Fallen Leaves – Creative Ideas for Using Them
Do you have a lot of leaves on your head? This fall, if you have a yard with many trees, it’s possible that your yard will be flooded with leaves. What else can you use all those leaves for, besides raking them? The good news is that they can be used in a variety of fun ways! Here are 5 fun and inexpensive ways to make use of fallen leaves.
1. Craft a scarecrow.
Scarecrows can be filled with fallen leaves. When you’re ready to make your scarecrows, save leaves to use for the body, arms, legs and head. Leaves fill the scarecrow up nicely and make a perfect stuffing.
2. Make giant yard Pumpkins
Buy orange yard waste bags Find them at your local home improvement shop or Amazon. Some are just plain orange, and others have pumpkin faces already printed on them. No worries if you can’t find any with faces, you can always add your own with a black marker. Simply fill the bags up with leaves, then tie the top for yard pumpkins that make the perfect outdoor fall décor.
3. Craft creepy ghosts.
Fill white trash bags with a handful leaves. Twist the trash bag and tie it…