Kids Frugal Fun: Toothbrush Bracelets!

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With Earth Day being Thursday, we are doing a few projects this week using items that we would normally throw in the recycle bin. Today we made toothbrush bracelets. I found a bunch of ideas for us to do at Crafts Kaboose. So here is what you will need to make your very own toothbrush bracelets!!

  • Old Toothbrushes (Reach plastic ones work the best)
  • Tweezers
  • Pan for boiling water
  • Cup for ice cold water
  • Tongs
  • Towel

Boil water in a pan.

Take the tweezers and pull out the bristles, this took about 10 minutes per toothbrush and left a small blister on one of my fingers, but once you get a groove of how to pull out 4 or 5 bristles at once, it will go a lot quicker!

Boil the toothbrush for about 4-5 minutes.

Use tongs and pull out the toothbrushes. I used a towel and wrapped it around the toothbrush and bent it to make it in a circle.

Place the toothbrush in the ice cold cup of water and let sit just a minute or two and viola, Toothbrush Bracelet!!

See others frugal and thrifty ideas at Coupon Teacher!

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  1. TamsJewelry says:

    >Very Clever!!

  2. >Okay, I admit, that was kind of cool. I'll be posting tomorrow in honor of Earth Day on what we do in our home! Thanks for sharing! 🙂

  3. Joy Taylor says:

    >very cool

  4. >good idea!Friday Following you back too, BTW!!Have a great day!

  5. ~*~ Melissa ~*~ says:

    >That is super cool! Following back from Social Parade!

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  7. Coupon Teacher says:

    >Neat idea!

  8. Post Grad says:

    >a few girls I knew in high school did this. It was really cool and I always wanted to make one.:)

  9. >what a cool idea. You have definitely perked my interest. I'm a new follower.~Amber @ The Mom Road

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