So why don't we just cut out the middle man.
Almost everything we buy these days comes in a box. So, whether it's small or big, here are just a few ideas for you to make if you happen to have some laying around.
Portable Cardboard Parking Garage from La Factoría Plástica
A DIY Ball Maze from a happy wanderer
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A Cardboard Box Plane from mini mocha
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Make Shift Playhouse from Life as a Thrifter
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So the next time you're thinking about buying a gift for a child - check out the size of the box also.
With some inspiration and creativity, you might just have 2 toys for the price of 1.