Egg box crafts

Today – egg box crafts

egg box crafts

20 Egg Box Crafts for Kids

Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.

Albert Einstein

We love anything at all that involves a play on a budget here on the baby budgeting blog especially thrifty craft ideas And, in this day and age, when we need to be increasingly mindful of our carbon footprint it is a really really good idea to make use of what we already have rather than buying things new. This comprehensive list of awesome egg carton crafts ticks the budget and recycling options. And wow! Don’t egg boxes just lend themselves to crafting.


Egg box crafts ideas

  1. Spring Chicks Egg Carton Craft
  2. Egg Carton Bumble Bee Craft for Kids
  3. Egg Carton Bunny Craft for Kids
  4. Egg Carton Penguin Craft
  5. Egg Carton Hatching Chicks Kids Craft
  6. Colorful Egg Carton Butterfly Craft for Kids
  7. Egg Carton Whale Kids Craft
  8. Egg Carton Mini ‘Copters
  9. Egg Carton Sea Life Recycled Craft
  10. Egg Carton Ladybug Craft for Kids
  11. Egg Carton Flowers
  12. Egg Carton Turtle Craft
  13. Egg Carton Chicken Egg Cups
  14. Egg Carton Fire Truck
  15. Bugs Egg Carton Crafts
  16. Colorful Egg Carton Butterfly Craft for Kids
  17. Easy Egg Carton Ladybugs
  18. Egg Carton Boat Craft
  19. Egg Carton Crafts: Colorful Jellyfish
  20. Adorable Egg Carton Easter Bunny


Crafting from the recycling box is always the best fun. Do let me know if you try any of these egg box crafts.

Nature hunting with egg boxes

Over on my simple parenting blog, I  have a really lovely egg box treasure hunt idea

egg box crafts

All you do is simply get out into nature with your kids kids collecting fallen treasures. Oh my goodness Egg boxes are perfect for collecting treasure because it keeps all your lovely finds  really nice and safe and it really does makes a wonderful carry and display case too. Once filled it is lovely to keep on display or it can be used to initiate a fun craft challenge sucha s a nature collage.

Isn’t it a super cute idea? Love these egg box crafts!

More egg box crafts

Do you have any egg box crafts to share?

I love this pirate treasure box egg box craft over at Red Ted Art. Do you follow Red Ted Art? She’s the UK’s best crafter in my opinion. She has a brand new book out soon  Easy Paper Projects

Easy Paper Projects

Easy Paper Projects has 60 ways to help your little ones create, decorate and celebrate from lanterns and holiday garlands to wearable brooches and headbands and is out October 2019  but available for pre-order now


More than egg box crafts

I do hope you have enjoyed these egg box crafts – so much fun, so simple and super cheap too – I have so many brilliant ideas for crafting and creating on a budget – you might also enjoy my post on thrifty crafts to take you through the summer and arts and crafts on a budget

Whatever you get up to you really do not have to spend a lot of money in order to have fun


You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.

Maya Angelou 



1 Comment

  1. July 8, 2019 / 2:19 pm

    Oh these are SUCH adorable crafts!! How fabulous. And thank you for the super kind mention!!!!

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