Recycled Craft Ideas for Your Home

5 Creative Recycled Craft Ideas for Your Home

Do you have newspaper, old CD’s or DVD’s, or extra tiles laying around the house? This video round up of five creative recycled craft ideas for your home is perfect for you! In this video, you will learn how to make:

  1. Decorative Newspaper Bowls
  2. Colorful Abstract Alcohol Ink Coasters
  3. Recycled CD and DVD Mosaic Tray
  4. Mod Podge Tile Coasters
  5. Personalized Dog Bowl Mat

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Here is the round up video for all five projects.

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Decorative Newspaper Bowls

You can make these with newspaper or magazines. It’s an old school tutorial with a new twist. Use these bowls for keys on an entryway desk or to hold small eyeshadow containers for your makeup table or vanity.

Paper Mache Bowls

Here’s What You Need

  • Balloons
  • Newspaper
  • Scissors
  • Paper Cutter (optional)
  • White Glue or Mod podge
  • Bowls
  • Foam Brushes
  • Acrylic Paints
  • Spray Paint (optional)
  • Sharpie Markers

Get the Full Tutorial: Decorative Newspaper Bowls

 

Colorful Abstract Alcohol Ink Coasters

These coasters are addicting to make! It’s the perfect recycled craft if you have left over tiles from a DIY project. You can also find tiles and second hand stores like the Habitat for Humanity ReStore.

Alcohol Ink Craft - Creative Ways to Use a Torch

Here’s What You Need

  • Cookie Sheet
  • Foil
  • Tile Coasters
  • Alcohol Ink
  • 91% Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Dropper
  • Bernzomatic ST2200T and 5 oz. Butane Cylinder (or a lighter)
  • Clear Glaze

Get the Full Tutorial: Colorful Abstract Alcohol Ink Coasters

 

Recycled CD and DVD Mosaic Tray

This little home décor project takes a little time, but the outcome is amazing! It’s a great way to reuse and upcycle old DVD’s and CD’s.

Recycled CD Mosaic Tray DIY

Here’s What You Need

  • Old Mirror
  • 2 Handles and Screws
  • Drill
  • Paint
  • Paint Brush
  • Painter’s Tape
  • Old CDs and/or DVDs
  • Scissors
  • Bernzomatic ST2200T and 5 OZ. Butane Cylinder
  • Glue
  • 4 OZ. Resin and 4 OZ. Hardener
  • Wooden Stick
  • Plastic Cup
  • Plastic or Paper to protect work surface

Get the Full Tutorial: Recycled CD and DVD Mosaic Tray

 

Mod Podge Tile Coasters

Another fun recycled craft to make with leftover tiles, these coasters make a great gift. Change the colors, patterns, and style to fit the recipient.

Recycled Tile DIY Coasters

Here’s What You Need

  • Ceramic Tiles
  • Dishwasher Safe Mod Podge
  • Foam Paint Brush
  • Scrapbook Paper
  • Paper Cutter or Scissors and Ruler
  • Felt or Cork or Rubber
  • Strong Adhesive

Get the Full Tutorial: Mod Podge Tile Coasters

 

Personalized Dog Bowl Mat

Old placemats can get a new look for your pet! Use any type of fabric placemat. If you don’t have one, they usually have a great selection at local thrift stores.

DIY Dog Bowl Mat

Here’s What You Need

  • Any Placemat Fabric Scraps
  • Acrylic Craft Paint
  • Spouncer Brush
  • Letter Stencils
  • Painter’s Tape

Get the Full Tutorial: Personalized Dog Bowl Mat

I hope you enjoyed these 5 Creative Recycled Craft Ideas for Your Home!

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