Don’t throw away those pistachio shells the next time you are snacking; you can use them to make some awesome crafts! From home décor to jewelry, you’ll be amazed at these 20+ crafts with pista shells.
If you have kids, you’re probably familiar with crafts using food like dried pasta, beans, and even potato stamps. You also know all about upcycling paper trash like toilet paper rolls and magazines for crafting. Now you can add pista (or pistachio) shells to these crafting lists!
After munching on some pistachios, you probably throw your shells out, right? Now you are going to be collecting them for all of the fun DIY ideas you can make with them! There are numerous kid’s craft ideas using pista shells, but the list I’ve collected and shared below has 22 adult crafts you can make using these nutty shells.
Go ahead; scroll down and be amazed by what you can make using a pile of shells that would have been headed for the trash!
I can't believe that these aren't real tulips! Painted pistachio shells create a beautiful tulip ready to bloom.
This Boho wall art is made using pista shells and thread. It reminds me of the new yarn wall hangings everyone is making!
Create a medallion or pendant necklace using pistachio shells. This one has a tight faux succulent look, but keeps the natural shell color.
These are just the cutest mini prickly pear cacti I've ever seen! She also shows you how to make keychains with them.
Have you ever seen those plastic spoon mirror frames? This is the same idea on a smaller scale using pista shells!
Similar to the cotton stems shown earlier, these flower blooms were created using a small branch/twig from a tree. This really is a piece of art!
Add a touch of bright yellow to your walls with this pistachio shell art with sunflowers!
Use pista shells to create birds within a piece of art. My favorite part is the swing with 2 birds!
Learn how to make this cute sign using pistachio shells as strawberries. They are so adorable!
Create a flower vase using a balloon and pista shells! The end result is actually quite elegant, don't you think?
Get out your earring-making supplies and incorporate pista shells into your new creations. Make some earrings to go with one of the necklaces shown earlier in the list.
Did you enjoy these crafts using pista shells? It would be awesome if you could share this post using the buttons below. Then take a look at these other popular crafts using items from nature:
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- These Twig Crafts are Naturally Beautiful
- How to Preserve Leaves Using Mod Podge
- Pounded Flower Tote Bag
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