An empty box is so much more than just trash. You can turn it into so many incredible things! I love showing my kids how to put their imagination to work by turning trash into treasure.
Get out the scissors and glue and make some of these incredible DIY’s all from an empty box.
16 Toys You Can Make with an Empty Box
Millennium Falcon – Yes, your very own Star Wars vehicle! via All For The Boys
Cat and Kittens – These little cats are adorable. Make them and tiny juice box kittens!
Homemade Light Brite – Wow, kids will love this fun homemade toy. So cool! via Toddler Approved
Marble Run – This would keep my little ones busy for quite a while! via Frugal Fun for Boys
Aquarium – This just might be one of my most favorite crafts of all time. It looks just like an aquarium! via Molly Moo
Doll Bed – Make a sweet little bed for your dolls to snooze in. via PopSugar
Toy Car Garage – Park all those toy cars in this super fun garage made from a shoe box! via Mommo Design
Pirate Ship – This is so much fun! All you need for a pirate ship is an empty box. via Molly Moo
Mailbox – Have a fun day of playing pretend with this postal box! via Little Red Window
Wheelbarrow – How adorable is this? Kids will love playing with this. via Makenzie
Traffic Light – Perfect for playing cars or the game red light, green light! via Ikat Bag
Dollhouse – A real, functioning doll house! This would save a ton of money. via My Cakies
Noahs Ark – Fill this up with your stuffed animals. So sweet. via The Craft Train
Barbie Couch – Make a super cute couch for Barbie and her friends! via Kids Kubby
Dinosaur – This riding dino would be a blast to play with. via Mood Kids
Camera – Pretend to be a photographer for the day and make your own DIY camera! via Molly Moo Crafts
Race Car – Make a pretend Lighting McQueen car your kids will adore! via Krokotak