4 QUICK & EASY Upcycles for Kids and Parents!


Thought we’d do a selection of super easy and quick upcycle projects that are suitable for both beginners and the experienced crafters that are all aimed at Children. These are perfect for crafting by yourself or together with your children / playgroup / parent and child group.

Below are quick abbreviated step by step guides. For the full tutorials visit the fantastic blogs or websites of each of these crafters.

Upcycled Lego Glass Storage Jars

First up is this fantastic upcycle from www.obseussed.com as found via http://upcycleus.blogspot.co.uk.

Upcycled Lego Jam Jar Storage
Upcycled Lego Jam Jar Storage

Upcycled ‘Washi Tape’ Toilet Roll Bangle

Incredibly easy, the bangle below has been created from a toilet or kitchen roll tube and covered in the new upcycling must have, Washi Tape as seen on www.craftideas.info.

Washi tape toilet roll bangle
Washi tape toilet roll bangle

Upcycled ‘Almost Finished’ Crayons into Shaped Crayons

When crayons are starting to get low, keep them and turn them into new funky crayons by http://davetdesigns.blogspot.co.uk and as seen on http://www.totallygreencrafts.com.

Upcycling Crayons

Organise Their Wardrobes with Old CDs

What better way than to keep your child’s wardrobe organised than the following method! Great for separating by size (age 3 months, 6 months, etc.) or by occasion (day wear, night wear, party wear). Unsure where this originally came from so if it’s you, let me know so I can credit you!

Upcycled CD Wardrobe Organisers
Upcycled CD Wardrobe Organisers

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