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DIY: Toilet Paper Bunnies

DIY: Toilet Paper Bunnies

Toilet Paper Bunnies
March 31, 2021

Cottontail rabbits are considered a sign of spring, commonly associated with Easter, and frequently seen in towns and suburbs. With spring’s arrival, recycle those toilet paper rolls and make your own festive bunnies for decoration, gift giving or as egg holders!


Supplies for toilet paper bunnies
Gather Your Supplies:

  • Toilet paper tube(s)
  • Scissors
  • Paints 
  • Paint Brush
  • Pom poms
  • Glue 
  • Other decorations: markers, googly eyes, sequins, etc. to decorate (optional)

Step 1: 

Creating toilet paper bunnies, step one.
Flatten the toilet paper tube.


Step 2: 

Creating toilet paper bunnies, step two
Cut a “J” or a backwards “J”—depending on your hand dominance—out of the roll, leaving about one inch from the bottom and one side.


Step 3: 

Creating toilet paper bunnies, step three
Turn over the roll and cut a smaller “J” about 1½” from the top.


Step 4: 

Creating toilet paper bunnies, step four
Round out the ears.


Step 5: 

Creating toilet paper bunnies, step five
Decorate! (Eggs fit perfectly inside if you are using these as egg holders!)