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Recycled craft projects are an environmentally-friendly way to express your creativity. Plus, you almost never run out of usable materials. In this section you'll find some fun ideas for recycled craft projects.

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Raid the Recycling Bin: 10 Recycled Crafts

 Raid the Recycling Bin: 10 Recycled Crafts

Are you looking for some fun recycled craft ideas? Check out these 10 recycled craft ideas in this article. See more »

How to Make Jewelry From Recycled Materials

 How to Make Jewelry From Recycled Materials

Do you know how to make jewelry from recycled materials? Find out how to make jewelry from recycled materials in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Make a House Out of Popsicle Sticks

 How to Make a House Out of Popsicle Sticks

Do you know how to make a house out of popsicle sticks? Find out how to make a house out of popsicle sticks in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Make a Mobile

 How to Make a Mobile

Do you know how to make a mobile? Find out how to make a mobile in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Make a Paper Football

 How to Make a Paper Football

Do you know how to make a paper football? Find out how to make a paper football in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Make a Paper Sailor Hat

 How to Make a Paper Sailor Hat

Do you know how to make a paper sailor hat? Find out how to make a paper sailor hat in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Make a Paper Turkey

 How to Make a Paper Turkey

Do you know how to make a paper turkey? Find out how to make a paper turkey in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 How to Make a Box Out of Paper

Do you know how to make a box out of paper? Find out how to make a box out of paper in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 How to Make a Cardboard Pyramid

Do you know how to make a cardboard pyramid? Find out how to make a cardboard pyramid in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 How to Make a Cube Out of Paper

Do you know how to make a cube out of paper? Find out how to make a cube out of paper in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »