Tiki hut luau decoration. Cost less than $5. Large cardboard box, 3 grass skirts hot glued on, 2 bamboo poles from the garden section and some twine. Surfboard made from cardboard and covered in paper.
make a play kitchen out of a card board box! cool idea :) Materials: Large cardboard box (ours measures 14 by 18 by 26 inches), Tacky glue, Additional flat cardboard (cut from a box is fine), Scissors, craft knife, and pencil, Metal bowl with 1/2-inch lip, White paint, colored craft paint, and brushes (optional), Cord or kitchen twine
For my son's first birthday (circus theme) we decided to make a popcorn stand. We used a large cardboard box, red spray paint, white painters tape for the lines and yellow posterboard. It was easy to make and the kids loved taking pictures inside.