I made a few using different shaped bottles (I bought a couple from a thrift store). They make great gifts as a vase  And I alternated colors to make stripes, and they came out great!

Empty beer bottles wrapped in yarn. I think this idea could be applied to any glass bottle, as I don't have any empty beer bottles handy.

good ideas

Have any empty wine bottles? 12 Creative Ways to Recycle Wine Bottles (or any other glass bottle)

sunflower coasters-how pretty!

for janie to paint - Sunflower coasters. Cut birch into rounds (easy), use acrylic paints to add sunflowers, then seal.

... nice idea

Farewell letter from

Green craft project idea - Repurpose a tuna can and clothes pins to make a flower pot or candle holders. Would be cute to do with a kid to work on fine motor skills. Would be cute for grandparents or as a Mothers Day gift! =) mothers day present :)

Really easy... and cool looking!

Paint inside glass jars/bottles with a color scheme and used them to decorate around your house.

painted jars

DIY painted jars made into vases. LOVE and how easy! diary of a mod housewife: Pretty Painted Jars

painted rocks

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Vase made out of twigs and sticks

Make a vase out of sticks! Tutorial time

make a vase out of sticks tutorial. such a good & easy idea. Could use a jar or tin can.

messages in stone

using transfer letters to make alphabet stones. ~ fun idea for the kids to do at the lake.

light bulb vase #vase #upcycle #vase

Lightbulb Bud Vase - can also be turned into "Mini Recycled Light Bulb Oil Lamp" / For The Home board

twig candle holder

There are a thosund ways you can decorate your dinner table and home with diy candle projects. 17 Diy ideas Fall Candle Holders 2015 in London, UK.


Mini DIY Round-Up!

How To Make Yarn Wrapped Bottle Vases -- upcycles old bottles and stash yarn bits. Paint Mod Podge onto the bottle. Wrap one color of yarn. All you need is a lot of yarn and a little bit of patience :)

Acorn Bouquet

Quick Nature Crafts

This Season Do Your Own Acorn Bouquet. To Make, Drill a Hole Through an Acorn & Loop Wire Through, Twisting Ends Tightly for the Stem. Then Use Hot Glue to Fasten Five Acorn Cap Petals. Viola, & Done!


DIY wall art project: kids can glue & place buttons inside a simple silhouette shape of larger animal, and sign a gift card with corresponding image (thank you for your silent auction purchase - proceeds to benefit our school)

DIY ~ Clothespin Couple

Kissing Clothespin Magnet - This sweet magnet would be perfect for Wedding bomboniere for budget brides (or even as decoration for the reception). All you would need is a patient work group and a production line to make a bunch of them!