Creative and Interesting Ways to Reuse Old Boxes instead of Throwing them Away
Think twice before throwing away your old boxes. What better way to be eco-friendly and recycle than by turning trash into something functional. Recycling and repurposing boxes is budget friendly as well! There are many many ways to recycle boxes, but here are some ways you can repurpose cardboard cereal, food, and other boxes very easily.
The plate and napkin holder is for my daughter’s Paul Frank themed birthday party. The party is outdoors at a park and I wanted to make sure the paper plates and napkins did not blow away and came up with this solution. I covered an old wooden box with themed wrapping paper and scrapbook paper and added a personal sign… simple, cute, and festive.
Turn them into a DIY Gift Bag by wrapping them and adding a ribbon handle.
Use them as a paper plate and napkin holder for a party. Wrap it to fit a party theme.
Turn a cereal box into a Magazine Holder.
Turn them into DIY Toy Storage by reinforcing them with duct tape.
Make food box Organizers. A perfect and inexpensive way to keep your drawers organized.
Make a Recycling Bin for your office- Recycle to recycle!!
Use them to wrap small gifts. Cracker and other food boxes are ideal for this.
More Ways to Repurpose!
Creative ways to recycle, reuse, and repurpose: