Winter Crafts from Recycled Materials for Kids


Time for some fun Winter Crafts for Kids! But these are not just ANY Winter crafts, but fabulous RECYCLED Winter Crafts for Kids.

Let’s give crafting an eco spin this coming year – there is so much you can make, so easily and fun and it can be thrifty and great for the environment!

Recycled Crafts for Winter

Fun with Winter Toilet Paper Roll Crafts

We have a great love for Toilet Paper Roll crafts! They are inexpensive, plentiful and suprisingly versatile!

Toilet Paper Roll Ice Castle – perfect for imaginative play in the Winter months ahead, especially for anyone looking to make a Frozen Castle!

Toilet Roll Snowman – a fun craft, but also game – as you can play Snowmen bowling too! Do some simple maths whilst you are at it.

Disney’s Frozen Theme Paper Roll Bracelet Craft – Darcy and Brian – with Frozen 2 out at the movie theatres, this Frozen theme Toilet Paper Roll craft will go down a treat!

Frozen Elsa Paper Tube Craft – Hello Wonderfull There is also a fabulous Elsa puppet to explore!

Easy Toilet Paper Roll Bird Feeder – Live Life Mom – a classic winter craft that the kids will love to have a go at!

Yarn Hat Ornament – Felt Magnet

Fun Recycled Cardboard Winter Crafts

Next up.. take all those Cardboard Boxes from Christmas and turn them into lots of playtime and crafty fun!

Winter Cardboard Castle – La Maison de LouLou – the perfect opportunity for some more imaginative play. Love the simplicity and constrast of the white paint on brown.

Winter Cardboard Tree – Creative Jewish Mom – These look simply fabulous. And as spring arrives, decorate it for the forth coming seasons!

Fun with Recycled Egg Carton Winter Crafts

Egg Cartons are clearly NOT just for Easter! We have had lots of fun with Egg Carton Crafts in the past, but these really are cute and perfect for Winter!

Winter Wonderland from Egg Carton – The Imagination Tree

Egg Carton Igloo – Free Kids Crafts

Other Recycled Winter Crafts

So what else can you find in your recycling box? How about some corks, newspapers, wrapping paper, bottle tops and bottles? Here are some fantastic Winter Crafts from recycled materials to kick start that crafty inspiration!

Arctic Small World – Best Toys 4 Toddlers

Newspaper Winter Landscape Art Project – I Heart Crafty Things

Recycled Wrapping Paper Winter Wreath – Creative Little Explorers

DIY Popsicle Stick Sled Ornament – Fireflies and Mud Pies

Easy Hot Chocolate Mug Popsicle Stick Craft – Simple Mom Project

Lego Snow Jars for Kids – Pink Stripey Socks

Plastic Cap Snowman Ornament – A Little Pinch of Perfect

Plastic Bottle Icicles – Colorful Crafts

Winter Luminaries – Crafts by Amanda

More Winter Crafts for Kids