How To Upcycle Cartons Into Wallets


Craft Magazine show us how to upcycle cartons into wallets in this video.  This would be a great one to make with the kids!  It’s a great way to use up scrap material and I’m sure the kids will be delighted with the end result.

There are no vocals on this video but they clearly walk you through each step and on-screen written instructions are also provided.

upcycled-milk-carton-purse-collage

The materials and equipment that you’ll need to make your upcycled wallet are shown below.

Materials
  • Empty juice or milk carton
  • Fabric
  • Velcro
  • Circular piece of felt
  • Decorative stone or button
Equipment
  • Scissors
  • Pen
  • Ruler
  • Brush
  • Hot glue gun
  • Masking tape
  • White glue
Did You Know?

The Container Recycling Institute claims that 2.81 million juice boxes were sold in the U.S. in 2006, most of which cannot be recycled due to the inseparability of the cardboard, plastic, and aluminium foil used in the product.

courtesy of: www.reuseit.com

If they can’t be recycled then why not upcycle cartons into something useful!

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