Free Offer
Gorgeous Paper Crafts: 18 Card Making Ideas, Scrapbook Layouts, and DIY Paper Flowers

Find the best creative and pretty paper crafts ideas with this FREE eBook. Create beautiful cards, treasured scrapbook layouts, and lovely DIY paper flowers today!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

26 Ways to Recycle Tissue Paper

By: Emma Fiander, Editor,
Pastel DIY Tissue Paper Flowers

Tissue paper crafts are a staple in the world of arts and crafts. Anyone who's dabbled in crafting has no doubt made at least one project out of tissue paper. They're usually quick and easy crafts, and tissue paper is the kind of thing you always have in abundance, especially around holidays. If you're the kind of person who likes to save the tissue paper from gift wrappings, or you just have a bunch left over from wrapping your own presents and you're just looking for a way to put it all to use, here are 26 Ways to Recycle Tissue Paper.

No matter what time of year it is, tissue paper crafts never go out of season. Sure, they're often used around holidays as creative ways to wrap presents, but things like tissue paper flowers or home decor can be made at any point during the year. So whether it's Christmas Eve and you have some last minute gifts to wrap or it's the middle of July and you need a bright, summery craft, this list has you covered.

Pretty Tissue Paper Flowers

Simple Spring Tissue Paper Flowers

Tissue paper flowers are probably the most classic tissue paper craft. There are endless paper flower tutorials across the internet, but some can be pretty complex. These flowers are all easy to make, and the materials can be scavenged from your post-holiday tissue paper stash. From gorgeous carnations to dainty poppies, plus tons of generic flowers, this list has it all!

Cool Tissue Paper Gifts and Treats

Yummy Ice Cream Gift Wrapping

Chances are you probably got all of your recycled tissue paper from gift wrappings. Most likely, the tissue paper was used to top off a pretty gift bag, and while you could easily do the same when you reuse it, if you want to put your tissue paper to a more creative use, you've come to the right place. Whether you're searching for unique gift decorating ideas or you want to use the tissue paper in the gift itself, these tissue paper crafts won't disappoint.

Brilliant Decorations with Tissue Paper

Confetti Covered Letter Wall Art

Tissue paper doesn't just have to be utilized in gift giving or making flowers. It can be used in a variety of crafts, many good for decorating the home. If you're looking for a quick and easy way to spruce up your home without breaking the bank, why not put that stack of tissue paper to use? From illuminating decoupaged DIY lights to fun, colorful wall art, these are some of the best paper tissue decorations you'll ever see.

Free projects, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Your Recently Viewed Projects

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!


Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Bubble Paint Hydrangeas

No need to "paint" these gorgeous hydrangea flowers, just blow bubbles! This craft is not only beautiful, but tons of fun to make!… Continue reading: "Bubble Paint Hydrangeas"

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE your favorite projects
  • ADD personal reminder notes
  • QUICKLY reference your projects


Connect With Us

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Do Not Sell My Personal Information Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

I Love It