With crafting comes creativity, so it’s no surprise that crafters have come up with some creative uses for unexpected materials. Check out these projects that will shock you when you find out what they’re made from!
Were hours spent making and molding these paper embellishments? Not at all! These embellishments are made from toilet tissue!
Recycled Mini Pouches – Persia Lou
These little pouches are super handy for things like change and bobby pins. Can you believe they’re made from old toothpaste tubes?
Polka Dot Paper Lanterns – Just Crafty Enough
These string lights are the perfect party decoration for when you’ve spent way too much money on food. They look great and they’re made from cardboard tubes!
When I was younger, I had a friend whose favorite animals were pigs, so I think she would be all over this adorable planter. It’s made from a soda bottle!
Shrinky Bracelet – Rust & Sunshine
Who knew the plastic from some takeout containers was shrinkable? Dig through your recycling bin to make your own.
There are so many creative ways to use materials others would think of as trash. Do you have a favorite unexpected material?