Amazing DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

diy cardboard toys from play and grow blog

Play and Grow is an amazing blog by a Russian architect that has a passion for making handmade cardboard toys for his little girl. The site is filled with great diy tutorials for upcycling cardboard into early learning toys.

A few favorites:

DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

DIY Geometric Sorting Board (view tutorial)
A cardboard version of the classic geometric sorting board.

DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

DIY Developmental Toy (view tutorial)
An early learning developmental toy made from a diaper box, knitting needles, a doorstop, and paper.

DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

DIY Steamship Pull Toy (view tutorial)
A cardboard pull toy made from a diaper box.

DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

DIY Cardboard Train (view tutorial)
A cardboard train made using a diaper box and boxes from old toys.

DIY Cardboard Learning Toys DIY Cardboard Learning Toys

DIY Mini Geoboard (view tutorial)
A cardboard version of the classic peg/pin board toy used to make shapes, patterns, letters, etc.

Visit Play and Grow for more cool projects & tutorials!

  • Rachel @ rainbowvintagehome

    These are beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing, this blog looks like a lot of fun. :)

  • Kaylyn L

    Those are great. I had to look twice to see they were cardboard. Amazing!

  • http://www.handmadecharlotte.com handmade charlotte

    aren’t they? so talented

  • http://www.handmadecharlotte.com handmade charlotte

    thanks for the kind words!

  • http://www.facebook.com/alastair.monk.7 Alastair Monk

    They are really cool (simple & attractive) – – I just started http://www.boxitoyz.com (scale models on website for now) – – what do you think?

  • http://www.handmadecharlotte.com/ handmade charlotte

    very cool!

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