ cheese box camera. The possibilities are endless with Box Play for Kids eco-friendly stickers! Made in the USA. $2.95- $6.95

Love upcycled projects, but prefer someone else does the work? Check out these other great ideas…

K-cup crafts
Upcycled/Recycled gifts


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