Tissue paper is a pretty versatile craft material. Not only is it super inexpensive, but it also comes in a wide variety of colors and patterns, plus it can be found in an array of stores!
Another great thing about tissue paper is that it can be used in so many craft projects. From party decorations to home decor, artworks, and accessories (just to mention a few), the real question is: what can’t you use it for?
If you fancy creating something crafty and affordable this weekend, you’re in luck! Below are 50 of our most favorite DIY tissue paper crafts using tissue paper.
These mini piñatas are decorated with colorful tissue paper to give them that fun fiesta look! A Blackbird’s Epiphany will teach you how to make these wonderful party favors.
Did you know that you can also create artworks by melting tissue paper? You’ll have to check out Art Projects for Kids’ tutorial to see how it’s done!
Fancy creating a DIY tissue paper pom pom garland for your next special event? A Subtle Revelry easily made her own and you can too!
Here’s another gorgeous example of how you can use melted tissue paper to create a colorful work of art. Crafts by Amanda is very talented!
Here’s a Mother’s Day craft project for children which everyone is sure to love. These brilliant tissue paper flowers were dreamt up by Crafty Morning.
Here’s another wonderful DIY tissue paper craft idea from the talented Crafty Morning, this time featuring a nest of blue chickens. How adorable!
These pastel tissue paper flowers are incredibly pretty, don’t you think? If you want to recreate their beauty, you’ll have to check out the full tutorial from Design Everyday Blog!
If you’re looking for a modern and colorful way to jazz-up your walls, why not create your own tissue paper art, just as Design Sponge has done? Not only does it look fabulous, but it’s also extremely eye-catching.
Can you believe that these baby booties from eHow have been made from tissue paper? Filled with sweets, they’re the perfect baby shower party favors for your attendees.
These tissue paper sun-catchers from Everyday Dishes are very pretty and you’ll love the way that the sun filters through them to project colors on your walls. The best part is that your children will love making these too!
Create your own masterpieces using tissue paper, just as Fiskars has done. They make perfect gifts for loved ones, or simply to add color to any space in your home.
You can even create this awesome turtle using tissue paper and other commonly found craft projects – Isn’t that great? Glued to my Crafts will show you (and your kids) how!
Here’s another stunning idea for turning tissue paper shapes into a fancy sun-catcher, this time from the clever Happy Hooligans. Your children will love something like this on their bedroom window!
Pastels and polka-dots are the latest and greatest trend to grace home décor, but the good news is that you can embrace this style yourself by following Homemade Hooplah’s tutorial for these amazing vases.
Hosting an ice cream party any time soon? How About Orange will show you everything you need to know to recreate this tissue paper ice cream garland. Lucky you!
Simply decorate a fake candle with tissue paper in shades of red, orange, and yellow for your own mini faux fire! You’ll love this safe and flame-free alternative from Ink and Glue for decorating your children’s rooms.
Who doesn’t love butterflies? In the Playroom has embraced everyone’s love of this fluttery animal through creating these DIY tissue paper versions. It’s the perfect weekend craft for kids.
Forget fancy confetti, you can actually create confetti-inspired balloons using cheap and widely-available tissue paper, just as I Spy DIY has done! Follow her step-by-step tutorial and you can whip these up in little to no time.
These colorful and quirky tissue paper mugs from I Spy DIY are possibly our most favorite tissue paper project to date! Aren’t they amazing? You’ll be stoked to find out that you too can create these.
Aren’t these tissue paper poppies from Lia Griffith stunning? You can place them in vases around your home, or even use them to decorate a cake – the possibilities are endless!
Speaking of tissue paper flowers, here’s some more gorgeous blooms from Lia Griffith. By following the blogger’s step-by-step tutorial, you too can create these.
Tissue paper tassels are all the rage now, so rather than spending a small fortune to buy them online or in-store, why not create your own? Linen, Lace and Love will teach you how with her handy guide.
Embrace tissue paper confetti through making these DIY coasters by Lines Across via Mod Podge Rocks Blog. These are incredibly simple and fun to create!
Real flower crowns are great, except when they wilt and turn brown. Luckily, Little Inspiration has come up with a genius idea – simply make a flower crown from tissue paper flowers!
Everyone loves the illuminating glow of candlelight, so why not add some color and create something that’s truly one-of-a-kind? Make Zine has this wonderful tutorial for you.