Five Things You Can Make With An Egg Carton

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Eggs are a staple food in most households. Families can easily go through a carton or two a week and that can add up to a lot of cardboard or styrofoam. Some grocery stores offer eggs in bulk so you can reuse your cartons. If you aren’t able to buy your eggs this way, you’re bound to be looking for ways to reuse the leftover cartons. Here are five crafts that you can make utilizing this common kitchen packaging.


1. Hanging Lantern

Addicted 2 Decorating gives us this great idea for an egg carton hanging lamp. You could try leaving the egg carton unpainted for a natural look or leave it sitting on a table for a one-of-a-kind table lamp.Β 

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3 thoughts on “Five Things You Can Make With An Egg Carton”

  1. I buy eggs at my local farmer’s market, and most of the egg vendors will reuse egg cartons! If they get one from a different vendor, they just put their own sticker over it. This might not be allowed in all markets, but it’s worth checking.

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