creative kids – that’s NOT a box!

There’s an old saying that you can just give the kid a cardboard box rather than it’s contents and they will have just as much fun.

These ideas from Lil Sugar take the humble cardboard box to a whole new level!

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If this is all beyond your ability or available time, you might love these goodies from our little shop;

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Make Your Own Cardboard Cars – $14.95 for a pack of 6


Build & Paint Your Own Farmhouse $19.95


creative kids – on the floor

These two fab ideas help them (and you!) get down on the floor and get creative.

This cityscape is drawn onto a cheap shower curtain, taped to the floor.  For all the tips and tricks, see the tutorial from blog Filth Wizardry.

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Any big box will suffice for the basis of this self contained city.  Just let your imagination freeeeee with the design and inclusions.  Like this little one, you can add dimension with blocks and cars!  (Image sources: Pinterest)

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Little car lovers will be happy to recycle their loo rolls and cereal boxes to make this fab two story car park.

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Happy building peeps! x