Mini Shell Can Holder

Transform old tin cans into handy containers for the home by decorating them with sea shells for a coastal look.

Mini Shell Can Holder

Skill Level


Time to Make

35 minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Spread your shells out to one side you can see their size and shape clearly before you make a start.
  2. Choose two washi tape colours and alternate sticking them neatly on your tin creating stripes all around.
  3. Using your glue gun fill the inside of your shell and attach to the bottom row of your tin, keep gluing around making sure they are all facing upwards. Alternating the shells direction on the row above so it fills any gaps.
  4. When the glue has cooled fill with your lovely items!
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Top Tip

Start gluing your shells from the bottom to the top for an even finish.