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I'm several hours early to the party this month, but since I was completely AWOL last month, we'll call it even. So I've been quite the little crafter lately and earlier this week I made these beauties.
They've taken up residence on my kitchen bar and I love them! My computer ate some of my pictures, but the instructions are simple enough.
What you'll need:
Wine bottles, chalkboard paint, paintbrush, mason jars (or something that will hold your bottles upside down while the bottoms dry) hot glue, twine/rope, chalk.
I started by putting my bottles upside down in the mason jars to coat the base and let it dry. Read your can. I might not have waited quite as long as it said for the second coat, but I'm not telling.
Once the bottoms were dry enough to set them upright I finished painting them. Then I left them alone for a couple of days.
When I came back to them I used hot glue and cotton twine around the necks and tied a piece of chalk to each bottle.
These adorable little things sell at Hobby Lobby for about $8 each. I spent $10 on materials and I have enough to make tons more if I wanted. Which is good since I still have all these bottles in my craft closet.
How about you all? Any great bottle crafts?
Happy Wednesday Winos!