Introduction: Fleur De Plastic Bottle

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Pretty and simple. Yet another way to reuse water bottles.

If there is interest I will post the instructions.

Thanks for looking!

Reuse, Reduce, Recycle!!

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mpatone (author)2012-09-02

I would sure like to see the instructions, I could use it in class for the kids when I volunteer

candilee47 (author)mpatone2012-09-05

Yeah!! Please post instructions for the kiddies!!

candilee47 (author)2012-05-15

What kind of paint did you use and did you use varnish afterwards?? What is clearcoat? Thanx

zipped_shut (author)candilee472012-05-15

I used acrylic craft paint for the project posted. I've also used glass paint, spray paint and pottery paint. They all have interesting effects.
Clear coat is a varnish. I used 3m's clear coat for this project. It comes in a spray can and is usually found in the art section of craft stores. Sometimes its found with the spray paint as well.

Best of luck!!

elkelley1970 (author)2012-02-24

I want to know how you painted it.

sunshiine (author)2011-07-18

Love this! Please share more of your talent.

theredwolf (author)2011-06-08

Nice idea, looks pretty. I love the spring addition. :) I assume you cut the general shape out first then used your lighter for the warped look. I don't think instructions are really called for, your pictures say enough. :) I will definitely have to give this a try next time we buy soda. Thanks for uploading this.

zipped_shut (author)theredwolf2011-06-08

Its pretty basic. the top of the bottle off. cut from the large open area towards the middle. Shape the edges a little and use lighter to melt them more into shape. Paint the underside and when its dry clearcoat it. :D

cbonaccorsi (author)2011-05-01

Love Love Love! I  want to use as wall decs or something else decorative- please post the instructions!! :D

Jaronhill (author)2011-04-03

Love these--especially the plaid one. Would love to see instructions!

i_am_vindicated (author)2011-04-03

Those are adorable :) Could you please post the instrucable? :)

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