DIY Eggbox Flower Shop

Transform cardboard and egg boxes into a charming Flower Shop, complete with colourful blooms. This interactive craft allows children to play the role of a florist, picking and arranging flowers and creating beautiful bouquets. So, let’s roll up our sleeves, recycle some cardboard, and let the creativity bloom!

DIY Eggbox Flower Shop

Skill Level


Time to Make

45 minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, cut out a rectangle (approximately 50cm x 34cm) from cardboard.
  2. For the canopy, use the scalloped edge template, draw around it to create a rectangle with 5 scalloped edges.
  3. For the wheel, use the template to draw and cut out a circle.
  4. Paint the wheel, canopy, and the bottom of the large cardboard rectangle.
  5. Using a black deco pen draw 2 black lines either side of the rectangle.
  6. When the paint is dry sick the canopy on the top, wheel on the bottom left corner and then stick the Flower Shop sign to the right side of the wheel.
  7. Then, cut out 4 dividers and 3 egg cups from egg boxes.
  8. Paint the egg box cut outs with white acrylic paint.
  9. Stick the painted egg dividers and egg cups onto the flower shop.
  10. Lastly pick some flowers and pop them in the egg box, flower holders.
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Top Tip

You can add a stand to the back of the flower shop using cardboard.



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