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JUNE 7, 2010 7:22AM

Tailor Made Father's Day Gifts From Recycled Materials

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Planetpals Favorite Collection of Recycle Craft Ideas for Dad For Father's Day That Anyone Can Do!

Make Father's Day even more special with a talior made gift that can be fun or even useful as well as eco-friendly!

Tell a story about your father with a card that encompasses some of his favorite objects and photos.  Make a custom designed tool jar or fishing box. Award him a trophy for his special talents!  All these projects are doable at any age and for any level of expertise.

Have fun and be green! 

Fathers Day Recycle Crafts:


Mini Tool Boxes from Recycled Tins

Simple idea-paint them one color or paint a design. Just an old tin (any size) and a handle.

toolbox tins

Recyle Trophy Cup 

Lots of fun for any special person made from cups and paper rolls. "World's Best Mom" "World's Best Dad" "World's Best Brother" or "Best Soccer Player"."World's Best Planetpal" Possibilities endless and so cute!

recycle trophy cup

Handmade Card from Recycled Materials

Start with recycled paper , card or make your own paper from recycled paper. Add mom or dad's favorite buttons, trinkets, trip mementos, old keys, tools, old jewelry and photographs. Make it meaningful.

recycle craft card

Make a Recycle Treasure or Tool Jar! 
Planetpals Exclusive! 

Many versions. Unique Ideas, how to instructions, samples. Make a treasure jar for holidays, mothers day, fathers day, everyday. Simple and Easy.

recycle jar craft 

A Key (Chain) That Will Stay Close to Dad's Heart!
This one is shrinkydink. But use recycled materials, trace hand onto recycled paper or cardboard, reduce in a copier, then finish this great craft: Paint it. Decorate it. Laminate it. One hand for each of Dad's treasured kids

kids hand recycle keychain 

Wrap it! Make Your Own Boxes 

Patterns and ideas to make your own boxes from recycled boxes plus recycle gift wrap ideas

make ur own boxes 

For more Father's Day and Everyday recycle craft ideas such as paper mache, paper making, gardening etc go to Planetpals Craft Pages 

 © Judith Gorgone



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