How to Make a Cardboard Mailbox

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How to Make a Cardboard Mailbox
How to Make a Cardboard Mailbox
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Kids don't get a lot of mail through the regular postal service, but they love getting mail anyway. Follow this video tutorial and learn How to Make a Cardboard Mailbox that you can stick on their bedroom door. You can leave notes and little toys in the cereal box mailbox for them to find. They'll feel so appreciated and loved and this DIY mailbox for kids is so easy to make. All of you need is some colorful paper, washi tape, and a cereal box. You probably already have the materials you need to make this cardboard mailbox for your kids.

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

MaterialsPaper, Recycled Materials

Primary TechniquePaper Crafts


Age GroupToddlers, Preschool & Kindergarten, Elementary School

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