It's not just the adults that get to have fun with recycled and repurposed arts and crafts!
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No-sew super hero cape from a men's t-shirt. Cute AND simple. #repurposed #kids

Dad to the rescue for HERO CAPES! Super hero cape from a mens t-shirt! No sewing involved! For super hero party!

DIY Lace Crowns great for party favors

Lace crowns, made in the microwave with fabric stiffener. These look time consuming to make but boy are they adorable. Could make them and have guests adorn them as a craft project during the party. Also doubles as a personalized take home gift.

DIY bubble wands- use old wire hangers

DIY bubble wands- use old wire hangers or copper wire. Use as goodie bag favors for Ian's next birthday party; make homemade bubble solution & put it in pretty canning jars, decorated in some fashion.

2T cornstarch + 2T water + 5 drops food colouring = Sidewalk Chalk Paint.

How To: Make Sidewalk Chalk Paint

cornstarch + water + 5 drops food coloring = Sidewalk Chalk Paint--super fun to splatter paint with on the driveway as well!

Who needs to spend money on bath toys? :)

Cari- this would be fun for Mailey. DIY Recycled Plastic Bottle Boat - super easy and kids would love it! Could make into a boy toy too, just replace Barbie with Action Figure

find some reclaimed boards and some ribbon!

Squires Squires Garcia-Lacaze this would go perfect in you Pintrest house! :) shelves for doll/stuffed animal storage? Can convert to other type of storage when the kids get older

Bubble bouncing...bubbles that don't pop!

Bouncing Bubbles that don't pop! 1 C distilled drinking water 1 Tablespoon dish soap 1 Teaspoon of glycerin Bouncing Bubbles

Toy airplanes from empty lotion or shampoo bottles....some people are just so clever!

Recycled Shampoo Bottles into fantastic planes/rocket ships - Use a second bottle to cut out wings, fins, props for the plane, and assorted craft/electric/duct tape for the lovely striping

Awesome idea (scribbles framed by shaped overlay). #kids

Awesome idea (scribbles framed by shape). This is a cute way to turn toddler art into more frame-able art.

Funk recycled jug masks you could definitely make with the kids.  #recycle #art

Funk recycled jug masks you could definitely make with the kids. Spray in metallic paint and you have robots!

Clever and cute - fabric bookends with sand filling could serve several functions in a kid's room. Make sure to use recycled fabrics.

Organize Your Home Office on a Dime

Bookend Solution for Kid's room or other playful area of your home. Keep books stacked neatly on a shelf with a colorful bookend. Fill a fabric pouch with sand, sew shut, and position against a row of books for an always-orderly display.

homemade book with family photos

"Create a homemade book that includes family photos. I added a word to pictures of important people and slide them into a tiny photo album. Keeping the number of pages down makes it easier for baby.

Imprint a damaged teddy before throwing it away. | 26 Ways To Preserve Your Kids' Memories Forever

26 Ways To Preserve Your Kids' Memories Forever

Do this before throwing out a damaged teddy light coat of paint <-- awesome way to preserve stuffed childhood memories, especially if my kid is anything like me with their first teddy bear love!