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15 egg carton crafts

egg-carton-craft-roundupI wanted to share some awesomeness with you for the holidays – some oh so gorgeous up-cycling crafts for you and the kids to have fun with over the Easter, using everyday materials from around the house. God knows we need a bit of indoor distraction from that never-ending bitterly cold easterly wind swirling around!!

First up is very humble egg carton crafts – as you will see the most versatile and easy to work with craft material.

The elegant flower craft featured in the main banner above is by Then She Made, so pretty and so simple to make.

Read on to see 15 more fantastic egg carton crafts with links to their tutorials

flowers8Egg Carton Daffodils
by Intimate Weddings
Follow this step by step paper flower tutorial and make your own sunny daffodils out of egg cartons.

 

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234Egg Carton Hens by krokotak
You’ll need nothing more than an empty egg carton and some poster or acrylic paints to make these super cute egg stands.

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egg-carton-critters-craft-photo-420-0595-LW-FF05077XEgg Carton Critters on Spoonful
crawling with caterpillars, ladybugs and snails, so cute

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scavenger_huntingSpring Scavenger Hunt
by MollyMoo
The humble egg carton is my favourite prop for scavenger hunts – perfect for keeping six little treasures separate, and easy for the littles to keep track of what’s left to find.

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236Easy Easter Basket
by krokotak
Such a pretty idea for displaying your decorated eggs or use on your chocolate egg hunt (even better :)

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Egg-Carton-Spy-GlassesEgg Carton Spy Glasses
by craftsforkids
the kids will be needing these for keeping an eye out for the Easter Bunny :)

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Collages154Egg Carton Fairy Crown
by momto2poshdivas
Every little girl is sure to be totally engaged in making this flower wreath headband, and playing princess or fairy for the afternoon :)

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easter-egg-carton-chicksEgg Carton Chicks
by paper,plate,and plane
A fun and simple Easter craft that you can do with the littles. Upcycle those egg cartons to make these cute candy-filled chicks

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egg carton crafts for kidsEgg Carton Turtles
by crafty-crafted
how stinking cut, and perfect for small little handies

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egg carton flower craftsEgg Carton Roses by rosi jo
sublimely beautiful and elegant hand painted roses, perfect for a wreath or garland – or use instead of a bow when wrapping a special pressie.

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egg carton owlsEgg Carton Owls
by my owl barn
I made these before with LittleMiss and they were so great. So easy and quick using the lid and base of the carton, a scissors, clue and paint or markers. Love it

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egg carton flowers craftEgg Carton and Pom Pom Flowers
from Parents Magazine
Decorate your house with flowers that will never wilt – all you need is a small person to do all the painting, egg cartons, pom poms, paint and pipe cleaners.

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egg carton craft fishEgg Carton Fish
by crafty-crafted
Aren’t they so so pretty ? you couldn’t stop after making just one – would be right at home in my cardboard box aquarium!!

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egg carton boat craftEgg Carton Pirate Ships
by kaboose
Make your own mini ships for some kitchen table pillaging :)

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egg carton flower wreath craftEgg Carton Daisy Wreath
by MK Inspired
what a beautiful spring wreath to decorate your front door

 

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4 Responses to “15 egg carton crafts”

  1. Emily says:

    Oh they are all gorgeous, but my goodness, the roses!! Just FAB!

  2. mollymoo says:

    I know, aren’t they just so sublime Emily. You would never know they were just egg cartons!!

  3. What wonderfully clever creations!

  4. MargieB says:

    Amazing what you can do with an egg carton. Who would have thought? thanks for the inspiration.

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