Everyone has old newspapers at home that seem to be stacked up and seem useless. Sometimes these are a lot! What to do with these? Throw away? No way! Keep these, because they could serve you wonderfully: The old newspaper can be used quite meaningfully. With old newspapers you can also make original decorations and useful articles. Bowls, baskets and any flowers are only part of the possibilities. In this article we want to show you some great ideas for crafting newsprint. From the following 33 examples, you can draw inspiration for your own craft projects!
New flowerpot makes the plant stand out better
The upcycling tinkering is very popular nowadays. The newsprint is a great crafting material that gives you several options to develop your creativity. You can, for example, fold different Origami figures. Especially children, this is great fun! But it is much more amusing to make something complicated, which is later exhibited as a decoration or even used in the home.
It takes some time, and requires a lot of diligence, but the end result is worth it! Because you get something original. In most cases, a real eye-catcher!
Tinker with newspaper – make a basket
The variety of designs of baskets that you can fold or braid from newspaper pages is really great! These can be from simply decorative to quite stable. You can design the newspaper basket yourself and even provide it with a lid! Watch the video on how to make a storage basket.
From newspaper you can make even unusual bowl with lid itself
Hardly one can surmise that this basket is made of paper
Newsprint baskets have a unique design
Crafting Newsprint – Create decoration and useful items
People who use their imagination do not just make baskets and bowls out of newspapers, but also any interesting decorations! From something old, something new emerges that looks beautiful and decorative. You need a gift bag? Why not make an eco-friendly paper bag from old newspapers yourself?! In the following video you will learn how to make an angel out of newspaper by yourself.
Beautiful bouquet of paper flowers
Make beautiful paper pen holders
At the end we want to summarize again: Old things can be upgraded! If you feel like making a handy basket or a nice little bag of old newspapers yourself, it is not compulsory to be a true master! It is full of instructions on the Internet! And you have the ideas here first-hand! We wish you a lot of fun!
Let your creativity run wild and make colored boxes of newspaper
Paper bags with decoration
A basket that looks a bit untypical
Paper basket, but very stable!
Wrap the flower vase with newspaper
Also use the newspaper as wrapping paper!
From newspaper you can also make a wall clock
Colored baskets in different shapes