Instructables: exploring - living - bottles Tue, 7 Jul 2015 03:33:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 From Throwaways To Keepers
From Throwaways To Keepers - More DIY How To Projects]]> insert username Use cans, broken glasses, and empty pill bottles to make pretty decorations and storage spaces. Make Holes in the Can Make holes in the top of the can so that you can take it off easily. If you don't want to do it the hard way then you can use a can opener. But if you don't, this is another way. ...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:16:46 PDT
Water Bottle Terrarium
Water Bottle Terrarium - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheCrafter101 This terrarium we will be making will be only one part. However, you may also do the water part if you want.You may use this terrarium for planting or for making a habitat. Whatever you do, it is still a cool way to bring the outdoors in. Materials To start out, you will either use one or two pla...
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 08:20:42 PDT
Vasos de botella de cerveza
Vasos de botella de cerveza - More DIY How To Projects]]> Chica Maker Te enseñamos a darles un nuevo uso a las botellas de cerveza que la mayoría de las veces desechamos sin pensar en que podríamos utilizarlas para otras cosas. En esta ocasión las convertiremos en vasos. Estos son los materiales que vamos a necesitar, los puedes encontrar en tu casa o algunos de ellos...
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Wed, 27 May 2015 09:05:59 PDT
Stylizing Your Bar
Stylizing Your Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> engl421_sp15 Have a few empty bottles lying around in your room?Want to add something fancy to your bar?Then try making original bottle glass cups and glow-in-the-dark bottles.These are easy to make, and will make great additions to your bar.Bottle Glass Cups - Materials1. Bottle2. String (8+ inches long, depend...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:52:36 PDT
Kitchen Trivet (Hot metal pad) from cork wine covers
Kitchen Trivet (Hot metal pad) from cork wine covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> aramaic Project for all these cork wine closures we can recycle after every wine party at home. If you like cooking - you always need a good surface to place your hot pan after food is ready. What could be better than cork trivet? Cork is perfect material for this purpose. It is natural and environmental fr...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:07:46 PST
Merry Rx-mas: Pill Bottle Advent Calendar
Merry Rx-mas: Pill Bottle Advent Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> starshipminivan I was inspired to make this pill bottle advent calendar as a gag gift for my mother-in-law after our family had a very busy year, medically-speaking. I've seen advent calendars with various types of containers arranged into the shape of a tree and seeing so many pill bottles lined up made me think o...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 16:35:07 PST
Bottled Christmas Tree
Bottled Christmas Tree - More DIY How To Projects]]> diane.lin.94 A Christmas tree that is practically free! SUPPLIES Four 2 Liter Soda bottles I got mine from a banquet(everyone drank the sodas and were going to toss the bottles)One Pair of scissors I had scissors at home3 sheets of scrap paper This paper was from a health packet from my freshman yearTape ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:49:40 PST
6-Pack Beer Holder for Bicycle
6-Pack Beer Holder for Bicycle - More DIY How To Projects]]> travderose So I had seen various products for sale on etsy and ebay that offer a way to carry a 6-pack of beer on your bicycle. They are a great idea and look really cool! However most of them are pretty pricey for such a simple product. So in true instructable fashion, I made my own!My design is super simp...
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 21:14:54 PDT
Spooky "Voodoo" Apothecary Powder & Potion Spell Bottles for Halloween
Spooky "Voodoo" Apothecary Powder & Potion Spell Bottles for Halloween - More DIY How To Projects]]> lisamarie My Voodoo-inspired Halloween altar/display wouldn't be complete without some otherworldly powder & potion spell bottles! These mystical props are aged to look centuries-old, decorated with vintage symbols and charms that just "might" belong to someone.Glue (Elmer's & hot glue), wax and paint were th...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:28:47 PDT
Top 5: Unique Ways to Open bottles Without an Opener
Top 5: Unique Ways to Open bottles Without an Opener - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Best Hobbies Blog Five great ways to open any beer or soda bottle when you don't have a bottle opener handy. From car keys and doors to belt buckles. You'll never have trouble opening another bottle!When you're finished enjoying this instructable, check out my website for more of my written how-to's and tutorials or ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:59:47 PDT
Colorful Bottles
Colorful Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> fluffy52601 Supplies Your gonna need two bottles clear, modge podge, 2 paper plates and food coloring Pour Pour the modge podge in both bottles Drip Drip a couple drops of food coloring in both bottles-for lighter colors use less for darker use more Mix Mix in the food coloring Wait Stir the fo...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:33:22 PDT
Six Ways to Open Bottles with Everyday Objects
Six Ways to Open Bottles with Everyday Objects - More DIY How To Projects]]> rickosgood This video will give you some ideas on how to look at objects differently. Many different things can be used to open bottles! In this video I used:Door jambBeltCar door latchJumper cablesFlat surface with an edgePower plug Watch the video!
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Tue, 13 May 2014 09:26:08 PDT
How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Home
How to Start a Recycling Program in Your Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> ddye3 Have you ever wondered how much you have thrown away that could have been recycled? According to reports, Americans throw away 1 million pounds of garbage each year. Regardless of where you live though you can make an impact on what you put in your trash can and what you do not. Before you begin, le...
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:53:38 PDT
Cut Glass Cigar Ashtray
Cut Glass Cigar Ashtray - More DIY How To Projects]]> Michael C Create your own cigar ashtray using cut bottles. Organize And Reuse Left Over Bottles Get the clutter out of your life by reusing and organizing some of the bottles that have accumulated over the winter. Select Your Bottles Select your bottle. You can use any bottle from wine bottles, whiskey ...
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:51:31 PST
Valentine Bottles
Valentine Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> anoukkantelberg Valentine's Day is awesome! Especially when you have someone to share all the fun with. Me and my boyfriend have been together for a long time now, but giving the right gift never gets easier. Luckily, you can never go wrong with a highly personalised gift. These little Valentine bottles in a homema...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 08:49:12 PST
How to make a tree out of plastic bottles
How to make a tree out of plastic bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> foradoescritorio My family and I have a really great connection with nature, but we couldn't always afford to live in a house with a garden and a yard, to keep the contact with it. A few months after my daughter's birth, me and my wife went to an appointment and, in the office in front of the one we were heading...
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Fri, 31 Jan 2014 08:49:31 PST
How To Remove Labels Fr Empty Prescription Bottles
How To Remove Labels Fr Empty Prescription Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> dbillings Fill Bottle With Hot Water Remove cap from prescription bottle and fill bottle with hot water. Allow Bottle To Sit For Two Minutes Replace cap on bottle filled with hot water and allow bottle to sit for two minutes. Peel Label Off Of Bottle Gently peel label off of bottle filled with hot...
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 21:20:26 PST
Colored PET with patented master batch ednegola We made a master batch. When 10% was added to an extrusion of fiber, we were able to dye it at low temperatures.  This is important because it usually takes a pressure dye machine to apply this type of color.  We now save 70% of the energy used to dye fiber and we use material recovered from waste b...
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 08:41:13 PST
Festive bottles
Festive bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> Raitis To solve some of your festive season problems I present you a simple guide on how to make your own bottles with a light string inside. These are simple and pretty cheap to make while still making a stunning decoration and have proven themselves as a great gift too! Stuff you will need 1. Drill 2...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:25 PST
Soda Bottle Ant Farm
Soda Bottle Ant Farm - More DIY How To Projects]]> Teisha Ever wanted an ant farm?  Ant farms are entertaining, yet educational – it’s fascinating to observe the little ants as they go about their busy lives.  But store-bought ant farms are often expensive, and usually limited in size.  If you’d like an inexpensive, easy-to-make ant farm alternative that g...
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Sun, 20 Oct 2013 15:11:15 PDT
Cutting Glass Bottles
Cutting Glass Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> ProRock I've seen plenty of glass bottles cut into cups online and have been thinking that, as a college student, I needed some of these. I spent time looking at different methods of glass cutting and decided that they all had flaws in their procedures. So, I combined several of the methods together to get ...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 21:45:13 PDT
Recycle old bottles to make a Bracelet holder cel9ena make sure to subscribe to my youtube channel
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Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:51:00 PDT
How to make a Bottle Building
How to make a Bottle Building - More DIY How To Projects]]> artlife Hi Everyone this is my first instructable. Please be gentle. I f you like it, please vote for me. Thanks.         We have built two bottle buildings.     One is a small storage building made with a variety of different bottles. The other is a larger building made primarily of ...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 22:49:11 PDT
Cleaning Dingy Bottles (in bulk)
Cleaning Dingy Bottles (in bulk) - More DIY How To Projects]]> mbecks I make and bottle my own beer which is a great way to save money on your booze bill. I recently got 145 antique stubby beer bottles and stubby clear pop shoppe bottles for free. The problem is they sat in the old owners backyard for a few years, some still with the old liquid in them. I tried cleani...
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Wed, 29 May 2013 05:59:25 PDT
DIY Artistic Vase
DIY Artistic Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> Muhaiminah Faiz I'm sure that most of us have a number of empty glass jars and bottles at home. It's so hard to throw them away. We can recycle these jars and bottles for many purposes. I've tried to recycle them into home decor. This instructable will show how to turn these empty glass bottles and jars into artist...
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Tue, 19 Feb 2013 22:33:17 PST
Santa Bottle Outfits ts514 I like to have some gifts on "standy-by" in case I forget about somebody. Most everyone likes wine, liquor, or a festive cordial. But instead of just giving bottles in the typical gift bags, I dressed the packaging up a bit and it turned out really well! It took approximately 15 minutes per bottle a...
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Sun, 13 Jan 2013 10:00:30 PST
Witches potion supplies! Halloween Rocks!
Witches potion supplies! Halloween Rocks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Badleprechauns We made these for our resident Witch. They are a great addition her potion making supplies! And she really need something to keep her busy after the death of her sisters one was crushed by a mobile home and the other drowned in a bucket of water. JK  We are finding a number of uses for the "Water G...
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Sat, 29 Sep 2012 11:00:50 PDT
Making fake sea glass at home
Making fake sea glass at home - More DIY How To Projects]]> Moem Sea glass or beach glass is the pretty, worn down, rounded, matted glass you can sometimes find at the beach. It is pretty rare, especially in other colours than green, brown or white. It's also beautiful. People love to use it for all kinds of decorative purposes: making jewelry, adorning vases or ...
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Wed, 29 Aug 2012 00:03:37 PDT
Reuse Bottles, Make Salt And Pepper Shakers
Reuse Bottles, Make Salt And Pepper Shakers - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunshiine This instructable was inspired by a phone call I received from my son. He was leaving a spice store and was so excited to share with me; the wonderful spices they sold there. I had ordered some vanilla beans from Madagascar and paid quite a lot for them and they were dr...
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Mon, 23 Jul 2012 20:51:45 PDT
Water mixer from plastic bottle
Water mixer from plastic bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheScrewdriver Hello, this is my first instructable and I`m going to show you how to make a water mixer from plastic bottles. :) First of all we need a: plastic bottle, a pair of scissors. Take a plastic bottle and make 2 holes to fit your bot water taps and 1 hole at the bottom of the bottle. Sorry, for pic...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 08:12:52 PDT
What to do with used glass bottles. Adambowker98 Glass bottles are awesome.... so awesome that you don't want to throw them away. Well if you aren't going to throw it away, what are you going to do with it? How about this: 1) Drink the original liquid out of it 2) Wash it 3) Dry it 4) Refill it with your favorite drink 5) Use it as an everyday cu...
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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:48:01 PDT
Extreamly Cool Phenomenon
Extreamly Cool Phenomenon - More DIY How To Projects]]> The Cartographer Why playing with drano bombs one day I discovered a phenomenon that, according to a quick google search, no one has ever seen in the entire history of man. If that is not extreme I do not know what is, and its really cute too. Pressure All you do to get these tiny bottles is get all of the ingred...
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 20:59:33 PDT
Still Life in a Box!
Still Life in a Box! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Demon_Darkchild When I first saw this contest, this idea immediately came to mind. As an Art Education major, it is important to build up a portfolio and one thing many artists do is a series. A series is a group of works (be it painting, drawing, printmaking, or other media) that follow a similar subject.  Take, f...
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Mon, 27 Feb 2012 18:46:17 PST
Snazzy Bottles
Snazzy Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> sunshiine These bottles were made for Valentine's Day gifts.  They were cheap, quick, and easy to make. This is a great way to add a touch of class to an ordinary gift.  They can be made for men and women.  I used all empty jars and bottles. I had an empty olive jar that said Don't Forgetta on it with raised ...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 23:42:00 PST
Make a Boone's Farm Rainbow
Make a Boone's Farm Rainbow - More DIY How To Projects]]> StJost Today I'll show you how to put together a rainbow from Boone's Farm bottles.  It's not hard and you could probably figure this out yourself, but it doesn't hurt to have a few hints thrown at you. What you’ll need for this project: 12 Boone’s Farm (or other similar) bottles 12 bottle caps A wire cu...
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Sat, 18 Feb 2012 19:26:04 PST
Weekly Make It Challenge: Bottles mikeasaurus   Follow me to hear about all of the Weekly Make It Challenges. This Week's Challenge: Bottles! Make something awesome out of any type of bottle and win some great prizes! I enjoy reading everyone's interprets of the themes for these Challenges. It was tough to pick the finalists, but luckily ...
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Mon, 28 Nov 2011 16:27:01 PST
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Thu, 17 Nov 2011 09:55:41 PST
Fill Four Containers at Once
Fill Four Containers at Once - More DIY How To Projects]]> meralgia I dislike buying new bottles of spring water in the store so wanted to devise a way to fill the empty bottles with refill water I get from the grocery store. I call it "the container-filling udder", but it's really not a romantic name. How about "the four-container filler"? ;) You can use the system...
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Fri, 11 Nov 2011 07:05:43 PST
How to Reuse Glass Jars
How to Reuse Glass Jars - More DIY How To Projects]]> roxanneup Do you always end up with more jars or bottles after a quick run to the grocery store? Throwing them away would be such a waste but just what can you do with them? Lucky for you, we have some neat ideas on how you can recycle those jars and bottles. If you are wondering how you can put those empty ...
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Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:51:15 PDT
Bottle Opener Key
Bottle Opener Key - More DIY How To Projects]]> wilgubeast Whenever I stand up from a seated position, my first instinct is to perform a sort of signum crucis* to check for my wallet, keys, and phone. I can generally do anything with those supplies. Except open a frosty, bottled beverage that does not have a twist-off cap. I can open a bottle with a lighter...
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Wed, 17 Aug 2011 09:33:18 PDT
Glass Bottle Coat Rack nickodemus I made this from a few Dr. Enuf bottles (If you ever come to Tennessee, get one!) and scrap wood over the weekend. It turned out a lot stronger than I thought it would be, it holds even the heaviest of Winter coats...  For now it only holds belts, since Winter is over.
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Wed, 25 May 2011 10:35:33 PDT
Witches Potion Bottles
Witches Potion Bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> craftydabbler I've collected empty syrup, vinegar, worchestershire, marinade, and olive oil bottles, along with those jars that candles come in, over the past year.  They made a great collection of potion bottles that make a nice Halloween display when grouped together on a tray. Witches Potion Bottles You'l...
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Fri, 15 Oct 2010 09:20:44 PDT
Potion Bottles FuzzyRaspberry Simple, lovable, adorable Potion Bottles for all your health, mana, poison needs. It all started with the Love Potion Number 9, with that bubblegum pink yarn and just grew from there. After that I tried to make a Mana Energy shot copy (the blue), which I find insanely adorable with the creepy smi...
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Sat, 17 Apr 2010 08:35:33 PDT
The Accidental Coke Slushy and/or Explosion
The Accidental Coke Slushy and/or Explosion - More DIY How To Projects]]> nutsandbolts_64  One day I was just going around my fridge when I found this coke bottle lying in the freezer. I took it out, it was completely frozen, and I got and idea for some coke slushy. I did something to it. I opened it. Then, it exploded on my face. So, here I am with this instructable.  Notice: There cou...
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Tue, 9 Mar 2010 06:05:25 PST
House built with plastic and glass bottles blkhawk Versión en español A friend sent me these pictures about a house that was built using recycled materials.
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Thu, 14 Jan 2010 16:28:21 PST
Water Bottle Shelves
Water Bottle Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> joespicnictables Hello! This is my first instructable. In this instructable I will show you how to make water bottle shelves! Gather your supplies First you need supplies.You will need, tacks, knife, and a water bottle.(See picture below.) Cut the sides Cut two lines along the side of the bottle about halfway ...
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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 14:21:54 PST
How to Make Glue Bugs
How to Make Glue Bugs - More DIY How To Projects]]> Creativeman This instructable shows a unique art form...using hot melt glue to make various insects and spiders. Other creatures can be made as well, but that is the subject for another instructable.  Use care if attempting this procedure as there is some risk involved: primarily with the hot melt glue, the raz...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 10:51:16 PST
Plastic bottle wall art
Plastic bottle wall art - More DIY How To Projects]]> EaKLondon People don't realize that it does cost a lot of money and energy to recycle plastic bottles. There are many ways to reuse the bottles without recycling them. This instructable teaches you in just a few steps how to create abstract plastic bottle wall art. Please be careful when working with the plas...
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Sun, 10 May 2009 17:26:36 PDT
Downsize Recyclables
Downsize Recyclables - More DIY How To Projects]]> Schisler7 If you wanna save as much space as possible with all of your bags or barrels or whatever else you use for recyclable materials, save yourself some storage space and time with this nifty and easy little method. I'm not taking originality credit for it, but it's useful for everyone Green out there. ...
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Mon, 4 May 2009 00:11:27 PDT
Quick and easy homestead uses for Plastic Bottles (PET)
Quick and easy homestead uses for Plastic Bottles (PET) - More DIY How To Projects]]> velacreations In the not too distant past, you would buy milk, sodas, etc. in glass bottles which you would return to the store to be sterilized and used again. Now, with our disposable culture, plastic bottles have replaced this system and have consequently become one of the many banes of the landfills. We need ...
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Sun, 1 Feb 2009 17:34:55 PST