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Reuse Your Egg Cartons Creatively

I go through a lot of eggs every month, and I’m always throwing out egg cartons, which seems a pity. If you feel like getting creative here are several projects for you to consider. Collect a few, grab some scissors and paint, and choose one of the many ideas below to create something new for yourself.

 

Transform them into unique chairs or footstools.

Egg cartons

Or recycled fairy lights.

Egg cartons

Create a succulent garden. Use eggshells as planters.

Egg cartons

With some markers, turn a carton into a toy truck.

Egg cartons

Stack into a garden table, with plants growing out of it.

Egg cartons

House gorgeous flower arrangements.

Egg cartons

With some paint and scissors they can be works of art.

Egg cartons

With scissors they also transform well into home decoration. 

Egg cartons
 

Long term project: a kids' playhouse.

Egg cartons

Useful storage space for jewelry, or odds and ends.

Egg cartons
Egg cartons

Create decorative tea cups.

Egg cartons

Roll a stack of cartons into a footstool or plant accessory.

Egg cartons
Egg cartons
 

Inventive hanging or tabletop lampshades.

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Give the cartons a second life as a textured notice board.

Egg cartons

Paint them bright colors and use as gift boxes.

Egg cartons

Build an original Christmas tree.

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