Recycle those plastic boxes! Did you know #6 plastic can be used for shrinky plastic? :: great recycling tip! endless possibilities to create all types of arts and crafts pieces.

Never buy Shrinky Dink again! Turn plastic food containers into shrinky dink. *note, actual instructions seem to be about 3 pages in.

Shrink Art plastic beads-Using a bead making tool, the shrink plastic was heated until it began to shrink and then the handle was turned so that the pieces wrap up on themselves - Wow - I want to try this!

DIY : Shrink Art plastic beads-Using a bead making tool, the shrink plastic was heated until it began to shrink and then the handle was turned so that the pieces wrap up on themselves

Find out how to make your own shrinky dinks using garbage!  A fun, free recycled craft that your kids (and you!) will love!

Find out how to make your own shrinky dinks using garbage! A fun, free recycled craft that your kids (and you!

MELUSINE recycled CD earrings | Transparent and black fairy wings, with glitters | Jewelry by Savousepate - pinned by pin4etsy.com - #upcycling #recycling #handmade #jewellery #fairytale #fantasy

Transparent and black fairytale wings earrings with glitters, glittery dragonfly wings earrings, plastic pixie wings earrings (recycled CD)

#DIY shrinky dinks made from empty chip bags! The bags don't end up in the trash & kids will love to watch them shrink up in the oven. #repurpose #reuse

Shrink a Bag of Chips

wash so all the chip crumbs and oils are out of the bag - gently dry with a paper towel. Place the bag on a greased piece of tin foil covering the baking sheet and put it into an oven set around and melt to the size you want. Small bags keyrings etc.

Shrink plastic tutorial

Tutorial and Tips: Shrink Plastic

mobile made of recycled food containers and soda bottle

Flower Suncatcher Mobile Pink and Green. ~ Mary Jeans Things on Etsy. Not in love with the plastic-bottle and egg top, but I like the floral shrinky-dink suncatchers.

disappearing Cheshire cat charm---try making this by doing the recyclable #6 plastic baking/shrinking trick.

disappearing Cheshire cat charm---try making this by doing the recyclable plastic baking/shrinking trick.

The Shrinky Dinky Test Lab - Make homemade 'shrink plastic' out of stuff from your recycling bin, and turn it into jewelry or other fun things!

Excellent DIY tutorial on how to make your own shrink plastic (a. Shrinky Dink) from recycled plastic food takeout containers. Great way to make your own inexpensive jewelry (i. Cheap kids craft too.

Shrink plastic - recycled plastic      (Not sure how true this is but I will test)

Shrink Plastic Charms For Jewelry

Container Gardening avoid reusing plastics numbered and Look out for a small triangular recycling symbol usually on the base of plastic materials.

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