How to make a toilet paper roll windsock

Transform a toilet paper tube into a high-flying Japanese-style carp windsock, also called a koinobori. Family craft time!

Family craft time! Who knew toilet paper would be all the rage in 2020? Don’t ditch that tube the next time you empty a roll, you can make a toilet paper windsock! It looks like a Japanese-style coy fish windsock decoration, also called a “koinobori”. They are traditionally flown every Children’s Day, June the 14th.

You’ll need a toilet paper tube, tissue paper, glue, scissors and string or twine.  Watch our video to see how it’s done.

See how to make a toilet paper roll octopus!