If you’re a wine drinker, or even if you just have some leftover bottles from a dinner party or holiday gathering, you have the perfect crafting opportunity right at your fingertips.
So don’t you dare throw those empty bottles in the recycling bin! We have some fantastic DIY ideas to put all of those bottles to good use.
Take a look at these pretty hacks and get inspired to turn your trash into something fantastic:
1. Metallic Candle Holders
How gorgeous and fancy would your dinner table look with a centerpiece of these bottle candle holders? Très romantique!
(via Ruffled Blog)
2. Glitter-Dipped Vases
This is probably one of my favorite things to do with leftover wine bottles. Paint them a solid color, then dip-dye the bottoms and add glitter for a modern take on the traditional vase.
(via Decor 8)
3. Wine Bottle Lamp
I bet your holiday guests had no clue they were drinking the start of a future present. Transform that wine bottle Aunt Cindy finished ( … on her own) into a modern lamp — the perfect gift for the modern woman in your life.
(via Lana Red)
4. New Year’s Eve Decor
Used wine bottles become the perfect foundation for a glittery sign letting everyone know you’re partying like it’s … 2016.
(via No Biggie)
5. Wine Bottle Tumblers
Don’t these look store-bought? They’re so clean and sleek! Make yourself some new tumblers out of your tossed wine bottles, and your friends are sure to hail you as “Queen of DIY.”
(via Brit + Co.)
6. Hanging Planter
I love anything with a succulent, but add a great upcycled DIY to that succulent and I am a very happy woman.
(via Melted Bottle)
7. Decorative Lights
This idea is so easy, it’s hardly a DIY! Clean your bottles and stuff them with pretty twinkle lights to put on display. Don’t twinkle lights make everything better?
(via This Old House)
8. Wine Bottle Wall Vases
Transform clear wine bottles into industrial-chic vases, perfect for bringing the outdoors in this winter.