eco-friday: recycled cardboard craft tutorials, round up

Eco-Friday… sharing my eco finds from the making and crafting world this week!

This week, I’m looking at recycled cardboard craft tutorials and inspiration! Chances are you have some sort of cardboard hanging around in your house, whether it is an old appliance box, a cereal box or the humble cardboard tube…

Cardboard Tube Crafts

The Crafty Kitty | Recycled Cardboard Craft Tutorials
Clockwise from top left: flower vases from buzzmills; napkin rings from this heart of mine; friendship cuffs from salsa pie; aeroplane from molly moo

These incredibly talented bloggers have a wealth of fabulous craft tutorials, this is just the tip of the iceberg! You could lose yourself for hours amid the pages of these blogs.

General Cardboard

The Crafty Kitty | Recycled Cardboard Craft Tutorials
Clockwise from top left:

winter wonderland from mr printables. I’m a HUGE fan of Mr Printables, they have some great learning and activity projects, so you should definitely go check them out!

hearts and yarn from krokotakKrokotak has so many wonderful tutorials, a lot of them are made using recycled or natural materials. 

clocks from the southern instituteThe Southern Institute proves that recycling cardboard can be functional as well as fun! 

luna moth costume from the cardboard collectiveThe Cardboard Collective are a new find of mine, they provide incredible inspiration of how intricate and interesting you can make your cardboard creations!

The Crafty Kitty | Recycled Cardboard Craft Tutorials
I had to wrap things up, with this wonderful geometric rose tutorial, by Maker Mama for The Southern Institute. This rose is made, from cardboard frame corners!

Who knew such beauty could come out of recycling such readily available materials!

Do you have an eco-craft you would like to share? Email me, and maybe you could be featured in my next eco-Friday round-up!

One thought on “eco-friday: recycled cardboard craft tutorials, round up

  1. January 17, 2014 at 7:07 pm

    Thanks for sharing my cardboard rose Stephanie!

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