Tuesday 19 March 2013

Thrifty Tuesday - Plastic Fantastic!

Here are some uses for those plastic containers that are quite commonly found in your recycling bin - my fave are the shampoo and deodorant bottle people!

Make adorable treasure chest gift boxes to hold treats or small presents, from recycled plastic containers

Recycle a plastic container to make a colorful jellyfish.

Upcycled Birdfeeder.


Upcycled Plastic Container and Duct Tape Vase Craft :: PositivelySplendid.com
Duct Tape Vase
How cool is this duct tape?!!!

Hanging Storage Bins

Toy Buckets

penguin cup craft

Plastic Cup Penguins


*made these from the lids from icing containers & they work great...the kids love them because their hands don't get sticky or cold...Recycle plastic lids as drip free Popsicle Holders

Popsicle Holder

Transforma los envases vacĂ­os en diferentes personajes ~ Recycle empty plastic containers :)

Coolest (and cutest) bunch of People EVER!

For more ideas check out my Upcycled Plastics Pinterest Board


  1. Awesome! Yes those people at the end are definitely just a little bit cute!

  2. Who knew shampoo and deodorant bottles could be so cool ay!