Left: Fill these traditional Christmas "crackers" with treats for kids... or use it as a party favor for New Year's by putting a fortune for the upcoming year in it. Get the full how-to here.
Right: Covered in glitter, you would never know this was made from a toilet paper tube! Hang it on your tree or dangle a group of them in your window for a wintery scene. Click here for the complete tutorial.
Left: Ideas that are easy and inexpensive, like this napkin ring holder, never go out of style! Customize your napkin rings to your table's theme, party or season. From Make & Takes, get the directions here.
Right: And something for above your table... these festive lanterns. I love this one. Make them glittery white and blue so you can keep them up through the winter. Directions are given here.
Do you have a recycling craft you'd like to share? E-mail me. I'd love to see it, and maybe even feature your project in a future post!
To learn more about America Recycles Day, visit here.