Blue and white dragonfly wine bottle lamp. An empty clear wine bottle was reclaimed and repurposed into this wine bottle light. After cleaning and removing the labels, the clear bottle was tinted a deep blue. Silver and white dragonflies were hand painted onto the blue surface. A hole was drilled near the base of the bottle in the back to allow a plug-in string of LED lights to be inserted into the lamp.
Re-purpose your leftover wine bottles by spraying them with white matte paint then use stencils (and red ribbon) to create your own Christmas message. It's quite fiddly, but worth it for the wow factor.
Pop up birthday card made using a variety of dies including; Tattered lace sentiment dies from 3diemensions sets paper-pieced to make words, Custom made wooden wine bottle dies, Zip-e-mate thin metal wine glass & bottle dies (for glass), Spellbinders wine with grapes & cheese dies and champagne bottle & glasses die (for small glasses). Bottle labels from ‘The Wine Buffs’ cd rom. Wood grain embossing folder and inked with distress inks. Wine bottle heat embossed with clear embossing powder.
Smart Guide on How to Cut Bottles and Craft With Glass Recipients #infographic
The following creative infographic by showcases how one can, in a matter of minutes, up-cycle and reuse a wine bottle for new, creative purposes. A simple bottle may be on your side. Choose to recycle it, reuse it or up-cycle and help the environment.