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Turn Your Recycling into Toys

Box Play for Kids creates stickers that can be affixed to empty containers like milk cartons, egg crates, or toilet paper tubes, turning them into truly recycled toys. Take a look at a few of my favorites below, and find out where to get them (including some that are on sale for a limited time).

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  • Bento Box 1 of 15
    Bento Box
    Turn your cereal box into a bento box instead!
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $6
    Also available at Fab.com for $7.75 along with the Lucky Kitty tissue cover, now through May 30.
  • Camera 2 of 15
    Camera
    Say cheese!
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $5
    Also available at Fab.com for $3.25, now through May 30.
  • Lucky Kitty 3 of 15
    Lucky Kitty
    Feeling lucky, kitty?
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $6
    Also available at Fab.com for $7.75 along with the Bento Box cereal cover, now through May 30.
  • Piggy 4 of 15
    Piggy
    This little piggy went to market… and picked up more milk.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $8
    Also available at Fab.com for $5.25, now through May 30.
  • Pink Fridge 5 of 15
    Pink Fridge
    I would love a real pink fridge, but this is probably as close as I'll get.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $8
  • Whale Spouting 6 of 15
    Whale Spouting
    Tissues never looked cuter.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $8
    Also available at Fab.com for $5.25, now through May 30.
  • Binoculars 7 of 15
    Binoculars
    Just add a rubber band and boom. Instant binoculars. Also in pink.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $4
    Also available at Fab.com for $2.50, now through May 30.
  • Bowling Pins 8 of 15
    Bowling Pins
    Adorable! It might take a while to amass 10 paper towel tubes though.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $4 (with a 35% discount for buying a set of 10)
  • Superstar Bracelets 9 of 15
    Superstar Bracelets
    A little Wonder Woman-esque. Also in pink.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $3
    Also available at Fab.com for $2, now through May 30.
  • Car Garage 10 of 15
    Car Garage
    Let me hear that toot, toot! Let me hear that beep, beep!
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $5
    Also available at Fab.com for $3.25, now through May 30.
  • Paint Palette 11 of 15
    Paint Palette
    For your budding little artists. Egg crates are great as palettes anyway, why not make it a little more official?
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $
    Also available at Fab.com for $, now through May 30.
  • Piano 12 of 15
    Piano
    Sing us a song, Mr. Piano man.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $5
  • Record Player 13 of 15
    Record Player
    DJs need to start somewhere, right?
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $6
  • Fire Truck 14 of 15
    Fire Truck
    Both of my kids would be pretty into this one.
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $8
  • Puppy Dog 15 of 15
    Puppy Dog
    Woof!
    Available at Box Play for Kids for $5
    Also available at Fab.com for $3.25, now through May 30.

• Nicole Balch is the founder of Making it Lovely, a design blog about living a stylish life and transforming the so-so. Catch up with all of Nicole’s posts here on Babble, and follow her on Twitter, Pinterest, or Facebook.

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