Introduction: Bloody Bottle Charm *Easy DIY*

Ever noticed in movies that  the crazy mass murderer normally has glass bottles with hearts, brains and various body parts in?

 
Well, I wanted one. Not wanting to commit murder before I'm out of high school, I decided to do the next best thing and make one out of a few bits of cotton, some nail polish and a bottle charm - Close enough!  

Easy to do, cheap and quick, and the best part is not risking spending the rest of your life in prison. win win!

Hope you find this instructable helpful- Enjoy!

Step 1: Materials:

  • Bottle Charm (avaliable online or in crafts stores)
  • Cotton Buds
  • Cotton Pads
  • Nail Polish, Lip Tints, Acylic Paints or whatever you have that will create a realistic "blood" effect. I used a mixture of nail polish and a lip tint.
  • Scissors
  • Charm attachment
  • Round nose pliers / flat head pliers
  • *optional* Superglue or strong glue (Not shown)
You can buy the bottle charms here~ http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/EMPTY-GLASS-BOTTLE-CORK-charm-PENDANT-kitsch-FILLABLE-/160642994928?pt=UK_Jewellery_Watches_CostumeJewellery_CA&var=&hash=item6b1c4b378e#ht_4219wt_1270

Step 2: Prepare the Blood

Start the "bloody" mixture.

Firstly, I poured in red nail polish, then a small amount of lip tint to give a glossy finish and a drop of purple/black nail polish to darken it. You can use anything you like, food dye, acylic paint, nail polish, even lip tints! Just play about untill you are happy with the colour and effect.

Step 3: Mix!

Slide the cotton buds into the bottle and mix the "blood". Repeat with a few cottons buds, storing the used ones on a cotton pad (you need them later!)

Step 4: Adding the Body Parts

 Time to add the "body parts" grip the Sissors around the cotton bud where the cotton joins the tube. Place the cotton bud so that when you cut it, it will fall straight into the bottle- you dont want to be picking up gooey bits of cotton and trying to push them into a tiny glass bottle!

Step 5: Finishing Touches

Push the cotton bud into the bottle with the remaining tube, then mix to coat everything together. Repeat with the cotton bud "organs" untill you are happy with the effect it gives.

Wipe on a little Super Glue or any strong glue around the cork of your charm, then firmly push into the bottle to keep everything secure.


(I wasn't happy with the colour of the "blood" so I added a little more purple to make the perfect colour. Don't worry if the colour isn't perfectly mixed- blood isn't perfect and would dry out and clot against the bottle.)

Step 6: Add the Charm

Attach the phone charm  to the lid of the bottle. You could always attach it to a necklace, bracelet, bag charm- not just a simple phone charm.

Step 7: You Are Done!

How simple and effective is this quick, creepy craft!

Works well for Halloween to add in the party bags (or even my Halloween party basket, here! https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Halloween-Basket-Decoration/ ) or if you are just like me, and like creepy jewellery.

I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial, any questions let me know! Don't forget to rate and comment ^_~





Neon Panda

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SparkySolar made it!(author)2014-10-03

I just love HALLOWEEN

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partypanda2345 made it!(author)2013-07-27

This would probably freak some of my friends out but whateves but please make more charm braclet things like this it would me busy for the rest of the summer I only got about 3 more weeks :( plus this would be something to do with my friends at my 1st real birthday party plus I think their so cool

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mclare50 made it!(author)2013-03-27

Please make more instructables mattea!!!!!

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Shadow.Stalkers made it!(author)2013-03-16

Cool im gonna make one so i can hang it from my neclace just for the fun of it:)

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fallout-fanboy33 made it!(author)2013-01-20

i have the exact same bottle i bought 2 years ago i got like 10 for 25 cents

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-04-11

i love blood it tastes soooo DELICIOUS [ i only have lamb and pig blood all others make me sick] = )

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-08

Hahahha, what next, Human? ;o

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-06-08

ha ha YES!
i think i could make a couple of new vampires my sickness from human blood is gone now so your all in trouble =) evil smiley face

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-08

I will keep an eye out for any blood thirsty vampires then ;)

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-06-09

do you have any vampire addict friends
BTW we don't die or sparkle in the sunlight it just takes away our powers OK?
FRIKEN Twilight grumble mumble

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-09

Surprisly enough, No I don't have any human blood drinking vampire friends.
Hahha oh really? It is good to be educated on such subjects hahah

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-06-09

see everyone Neon Panda gets it WE DON'T SPARKLE!!!

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-10

Hah indeed. Though, if you don't sparkle what do you do? Fly?

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-06-10

well we just shape shift fly drink blood the basics vampire stuff

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-10

Hahah xD

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-06-10

no joke

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HMice made it!(author)2012-06-10

You live in England though, your safe..

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HMice made it!(author)2012-06-09

He has to wait 'till he's 17 otherwise he would have eaten me already.

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-06-10

Haha I wouldn't be around on his 17th birthday then if I were you!

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HMice made it!(author)2012-06-10

I know....(don't tell him but I'm going to have to drive a stake through his heart one of these days.....)

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Dusk+Shadows made it!(author)2012-04-11

scary AWESOME SAUCE!!!!

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l8nite made it!(author)2012-02-13

that's really gruesome... LOVE IT !

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Neon+Panda made it!(author)2012-02-14

Hahah! Thank-you. I think the effect works really well- If you try it post a picture! ^ __ ^

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