DIY Cereal Box Craft- Let’s Try This Cool Craft!

What’s the most frequent thing we throw in the garbage every week? Cereal boxes for sure. Every time a cereal box gets emptied we throw it though we can prepare something awesome from it.  There are plenty of DIY craft options we can try for cereal boxes and can prepare something useful out of them. Today, we are presenting an interesting and easy DIY cereal box craft which you can prepare within 10 minutes.

So gear up to make something awesome and refreshing from your reusable cereal boxes.

DIY Cereal Box Craft

Things You Need To Grab For Preparing A Cool DIY Craft From Cereal Box

Things You Need For DIY Cereal Box Craft

  • Packing tape
  • Scissor
  • Adhesive
  • Pencil
  • Pen
  • Cutter
  • Glue gun
  • Ruler
  • Decorative pearls
  • Velcro
  • Cardboard box
  • Printed sheets
  • Colour sheets

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Steps You Need To Follow To Make A DIY Cereal Box Craft

Step 1-

Cereal Box Craft

Let’s start with the cereal box. Take the cereal box and open the bottom of the box using a cutter. Also, open one side of the cereal box and this way, the entire cereal box will open up. Using the cutter cut the 2 squares from the side and the extra portion. Take a cardboard sheet and take measurements of 2 inches and cut a 2-inch long strip. Stick this 2-inch strip to the cereal box on one side using packing tape.

Step 2-

Cereal Box Recycled Craft

With this extra layer, you will be able to close the box properly. To prepare the inner cover of the box, apply glue on all the sides of the open box and in the center. Spread the glue using a piece of cardboard and stick a color sheet in the open box. Using a tissue paper, stick the color sheet to the box and let it get dry. Cut the extra color paper using a cutter or scissors.

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Step 3-

Cereal Box Utility Craft

Once the inner covering is done, we will prepare the outer layer for the cereal box. Take a dark pink color paper and apply glue to the entire paper. Stick the paper on the other side of the cereal box and stick the paper thoroughly. Cut the extra color sheet using a cutter and remove it. Keep the pink paper 0.5 inches broader than the actual size to frame the cereal box perfectly. This way, you will get an open cereal box with one side covered with light pink paper and other side covered with dark pink paper.

Step 4-

Cereal Box Recycled DIY Craft

To make the box more decorative, use a printed paper sheet. Stick this printed sheet on the front side of the cereal box and similarly, use another printed sheet to cover the back of the box. Now, it’s time to seal and fold the entire box. Thus, apply glue on the upper and lower bends of the box and fold the box. Let the glue stick properly while you press the box. Give a proper finishing touch to the box by folding all the small extra portions.

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Step 5-

Cereal Box DIY Craft

We are making a horizontal bag and thus, keep the lengthy side open. Seal other three sides using glue. With this, the entire box will get sealed properly. For flexible opening and closing, we will stick a Velcro in the box. Open the Velcro and stick it to the bottom and inner top of the box. It’s now time to make the box look decorative. Thus, get a pearl lace and stick it on the top of the box. Apply glue and stick the pearl lace. You can also stick pearls or beads using glue. Stick a decorative stone or pearl on the top of the box for a buckled feel.

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DIY cereal box craft

With this, your cool DIY cereal box craft is ready!

You can use this amazing box to store many items like your books, magazines, important documents, letters etc. this box will help you store all your important documents and stuff easily in one place. You can prepare such multiple boxes and pile them up in your drawer to keep the documents safe.

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Happy crafting!

Best Out Of Waste – DIY Wind Chime Using Plastic Bottle!

DIY Wind chimes are beautiful and have a great significance in balcony decorations. These decorative ornaments can bring visual and musical beauty in our homes. However, these melodious décor pieces are quite expensive. You can make the customized and beautiful wind chimes at your home with the help of a plastic bottle! It is also a beautiful bird wall hanging which is beautiful, colourful and eye pleasing!

DIY Wind Chime Using Plastic Bottle!

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Want to get a beautifully customized wind chime for your home? Here is all you need to do!

Things You Need To Make A DIY Wind Chime

DIY Wind Chime

  • Plastic bottle
  • Shilpkar clay
  • Cutter
  • Scissors
  • Colours and brushes
  • Glue gun
  • Thread
  • Beads
  • Artificial feathers
  • Iron nails
  • Aluminium foil
  • Decorative lace
  • Decorative hangings
  • Sequences
  • Golden chain

Steps To Make A DIY Wind Chime

Step 1- Prepare roof the plastic bottle

DIY Wind Chime Using Plastic Bottle

Let’s start with making the roof of the wind chime. We will make this roof with the help of a plastic bottle. Take the plastic bottle and with the help of a cutter, cut the bottle from the upper-middle part. You will get the top of the bottle. Now, get some shilpkar clay and soften it with your hands. Press and bind it to make it soft and usable. Roll the clay like dough and with the help of the bottle, roll prepare long sheet from the clay.

Step 2- Design the bottle with clay

DIY Wind Chime Recycled Craft

Use the cap of the bottle to cut out small circles of clay sheet. Cut the clay just like we cut the cookie dough! Get multiple circles from the clay dough and stick these circles on the bottle evenly. Cover the entire bottle head with such circles. Now paint the clay circles with different colours. Apply double coats to get a smooth and thicker paint layer.

Take the dark blue shade and paint the entire bottle with this shade. Apply double coats of colour on the bottle to get a smoother look. Also, paint the top of the bottle and make a hole on the top. Once the bottle and paint get dry, you will get a beautiful bottle which has colourful circles on it! This looks stunning.

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Step 3- Decorate the bottle

Wind Chime Using Plastic Bottle

Once we have finished colouring, it’s time to decorate the bottle with beads and sequences. Stick the beautiful sequences on the bottle in a random fashion with the help of glue. Only stick the sequences on the dark blue portion of the bottle and not on the circles. This will give a glittering and glorious look to the bottle!

Step 4- Prepare the artificial bird

Below the bottle roof, we will hand a beautiful DIY bird to enhance the look of the wind chime. For making this bird, get the aluminium foil. Aluminium foil is easy to bend and fold and thus, we can get a beautiful bird shape out of this foil. Make the front of the bird while folding and preparing a trash of aluminum foil. Also, use the foil to make a head and neck while join a long thin foil wrap to make a perfect tail finish. Shape the foil in a bird’s body! And here’s a cool bird ready!

Step 5- Shape the bird and make it ready to hang

Wind Chime Craft Using Plastic Bottle

This is a rough shape of the bird and thus, for a perfect bird shape, we will need to wrap it with clay. Smoothen some clay and wrap it on the foil bird to make it attain a perfect bird shape. Stick the clay layers thoroughly and make a hole in the centre of the bird.

We need to hang this bird in a wind chime and thus, we will make the vertical hole in the bird. With the help of an aluminium wire, make a hole in the bird.

Step 6- Prepare the feathers of bird

This is a very interesting part where we will make the artificial feathers of this bird. Roll some clay in a thin strip and stick this thinly rolled clay on the body of the bird. Make a perfect shape of a feather on both the sides. Now use a toothpick to make the flares and design on the feather. This will make the birds feathers look extremely realistic and beautiful!

The bird now needs a beak and thus, make a beak shaped clay formation and stick it on the bird’s mouth.

Step 7- Colour and decorate the bird and add feathers

Wind Chime DIY Decor Using Plastic Bottle

It’s now time to give some beautiful and natural colours to the bird. Start with the blue shade and paint the wings with different colours. You can also apply shades of yellow, pink, and blue, orange, brown and so on for making the bird look natural and stunning! Also, colour the eyes and beak of the bird.

Now, use the beautiful and colourful artificial feathers to make the bird look awesome! Paste the feathers on the back of the bird using glue and let it stick perfectly.

Step 8- Make the hanging with beads and decorative materials

Wind Chime DIY Hanging Using Plastic Bottle

Take a long thread and add the decorative hanging in the bottom of the thread. One by one, add the golden beads and pearls in the thread. Also, add the bird now and again stuff the thread with beautiful beads. Make a beautiful chain of golden, colourful and decorative beads on the bird.

Now, fix the golden chain in the bottle cap and stick it with the help of a glue gun. Close the bottle and paste the decorative golden lace on the end of the bottle. You can use the decorative lace with small bells which will make a melodious sound! Let the lace stick well to the bottle.

Fix the bird and hanging with the golden chain through the cap of the bottle and hand this beautiful diy wind chime in your home!

DIY Wind Chime Hanging Using Plastic Bottle

Here is a beautiful and stylish wind chime with a stunning hanging which will brighten up your diy home décor as never before!

You can use this amazing wind chime as a balcony hanging or traditional wall hanging during festivals. Add the lace of bells in this wind chime to make it sound melodious while you sit on your balcony enjoying the cool breezes of wind!

Happy crafting!

How To Make Peacock Shaped Key Holder Using Cardboard?

The DIY wall decorations have been trending these days and why not? These DIY décor arts are easy to make, economic and can also help you build your creative skills. If you love to make DIY crafts and turn your home into a colourful crafted paradise, here is another beautiful and stylish recycled wall hanging DIY key holder you must try!

How To Make Peacock Shaped Key Holder?

This is a colourful, pearl studded artistic peacock wall hanging to beautify you house! You can easily make this with the decorative stones and pearls along with chart papers and colours!

Things You Will Need To Make The Peacock Shaped Key Holder

Things You Need For DIY Key Holder

  • Glue gun
  • Cutter
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Colours and brush set
  • Styrofoam / thermocol sheet
  • Mount board
  • Hanging clip
  • Key hooks
  • Decorative beads and stones
  • Glue

Steps To Make The Beautiful DIY Key Holder

Step 1 Draw the peacock

Peacock shaped key holder

Let’s start with the peacock. For making a peacock, we will need the mount board and pencil. Take any picture of peacock and draw a peacock on the mount board. Choose a bigger mount board to make a large sized wall hanging. Draw the feathers, body and outline the peacock for perfect cutting.

Step 2- Cut the mount board in peacock shape

Key holder DIY craft

Once you have drawn and outlined the peacock, it’s time to cut the mount board as per the shape of peacock. With the help of a cutter, carve the peacock out from the mount board. Cut outlines and not the inner designs of the peacock.

Step 3- Make another same sized peacock

Peacock shaped key holder DIY

We will make the front as well back of the key holder and thus, we need to make 2 layers of mount board. For this, take another mount board and cut in the same size of the previous peacock. Trace the peacock with pencil and with the cutter, make the second peacock. Do not draw the inner designs as this cardboard will be used in the back of the holder.

Step 4- Make the peacock with thermocol sheet

Key holder utility craft

Paste the cardboard with peacock design on the thermocol sheet. Use glue to stick the cardboard thoroughly. With the help of cutter, cut the thermocol sheet in the same way you trimmed the cardboard. Maintain the shape and finishing. Also, stick the second cardboard in the back of the thermocol sheet using glue. Let the thermocol and cardboards stick perfectly and get dry.

Step 5- Prepare the designs

Peacock shaped diy key holder

Once the shape of the peacock is done, we will make the feathers and other designs on the peacock’s body. Take another cardboard and draw the drop shaped feathers and designs with a pencil. Draw different sized designs for beautiful pattern and look. Now, with the help of cutter, cut all the designs separately.

Step 6- Colour the designs

Key holder decoration ideas

Once you are done with cutting the designs, get the colours and brushes and colour the designs. Place the design on a waster cardboard and then colour it to prevent stains on floor. Use different shades for each design for a beautiful and unique look. You can also double shade the designs for a fancy look.

Step 7- Colour the key holder peacock

Key holder making ideas

You also need to colour the key holder peacock now with the help of colours and brushes. Colour the entire peacock with green colour or the shade of your choice. Apply 2 base coats to make the thermocol look shiny and smooth. Now apply shading techniques on the peacock. You can blend standard shades like violet, green, purple, blue, yellow etc to give a shaded look to the peacock.

Step 8- Paint the inner designs of key holder

Key holder DIY ideas

Once the base coat and shading is done, you need to target the small designs. Paint the eyes, small designs with different shades. Use black and white for eyes, yellow for beak and different shades for different designs.

Step 9- Decorate the key holders with designs and glitzy beads

DIY key holder decoration

As the colour gets dried, it’s now time to decorate the peacock with the designs we have made and the glorious beads. Take the designs and stick some colourful stones on them with glue. The drop shaped stones, look ideally perfect for these designs. You can also use small bead chains or threads to frame these stones which will add more beauty to the design. Paste the designs on the key holder with the help of glue.

Step 10- Decorate the key holder with golden beads

DIY key holder craft

The decorative golden beads will make the peacock look more attractive and colourful. Use the golden bead chain to frame the designs. Stick these chains with the help of a glue gun. These chains will look like separate feathers on the body of the peacock. Attach all the designs with the neck of the peacock with the golden bead chain and you will get a beautiful layer of designs.

You can also paint the neck of peacock with some beautiful colours in a wavy pattern to make it more beautiful.

Step 11- Fix the key hooks in the holder and hand the holder

DIY Key holder utility craft

Place each key hook in the partition of the designs. Place the hooks in between the golden bead chains. Fix the hooks horizontally so that you can place the peacock with the feathers in upward direction. Get the hanging clips and paste the clips on the back of the peacock with glue. Stick the key holder on the wall!

Here is your beautiful and classy key holder ready in 11 easy steps!

This is a very simple and easy wall hanging which you can prepare in minutes and decorate your home! You can also use it as a wall hanging or a beautiful key holder to locate your keys on time!

Try your hands on such interesting and innovative DIY arts and let your home shine with the beautiful decorations!

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Best Out Of Waste Craft Ideas – Make A Match Box Wall Décor!

We love to explore the creativity potential in some waste or reusable items and this time, we have hunt for the most common and useful item with which, we can make creative wall hangings! Using this interesting reusable item & Best Out Of Waste Craft Ideas, you can simply make a classy wall décor and brighten up the living room. Today we will be using the empty match boxes to make an attractive and beautiful wall décor.

DIY Matchbox Wall Hanging-Best Out Of Waste Craft Ideas

The tiny matchboxes can create wonders in minutes. You can use these small entities to make something unique and decorative. So let’s make a colourful and stylish wall décor using match boxes.

Things You Will Need To Make A Match Box Wall Décor

Things You Need For Wall Décor With Match Boxes

  • Match boxes
  • Decorative stones
  • Decorative pearls
  • Beads lace
  • Cardboard
  • Craft glue
  • Beads
  • Scissor
  • Dry glitter
  • Colours
  • Colour brush

Steps To Make A Wall Décor With Match Boxes

Step 1- Colour your matchboxes

DIY Décor With Match Boxes

The base of our craft is the matchbox. Thus let’s start with preparing the match boxes. Empty the match box and take the base of the match box. Colour this base with pink colour. The base is completely white so it is easy to cover it with pink colour easily. Colour the interior and exterior with pink paint.

Now take some pink dry glitter and spread this glitter on the back of the base. Sprinkle light glitter to give it a shiny and super glossy effect. Take multiple matches box bases and repeat the same process for all the boxes.

Step 2-Some more colourful match boxes

Wall Décor Using Match Boxes

Let these bases get dry and keep them aside. Now take some other bases and colour these bases with yellow colour. Fill the interior and exterior with yellow paint. If you want you can sprinkle yellow glitter. This way, you will get pink and yellow match box bases.

Step 3- Decorate the pink boxes

DIY Wall Décor Using Match Boxes

It’s now time to decorate the beautifully coloured bases. Thus, take a huge stone and stick it in the centre of the box with the help of craft glue. Frame it with some glittery stones. Stick all the small stones and surround the huge stone. Similarly, take all the pink boxes and decorate all the boxes with large and small stones.

Step 4- Decorate the yellow boxes

Décor Using Match Boxes

Once the pink boxes are done, it’s time to decorate the yellow match boxes. Take the yellow box and in the centre, stick a huge square red stone. On the 4 sides of the stone, stick some small red stones with craft glue. Between the red stones, stick some yellow glittery stones. This will give a traditional and impressive look to the mach boxes.

Step 5-Prepare the hanging

Match Boxes DIY Craft

We now have the beautiful match boxes ready. It’s time to prepare the hanging. For this, take a long beads lace. At one end, make a knot. Fill a huge golden bead in the lace. Make such 5-6 laces with beads at the end. We need to attach these laces to the match boxes. Thus, make a hole in the bottom part of the match box with a needle and fix the 1 lace strand in the base.tie a knot and fix it with the match box.

Attach the strands only at the base of the pink boxes. Also attach the lace on the left side of some boxes and on the right for some boxes.

Step 6- Assemble all the boxes on a cardboard

Match Boxes Wall Décor

We now need a cardboard to stick all these matchboxes and hangings. Thus, take the cardboard and fix the matchboxes on the cardboard. Apply some glue on the matchbox corners and stick it to the cardboard. Start from the top of the cardboard. Stick 1 matchbox then in the next layer, stick 2 boxes. In the third layer, stick 2 pink boxes and in between, add 1 yellow box.

The next layer will be as 2 pink boxes in the corner and 2 yellow boxes in the centre. Repeat the above given formation for the next layers. In the corners of the cardboard use the pink boxes with the hangings. This will give an interesting look to the décor

Step 7- Give it a finishing touch

Match Boxes Wall Décor Craft

Once you have arranged all the boxes, it’s time to stick the lace for hanging this décor item. Flip the décor and paste a thick lace at the back. Use craft glue and stick the lace piece in a ‘U’ shape to easily hang it on the wall!

Wall Décor With Match Boxes

Here your beautiful best out of waste hanging is ready!

Preparing this décor will not only make your home look stunning but it will also fill your mind with some more creative ideas which you can us further to create something more awesome! Add such interesting DIY crafting in your life and you will simply love creating something gorgeous from the waste!

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