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"Go Green" for Halloween: 25 Halloween Recycling Crafts


Updated July 11, 2016
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We all love Halloween decorations, but we don't always love their price tag. That's where upcycle crafts come in. Find out how to turn trash into treasure with this Go Green for Halloween: 25 Halloween Recycling Crafts collection!  Not only will these recycle craft ideas help you celebrate without breaking the bank, they'll also help you reduce waste by repurposing items from your trash and recycling bins.  It doesn't get much better than that.

"Go Green" for Halloween: 25 Halloween Recycling Crafts

"Go Green" for Halloween: 25 Halloween Recycling Crafts

Table of Contents

 Recycle Crafts for Kids

Eco-Friendly Halloween Decorations

Trick or Treating Gone Green

Upcycled Lights, Lanterns and Luminaries


Recycle Crafts for Kids

Tin Can Frankenstein Monster Making Halloween recycling crafts as a family can be a great fall activity. Not only will you be creating cheap Halloween decorations for your home, you'll also be teaching your children the importance of reducing waste through upcycling. These five recycle crafts for kids all embody the essence of reduce, reuse, recycle!



Eco-Friendly Halloween Decorations

Candy Corn Vases Who knew that some of the cutest Halloween decorations would actually be Halloween recycling crafts?  As it turns out, discarded items make for pretty awesome festive home decor.


Trick or Treating Gone Green

Glitter Fairy Wings No need to go out and buy a trick or treat candy bag or spend your money on a store-bought costume. This year you can make trick or treating budget-friendly by creating costumes from repurposed materials and designing candy containers from upcycled items.



Upcycled Lights, Lanterns and Luminaries

Plastic Bottle Skull Lights It's time to light up the night!  On Halloween you can display cool-looking luminaries that are also eco-friendly.  All of the Halloween recycling crafts in this collection make use of things that you probably have lying around your house that otherwise would go to waste.


17 Halloween Decoration IdeasIf you need more Halloween decoration inspiration, check out these 17 Halloween Decoration Ideas!





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I love the recycled old tee shirt into a bag.... may just have to find one of hubby's old tees and work with it . It is great to be able to teach our kids how to make decorations and usefull items out of something we would otherwise throw out. Thanks for the idea= bookmark the site to visit again soon... ; )

I like the broom witch crushed can witches the best. I think it should be scary to small children

I think the baby food jar pumpkins are really cute. I want my kids to make some to put on my window sill.

They are all such cute ideas. The top of my favorites are: *The milk jug ghosts *Plastic Bottle Skull Lights *One Minute Luminary *Mummy Boxes I think my top favorite would be... ... hmmm... (so hard to choose!) The Plastic Bottle Skull Lights

I love the milk jug ghosts! My 3 year old goes through a lot of's a great way to make luminaries where the candle won't burn out and reuse those jugs, too.

My favorite is the bats from paper bags. So many fun uses for these little guys! Could use them as napkin rings or candy holders! Which project is your favorite? -Editor for AllFreeHolidayCrafts




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