This is a cute way to recycle your old newspapers and magazines into something you can use. These little gift bags are a fun way to give gifts and also recycle newspapers into something constructive. Of course, depending on the size paper you use will determine how big a gift bag you will ultimately have as a finished product. This project also works well with recycling gift wrapping as well. To create the bag in the picture, the dimensions are 5″ tall, 4.5″ wide, and 3″ deep. Here are the materials you will need beside the recycled paper.