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Bells made from coffee creamers. Spray paint creamers inside and out with gold, silver, or bronze paint. Let dry.
This is a page about making a bleach bottle Santa. Clean plastic bleach and detergent bottles are great to use in craft projects. Make this cute Santa for the holidays.
This is a page about making glove snowmen. Using a small white knit glove you can make this cute snowman decoration for the holidays.
This is a page about making paint roller snowmen. Use paint roller covers to create a cute and fun to make holiday decoration.
Paint and decorate a variety of recycled plastic containers to make snowmen candy containers. The kids and grown kids will love them and the treats inside.
With recycled empty paper rolls, you can create a simple craft with the kids. This is a page about cardboard tube Christmas ring wreath.
This is a page about making a toilet roll Father Christmas. Here is another fun project that uses empty toilet paper tubes. This Father Christmas project is fun to make and display for the holidays.
Rings from twist off lids like those on salad dressing jars can be covered in green pipe cleaners with a tiny bow on top to make Christmas tree ornaments.
Support the American Lung Association during their annual Christmas Seal campaign even if you don't send Christmas cards. Use the seals to make fun crafts with the kids. Ornaments, bracelets, gift holders. or little towns! So easy and lots of fun too!
Here's a way to get use of used Christmas cards again. Talk about great recycling!
This is a page about recycled light bulb Christmas ornaments. Old incandescent light bulbs can be used to make a variety of craft projects. They lend themselves very well to Christmas ornaments.
Adding a crochet border to recycled Christmas cards is one way to create pretty, unique ornaments for the tree. This is a page about making crocheted recycled Christmas card ornaments.
My friend made me two Christmas ornaments from shoulder pads, she had removed from her clothing. Really cute.
Do not throw away empty roll-on antiperspirants or deodorants. You can make little Christmas balls from them. It won't take long and will cost you almost nothing.
Rip up seasonal fabric and wrap it around outdoor faux candy cane decorations. This treatment can rejuvenate older discolored canes or make store bought canes more unique. Display them inside if the weather is too wintry or wet outdoors.
Christmas seals and other seasonal stickers are a good start to some fun crafting with your children. Make bracelets, ornaments, and more. This is a page about crafts made from Christmas seals.