How to Make a Mailbox from a Tissue Box

Two Methods:Simple VersionMore Advanced Version

This is the perfect present to give to your parents!

Method 1
Simple Version

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    Get a tissue box.
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    Decorate with stickers and pens.
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    You could write "Mommy and Daddy Mail".
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    Give it to your Mommy and Daddy.
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    Write notes to them and put it in the mailbox!

Method 2
More Advanced Version

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    Get a tissue box and cut an arched hole in the side but not cutting the bottom(note that the hole that dispenses tissues is on the bottom).
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    Flip over the tissue box. Take a piece of cardboard or paper that is big enough to fit over the tissue dispenser and tape all around it.
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    Flip back over. cut a piece of cardboard about 2–3 inches (5.1–7.6 cm) long and glue to the inside of it a snapper.
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    Glue the other side of the snapper to the top of the arch.
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    Let dry.
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    Snap together the snappers and glue the top part of the cardboard over the arch.
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    Let dry.
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    Decorate as desired.
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    If you want you can put a flag on it.

Warnings

  • Be careful when using scissors

Things You'll Need

  • Scissors
  • Snappers
  • cardboard
  • Paper
  • tape
  • glue
  • anything you want to decorate

Article Info

Categories: Recyclable Crafts for Kids