We love using recycled materials for crafts, so when we came upon a bag of used clothespins, we knew we needed some craft ideas to go along with them. This round-up of 19+ clothespin crafts for kids is the perfect place to start!
From mermaids to alligators to a wreath for summer, these crafts are fun and easy for kids of all ages. Check them out and let us know which is your favorite!
Clothespin Crafts for Kids
1. Ladybug Clothespin Clips
Turn a simple clothespin into an adorable ladybug craft that can hold all of your papers!
2. D.I.Y Clothespin Clips
These pretty fabric clips from Stockpiling Moms can be customized to match any decor!
3. Snowy Day Clothespin Doll
Are you reading The Snowy Day be Ezra Jack Keats? If so, this clothespin craft from Rainy Day Mum is perfect!
4. Minion Clothespin Craft
These Minion clothespins from Glue Sticks and Gumdrops are perfect for your next Minion-themed party!
5. Magnetic Clothespins Craft
We love this clothespin craft for teachers from My Craftily Ever After! It’s the perfect holiday or end of the year teacher gift.
6. Caterpillar and Dragonfly Clothespin Crafts
Views from the ‘ville has an adorable science related clothespin craft with these adorable caterpillar and dragonfly additions!
7. Angel Clothespin Ornament
Get ready for Christmas with this Angel ornament made from a clothespin by Stockpiling Moms.
8. Clothespin Sheep Place Card Holders
Check out these adorable sheep card holders from Emma over at Kids Craft Room! They would be great if you were working on a farm unit study!
9. Clothespin Snowflake Ornament
Looking for a clothespin craft for teens? This sophisticated clothespin snowflake from Kristen Hewitt is just the thing to keep them busy!
10. Clothespin Dragonfly Craft
The googly eyes on this clothespin dragonfly from Crafts on Sea get us every time!
11. Nutcracker Clothespin Craft
We love watching The Nutcracker at Christmas and these Nutcracker inspired clothespin crafts from Rainy Day Mum will make an excellent Christmas addition!
12. Spring Clothespin Wreath
Need some door decor? This beautiful and inexpensive clothespin wreath from Mommy Evolution can be customized for any color combination!
13. Clothespin Snowman Craft
Andreja’s adorable clothespin snowmen on Easy Peasy and Fun would be terrific to add to a snow or winter unit study!
14. Fabric Clothespin Butterfly Craft
The texture on the butterfly’s wings definitely make this clothespin craft from Kids Craft Room extra-special.
15. Clothespin Ant Craft
We’re totally not a fan of ants, but Crafts on Sea’s adorable ant clothespins are too cute!
16. Shark Clothespin Craft
Get ready for Shark Week with Growing Up Gabel’s shark clothespin creation!
17. Clothespin Bat Snack
These bat clothespin snacks from i heart arts and crafts are perfect for Halloween!
18. Clothespin Zombie Puppet Craft
Another Halloween craft to add to your collection, these zombie clothespins from Easy Peasy and Fun made even our teens laugh.
19. Clothespin Mermaids
Do you have a mermaid lover in your house? If so, these clothespin mermaids from Red Ted Art are a great addition!
20. Alligator Clothespin Craft
We’ve been binge watching old seasons of Gator Boys, so this alligator clothespin craft from Kids Activities is a must-make for us!
Do you have a clothespin craft for kids that you love? Share it with us below!