Recycling

Leaf Owls

Leaf Owls

  Leaf Owls Do you like owls? click here to find out how you can make your own Leaf Owls using, wait for it... paper and leaves! 🦉 This month we are all about owls, so here is another wonderful craft. Instead of using paper, why not use the materials…
DIY Crate Storage

DIY Crate Storage

DIY crate storage So - We always start to think of "back to school" before the holidays have even begun! We'll be spending a bit of time over the holidays sorting out the kids' rooms, decluttering, sending lots of things to the charity shop, using freecycle and selling bits locally…
Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls

Fabric Recycled Juggling Balls This Summer I challenge you to learn something NEW - or more to the point, the kids to learn something new. You have all those long Summer Days and there is plenty of time to practice.. so try your hand at JUGGLING? What do you think?…
POTATO PRINT Sea Print

POTATO PRINT Sea Print

POTATO PRINT Sea Print Such a lovely idea for homemade gift wrap, or to hang in your child's bedroom. We love simple projects that you can rustle up if it's raining outdoors, and you've run out of ideas, and even the older children love to have a go at this!…
Paper Pulp Pendants DIY

Paper Pulp Pendants DIY

Paper Pulp Pendants We really love making jewellery here at FunCraftsKids - and the idea of making the actual beads for these Paper Pulp PendantsĀ is really fab! This is a wonderfully bright and colourful Paper Pulp Pendant craft AND it is is all about RECYCLING. We do love taking something…
DIY Marimekko pots in the garden

DIY Marimekko pots in the garden

DIY Marimekko pots in the garden How to combine your love for crafting, gardening, and bold graphic designs? DIY Marimekko pots of course! Well, we have long been fans of Finnish surface pattern designers at Marimekko - Their designs are recognisable worldwide for their original prints and colours. Marimekko was…
Toys glued to mirror frame

Toys glued to mirror frame

Children's toys glued to a mirror frame - quick and easy! We all have piles of small plastic toys knocking around the house don't we? And chances are your children have moved on to bigger and better things as they get older yet these small toys are deemed too precious…
Plastic bottle planters

Plastic bottle planters

Plastic bottle planters At Fun Crafts Kids we love our gardens but we also love all things adorable, like these cool plastic bottle planters. These plastic bottle holders from Muy Ingenioso are the perfect combination of adorable and practical. These plastic bottle planters are an excellent way to cute-n up…
Shampoo Bottle Crafts – Mini Handbags

Shampoo Bottle Crafts – Mini Handbags

  Here is a cute little idea of what to make from old shampoo bottles - doll's or teddy bear's handbags!! How adorable are they? And such a fun and clever recycled craft too! We have plenty of old shampoo bottles in our house.. and I have started saving them…
upcycled Tin Cans

upcycled Tin Cans

Upcycled Tin Cans We honestly cringe whenever we put a tin can into the recycling bin... when they could be upcycled into something useful AND pretty! There will always be a life in them, whether for making toy telephones, or fun stilts - they are a great craft material. And…