DIY Dinosaur Tissue Box Slippers

I don’t know what kid wouldn’t love their own Dinosaur Tissue Box Slippers.

Dinosaur Tissue Box Slippers

They are easy to make and can be a fun costume idea. Or they can be used in imaginative play.

You only need a few materials to make them and once they’re made, your kids will want to stomp, stomp, STOMP around the house in them.


  • Two empty tissue boxes – the same size
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Glue
  • Brown Paper
  • Paint brush
  • Green paint
  • Sponge
materials to make dinosaur tissue box slippers


  1. Cut the plastic from the tissue box opening. If you’re making these for a smaller foot, you can keep these in as it will help stay on your child’s ankle.
cut inner plastic out of tissue boxes

2. Cover the tissue boxes with brown paper. Kind of like how you would wrap a present, but make sure one end doesn’t have the seams showing. Cut out the holes for the feet.

covered tissue boxes

3. Paint green spots all over the covered tissue boxes.

paint green spots

4. Cut the sponge into triangles for the claws.

triangle sponge claws

5. Glue these to the toe end of the tissue box to look like claws.

glue claws to tissue box

When the glue has dried, the kids can stomp around in them in the house.

Dinosaur tissue box slippers
Dinosaur tissue box slippers
Dinosaur tissue box slippers

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