How To Make Beads From Old Plastic Bottles. Swiss Candy Jewelry. I call it Swiss Candy Jewelry because it loosely resembles Swiss cheese and the Haribo Gummi candies they sell all over central Europe.
Sometime it’s a juice bottle, sometimes it held dish or laundry soap. Here in the U.S., we generated 31 million tons of plastic waste in 2010 alone. That is a lot of empty soap and juice bottles! Of course, not all of that waste was plastic bottles, but anything we can do to reduce our plastic waste is going to help put a dent in that number, since 14 million tons of that waste was from packaging such as plastic bottles. But, what about recycling plastic? Recycle A Plastic Bottle Into A Vase. Home » $1 and Free, cheap crafts, Decor, Gifts to Make, Headline, Kids, Weddings 19 March 2009 73,627 views 18 Comments by heather With some clever cutting and folding, a clear plastic soda bottle headed for the recycling bin can be given new life as a pretty vase.
Although this blog is dedicated to making stuff with supplies you can buy at the Dollar Store, my readers have shown that they also appreciate projects that use recycled materials in clever ways, too. Plastic Bottles Make Great Piggy Banks. Lantern With Christmas Lights. I'm still here!
I wish you all a happy new year 2013 filled with joy and happiness! To start the year, a simple idea to use your Christmas lights throughout the year! A pictures tutorial, you will find explanations of each step below. Ideas of How To Upcycle Plastic Bottles. Plastic Bottle Crafts Tutorials. 25 Things To Do With Empty Plastic Bottles. 25 Awesome Ways To Re-Use Plastic Bottles. Don’t miss out!
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This one was quite a learning curve. I’ve seen a fair amount of water bottle / soda bottle bracelets and figured it couldn’t be too hard. This is what not to do: 1) use Mod Podge, 2) try using heat to seal it, unless you’re better with an extinquisher than me; 3) use paint on any item that’s likely to spring back towards you when you let it go, unless you want paint all over you; 4) work in an area heavily contaminated with animal fur; 5) wait till after you’ve made the bracelet to think about closures. Having put all that to one side this is what did work: Plastic bottles are surprisingly resistant to being cut, due mostly to their ability to squirt out of your hand while trying to grip them. You want two of these of the same size. How To Make A Large Container From Pop Bottles.
Plastic Hearts Mobile - Valentine's Day. An idea of decoration for valentine's day recycling plastic bottles (again ;).
It's very simple and totally doable with your kids. Una idea de decoración con botellas de plástico recicladas para el día de San Valentín. Es muy simple y lo pueden hacer con sus hijos. Get some plastic bottles, any size. Recycled Soda Bottle Bird Feeder. > Macaroni Made: Soda Bottle Bird Feeder Macaroni Made: Soda Bottle Bird Feeder May 11, 2011.
Pocketbook & Pocket Book From Water Bottles. Pill Bottles From Plastic Bottle Caps. Using just the top of a plastic bottle and a small amount of polymer clay, you can make these super cute little containers.
Personally, they remind me of lip gloss containers (complete with threaded twist-top), and also of the small pill bottles meant for purses and pockets. A big plus is how cheap this craft is—if you have the cutting implement and bottles around the house already, you can make them for less than a dollar per. Did I mention they're super cute? I theorize larger versions can also be made from Snapple bottles, but I haven't tried it yet. Party Favour Boxes From Plastic Bottles – Step-by-Step Tutorial. Difficult to believe that these five party favour boxes were once plastic bottles that contained soft drinks. By recycling plastic bottles in this way, you not only do your bit for Mother Earth, but you also have quite unique favour boxes for your child’s birthday party. Older children can make these boxes too, but please supervise the cutting procedures. You can use the bottles as is and just decorate with ribbons and a bows, and add small items for further decoration.
You can paint them, decoupage them, cover them with modge-podge or white glue that dries clear and add glitter or simply add a few stickers for decoration purposes. Make A Rose From Plastic Spoons & A Candle. Here's a new one! When is a rose not a rose? When it is picnic spoons. Really! These are fun and amazing. No one will guess what this is made of. Uses for Prescription Bottles. Old prescription bottles can come in handy for sorting, storage and craft projects. The come in a variety of sizes and it's not hard to find a use for them around the house. Upcycle Soda Bottles Into A Yarn Dispenser. Recycling Plastic Bottles: Ideas. Paper crafts: make a Panda Gift Candy Box tutorial Paper crafts: make a Panda Gift Candy Box tutorial In the summer times, let your kids make a special candy box, this crafts only needs paper Christmas craft ideas: paper snowflake flower tutorialChristmas craft ideas: paper snowflake flower tutorial Snowflake flower tutorial This snowflake is easy to do with the children.
Will need: Paper, A4 or A5, scissors, glue and Christmas ornament: Paper Snowflake Tutorial Christmas ornament: Paper Snowflake Tutorial Here is a tutorial for a stunning paper snowflake that is approx. 20 inches in diameter. It's a real show stopper! Butttons art: 10 unusual ideas of buttons in interior decorationButttons art: 10 unusual ideas of buttons in interior decoration Herringbone from pearlies The real decoration of your home can be this Christmas Tree, which is made Paper craft: mother’s day card and canvas Paper craft: mother's day card and canvas Whoa.
Mother's Day is definitely creeping up on us. Make Your Own Yarn Dispenser Using Everyday Materials. Make A Basic Yarn Holder & Dispenser Using a Humble Zip-Lock Bag I was working on slippers and using 4 strands for the soles. My yarn became twisted and hopelessly tangled. In desperation, I looked around my home for something to put the four balls in to keep them separated. I needed something that would contain the balls and dispense the yarn strands. Reusing Laundry Detergent Bottles. Before throwing that sturdy detergent bottle into the trash, you can consider ways to use it for something else. 8 Ways To Reuse Milk Jugs. Milk jugs are a pretty perfect material for DIY projects. They're durable, lightweight, they float, they're flexible, and they are ubiquitous. The best part of making cool stuff from milk jugs is that you don't have to pay for them. I mean, they're trash! 45 Ideas Of How To Recycle Plastic Bottles. Are you a fan of sustainable design?
Then, you’ve come to the right place! We present you today 45 ideas of how to obtain decorative objects from recycled bottles. For example, Michelle Brand designed an aesthetic curtain most people would perceive to be waste or rubbish. The fabric is composed of plastic drinks bottle bases, which have been cut, sanded and then tagged together. Woven Recycled Bleach Bottle Basket. Recycled Yogurt Cup Bud Vase. There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions. DIY Organizer For A Home Office. If your working space is a mess, organize it making a paper and newspaper holder of a piece of wood and plastic. For this craft you’ll need 3 plastic bottles, a piece of wood, 3 can tops, a knife, scissors, a screwdriver, a ruler, an awl and some screws.