Bird’s Nesting Material Holder

Spring has sprung and birds are nesting. Fabric scraps can make wonderful nesting material.

Fabric Scrap Nesting Material Box for Birds

Instead of a sewing machine, it’s time to get out the power tools.


  • cigar box
  • a scrap of chicken wire
  • skinny wooden dowel or a straight twig
  • wood glue
  • 2 small scraps of wood
  • 2 cup hooks
  • 1” wood screws
  • twine, for hanging
  • bird nesting material

Be sure to check out the tips from Practically Functional for what scraps to include and what not to include in the nesting material.

Fabric Scrap Bird Nesting Material Box

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