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Mar 6, 2012
Box Play for Kids: Cool Stickers to Upcycle 'Junk'
Recycle those old milk cartons and shoeboxes by transforming them into creative playtime toys perfect for your crafty and imaginative child
Did you ever think you'd be jamming out on an egg carton piano? How about hitting a home run with a paper towel tube? Or what about fashioning a darling clutch from a box?
The possibilities for play are endless with Box Play for Kids, the creative way to transform your recyclable leftovers into hours of imaginative and eco-friendly entertainment.
Box Play creates and sells stickers to fit your various cardboard cereal boxes, egg cartons, milk cartons and even tissue boxes. Sticker sets of farm animals, fire engines, binoculars and even bowling pins range anywhere from $3 to $8, providing a whole lot of fun for a little bit of dough.
And don't worry, environmentally friendly parents: Box Play stickers are printed on recyclable, uncoated paper!
Ready to get crafty? Raid the odds-and-ends drawer for some pipe cleaners, yarn, glitter, googly eyes and cotton balls. Stick a curly, pink pipe cleaner tail on your milk carton piggy – or give your paper towel roll bowling pins some silly faces.