Egg Box Toadstools

Make and display this cute, recycled egg box toadstool in your home this Autumn. It’s a great way to add a touch of whimsy to your decor and it’s eco-friendly too! Plus, it’s a fun DIY project that you can do with the kids.

Egg Box Toadstools

Skill Level

Easy. Adult supervision needed

Time to Make

20 minutes + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, cut the cup part of the egg carton for the toadstool top and cut the egg carton dividers for the toadstool stem.
  2. Cut off small section of the egg carton to glue on top of the stem later to make the toadstool top sit higher on the stem.
  3. Paint the toadstool stem white and the toadstool top red with white dots.
  4. Stick the small sections to the top of the stem and then glue the toadstool top on top.
  5. Stick dried moss onto the wood slice.
  6. Stick the toadstool in the centre of the wood slice.
  7. Lastly, stick green self-adhesive gems to the moss.
Egg Box Toadstools Egg Box Toadstools Egg Box Toadstools

Top Tip

You can make a fairy from polymer clay to pair with your toadstool craft.

Tagged with:

, ,