Instructables: exploring - living - wine Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:55:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Light Up Wine Bottle
Light Up Wine Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino This is a cool project to make putting christmas lights in a wine bottle. Another option you could do is use led light, the Christmas lights are great for the holiday and any time of year. These are great for gift too. I used a glass drill bit to cut threw threw the wine bottle which was easier than...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:43:32 PST
Cat Tongue Wine Bottle Drip Stop Collar
Cat Tongue Wine Bottle Drip Stop Collar - More DIY How To Projects]]> cpurola Sham Wow, velcro strip, wrapped around a wine bottle.... Voila!Washable.No drips! No runs! No mess!If you don't want to make your own, they're in my Etsy shop: Materials Sham Wow! (from Ebay)Velcro tie...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:56:39 PST
Cork Ring
Cork Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino This is a cool project to make with a wine cork that you can wear. You will need a wide wine cork some are wider than others the wider the better. If you can't find one wide enough wine cork you can use a cork from a champaige bottle and those have a big cork top on them that you can make into a ri...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 17:04:44 PST
Molecule Wine Glass Charms
Molecule Wine Glass Charms - More DIY How To Projects]]> jhutchison Used these charms to identify your glass at a party.The designs were etched with a wood burner and are representations of molecules to do with drinks:SugarWaterEthanolCitric AcidGlassCarbon DioxideI took a little bit of artistic licence with the glass molecule because of its crystalline structure. I...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:41:39 PST
Kitchen Trivet (Hot metal pad) from cork wine covers
Kitchen Trivet (Hot metal pad) from cork wine covers - More DIY How To Projects]]> aramaic Great 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 environmen...
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Sun, 11 Jan 2015 09:07:46 PST
A Pissheads Guid To Every Last Drop
A Pissheads Guid To Every Last Drop - More DIY How To Projects]]> billytypewhite Things You Need 1 box of wine1 pair of scissors 1 pissheadWhen you think you have ran out of wine from your wine box think again, quick and easy guide to get every last drop When the wine no longer filters from the tap tear open the top of the box and remove the bag from the inside Twis...
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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 07:42:20 PST
Salvaged Cork Trivet/Pinboard
Salvaged Cork Trivet/Pinboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> ShopWalrus For some reason, most wine-lovers' households have a massive jar of corks, saved "for some project later." We don't want to throw them away, but often they just sit and collect dust. Why not bust them out for this project? Depending on the size, you can go from start to finish in less than a half ho...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 13:50:58 PST
Glasses rack on wine bottle
Glasses rack on wine bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> vatkin In this instructable I'm going to show you how to make this simple and beautiful wooden rack for your wine glasses that fits on top of a wine bottle. Its a nice way to showcase a nice bottle of wine and an easy and interesting way of serving a bottle and glasses to the table. If your invited over fo...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 09:40:31 PST
Diesel Punk Wine Rack
Diesel Punk Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Robert Chlebowski Here is an easy project to hold bottles of all sorts (Wine, Gin, Vodka etc). This project requires at a minimum 6 hours of time and no tools! - (note, unless things get stubborn, then you may need some WWD40 and a pipe plier.)This rack may end up being a bit of a puzzle, so read the next step thorou...
By: Robert Chlebowski

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Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:29:17 PST
Monogram Wood and Cork Coasters
Monogram Wood and Cork Coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> Hinkiepunk I was in a bit of trouble, as I hadn't got my grandparents any gifts for Christmas, so I knocked these up in an evening. Material You will need:-Hot glue/wood glue-Knife/s-Thin scrap wood-A pencil-A straight edge (I used a steel rule)-Corks-Sandpaper Preperation o' the Wood First, select your ...
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Tue, 23 Dec 2014 07:59:14 PST
Wine Balancing Snowman
Wine Balancing Snowman - More DIY How To Projects]]> MoserLabs Do you also have a dysfunctional family? Is it so bad so that even the snowmen drink heavily? If so than THIS is the thing for you!I found a lot of bottle balancer objects online and decided to go a little different and experiment with them along with the snowman theme to create this drinking snowm...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:46:42 PST
Felt wine bag
Felt wine bag - More DIY How To Projects]]> king_peo This is my first idea was born from need to make a Xmas gift for my friends.a useful and nice gift, ease to make it.enjoyDavide Materials cut 3-4 mm felt 18cm x 94 cm with a hole of 10 cm diameter. (4 cm for the border).alternative material is an old jeans, the legs is perfect and...
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Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:33:55 PST
wine glass wall mount
wine glass wall mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino I had a few wine glasses from some wine tastings I wanted to display. I found this was a simple and nice looking way to do that. This project was pretty inexpensive to make and required few tools and supplies. I made mine to hold 4 wine glasses. I had a 3/4 inch wood dowel from a previous project th...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:47:13 PST
Halloween Lantern
Halloween Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dream_catcher In this instructable I'll will show you how to make a halloween lantern from a wineglass.With a glue gun and some paint, you can make a cheap and easy decoration piece or prop for halloween. Materials Material: Wineglass Paint (black, purple and white) CandleTools: Glue Gun Marker Matches / li...
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 16:22:40 PST
Keep wine cold with frozen grapes
Keep wine cold with frozen grapes - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dan the Life Hacker GRAPE CUBES Picture the scene: it’s Friday night, you want to kick back with a nice chilled glass of Chardonnay (or fruit juice, for you teetotallers), but you forgot to put the bottle in the fridge to cool. Doh! But you have the solution: grape cubes!To chill your drink instantly, without water...
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 02:35:52 PST
Floating Wine Bottle Holder
Floating Wine Bottle Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino For a simple wood working project this wood be a good one. I had some spare wood laying around so i decided to make a few of them at the same time. They are great for gifts also. I used a wood burner and added some designs to mine. Basically a 45 degree cut on of he sides counter acts the weight of...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:55:53 PDT
Wine cork tack board
Wine cork tack board - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino I needed a cork board for my room so I decided to make one out of wine corks. This is a pretty simple project to make with minimal tools required. A saw, and glue gun are the main things you will need along with the wine corks. The wine corks were kind of expensive, You can ask your local bars if t...
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:27:02 PDT
wine cork coasters
wine cork coasters - More DIY How To Projects]]> wiscdoledino I had some wine corks left over from a different project so I decided to make coasters with them. This is a simple project to make. The corks I have are cut in half so that one side is flat. I had scrap wood I glued them too that was 1/4 inch in width. Cork sizes are not all the same so line them up...
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:01:28 PDT
In the Jungle-candle holder
In the Jungle-candle holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> MNB2014 This is an easy tutorial to create candle holders from any wine bottle or any you want. Decorate your home, garden, plants or maybe a themed party with a jungle twist. Try it and have fun! Materials - wine bottles- lighter- pure acetone - strin- tweezers- wire- chain- key rings- shot glass- candl...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 08:12:47 PDT
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles
Reuse the whole thing: Glass bottles - More DIY How To Projects]]> Raitis This is the first part of series (hopefully) of Instructables where I will show how to upcycle things to the maximum. I'm going to start with something simple - a glass bottle.Probably many of us have tried making a glass from a wine bottle and threw out the left over part of the bottle. I was doing...
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 04:20:25 PDT
Cork Artwork
Cork Artwork - More DIY How To Projects]]> kristinturner167 This is a step by step tutorial on how to make a beautiful piece of art for your home using glue, corks, and a picture frame. Collect your corks Yes you'll have to beg, barter, steal (I don't endorse this), purchase or drink to get all these corks but in the end you will have some fun stories an...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:48:28 PDT
Trophy Wine Bottle Toppers
Trophy Wine Bottle Toppers - More DIY How To Projects]]> iamjenperkins Merlot, Pinot, Malbec—they will all look more dashing and feel more thoughtful with a customized wine bottle topper. The nice thing about these toppers is that they can transfer from bottle to bottle. Supplies SUPPLIESTrophies (easily found at the thrift store)Drill or awlCraft paint and/or marke...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:56:17 PDT
Molotov Lantern
Molotov Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> Brooklyntonia Light your patio and keep the bugs away with these quick, easy, and attractive bottle lamps.Materials: bottles (beer, wine, liquor, soda, whatever)tiki torch wicks2 - 1" wood screwspipe mount hardware (I had to go to a construction supply store as opposed to the average hardware store for these, but...
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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 12:12:00 PDT
Wine Cork Bee Earrings
Wine Cork Bee Earrings - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rhonda Chase Design I was in my yard recently when I realized that our hanging bird house had become a hanging bee house. It was so wonderful to see that a colony of bumble bees had made their home at our home. We couldn't keep the hive where it was, but I had a local beekeeper take the whole bee house to a nearby apia...
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 15:39:49 PDT
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters
Upcycled Wine Bottles Into Indoor Herb Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> acoens I live in California where wine bottles are plentiful. As a maker, it's great to have a never ending source of material for my projects and thankfully my friends are happy to keep my supplies up. I built a simple wooden jig to score the wine bottles which allows me to separate the glass safely and c...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 23:02:51 PDT
Wine Glass Lamp Shade (Wedding Place Markers?)
Wine Glass Lamp Shade (Wedding Place Markers?) - More DIY How To Projects]]> boddhi15 Experimenting with ideas for center pieces and name markers, my fiance and I came up with this simple little idea. It involves creating a lamp shade for a wine glass, and placing an LED tea light in the glass. The idea is still in research and testing, and we tried to include suggestions for areas ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 22:20:57 PDT
DIY: hardware wine stem charms
DIY: hardware wine stem charms - More DIY How To Projects]]> farmfreshtherapy A few years or so back I spotted a set of adorable hardware wine stem charms at a local store. I was tempted to purchase them but we were still moving into our home and really didn't have things quite in order for entertaining at the time so I stored the idea in the back of my head for later. REcent...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 13:51:27 PDT
California Wine Rack
California Wine Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> Grissini I needed a wine rack. Most of the ones on the market that I liked were too expensive. This idea was inspired by Scoochmaroo's String Art Map of California. My needs were to hold a case of wine, 12 bottles. I'll stock between 6-12 at any given time. So this was made for that purpose. The borde...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 12:47:05 PDT
Up-cycled Pallet Bar
Up-cycled Pallet Bar - More DIY How To Projects]]> American Ruin This is a fun and easy project that can be made from start to finish in an afternoon. It doesn't take much time, effort, or know-how; and the results are brilliant. (That's my kind of project!) Supplies. -Pallet-hammer-nail puller-saw-sander or sanding block. (I used my oscillating tool with sand...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 19:42:15 PDT
Power Wine Aerator - Instant Wine Aeration!
Power Wine Aerator - Instant Wine Aeration! - More DIY How To Projects]]> shepnstein Proper aeration is key to getting the most aroma and flavor out of your wine. Aeration can make a cheap bottle of wine taste like an expensive one, and without aeration you are not getting the most enjoyment from an expensive bottle. Unfortunately, aeration takes time. Exposing wine to air via a d...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 11:34:23 PDT
Wine Cork Name Card Holders
Wine Cork Name Card Holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> acoens Two simple steps to upcycle wine corks into name card holders for a wedding or special event. As with most of my projects, I made it Techshop! Sanding a flat surface The corks need a flat surface to keep them upright. Given that I was sanding 200 corks, I wanted something quicker than hand sandin...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:31:35 PDT
How To: Get a Cork Out of an Empty Wine Bottle
How To: Get a Cork Out of an Empty Wine Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> kelleymarie Getting a cork out of an empty wine bottle is not only easy, it's a fun parlor trick to share with everyone.  Every once in awhile, in the pursuit of a glass of wine a cork breaks or perhaps you've found yourself without a corkscrew and pushed the cork into the bottle yourself--no matter what the c...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2014 18:11:50 PDT
Wine Cork Fridge Magnet
Wine Cork Fridge Magnet - More DIY How To Projects]]> asteadman I hate to throw things away. Especially if I can recycle them into something useful or cool. This is a SUPER simple project that you can knock out in 5 minutes and you'll end up with an inexpensive gift or unique memory of a particular bottle. It also makes a great "handle" for a magnet that would o...
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:08:58 PDT
Wooden Magic Bottle Holder msel This is a very simple thing to do, and very attractive thing. You need only three tools   - Drill for hole  - Piece of wood  - Sand paper  You gonna see dimensions and angles on next pic Have Fun :)
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Sat, 8 Mar 2014 15:25:24 PST
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
Whiskey/Wine etc Bottle Container False Bottom its_mishra As the images suggest , this is a pretty straighforward build. Normally people throw away the cardboard container , even more after getting a few drinks inside.Try to remember that your valuables are under your poison. Things you need A Whiskey/ Wine / Gin /Rum Bottle with the cardboard cylindric...
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 02:25:54 PST
Wine Label Picture
Wine Label Picture - More DIY How To Projects]]> Wolfgar77 This is a project I did a while ago and didn't take any pictures, so I will take pictures of what I did in a recreation. My wife and I love wine and to add to our decor I made a picture from our favorite labels (and some that were just easy to get off the bottle.) Tools: Saw-hand or power ruler exa...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 13:45:25 PST
Stack and Wrap Bottle Packs
Stack and Wrap Bottle Packs - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney Get creative and eliminate the need for tissue paper or excess packing materials by taking the term 'gift wrap' literally and using fabric-based presents to conceal a stack of stocking stuffers and other gifts. Ribbon holds it all together and the need for a bag is entirely optional depending on how...
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Mon, 23 Dec 2013 20:41:21 PST
Fun,Easy Inexpensive Wine Gift (21 &over)
Fun,Easy Inexpensive Wine Gift (21 &over) - More DIY How To Projects]]> chelsea s this is a fun inexpensive, hostess gift or gift for your office friends! Gather You Materials -travel wine cup ($1 @dollar tree)-tissue paper(dollar tree)-candy cane. (dollar tree)- Small wine bottles ($1.25 each @ walmart)-Cello bags(dollar tree) Put Tissue Paper The Cup first remove lid from...
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 18:49:57 PST
Wine Rack made out of a pallet
Wine Rack made out of a pallet - More DIY How To Projects]]> aaronhilley My dad and I saw this wine rack on a different website, but it didn't have any instructions. We liked it, so we decided to make it for my mom for Christmas and show everyone how we did it. What you need... 1) A couple pallets (Only one is necessary, but a couple won't hurt so you have extra) 2) Sand...
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 07:56:34 PST
The Absolute Cheapest Bottle Washer
The Absolute Cheapest Bottle Washer - More DIY How To Projects]]> justsayingno I make my own water kefir, so I collect and reuse wine bottles and flip top bottles. I love making kefir, but I HATE washing bottles! What a pain in the ass! They have to be cleaned though, or I'll be drinking somethings along with my kefir which I don't really care for. So of course I tried bristl...
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 16:29:23 PDT
Dressed up Holiday Sprits!
Dressed up Holiday Sprits! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Susan Cirigliano Fun to knit a little extra "dressing" for your holiday sprits, to decorate for an event or give as a gift! Supplies white yarn red yarn  knitting needles crochet hook scissor darning needle begin hat Cast on 15 stitches, I used size 10.5 knitting needle knit white knit 6 rows with the white...
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Fri, 25 Oct 2013 09:45:13 PDT
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Tue, 10 Sep 2013 11:17:29 PDT
Discreet Adjustable Wine Rack from Book Ends
Discreet Adjustable Wine Rack from Book Ends - More DIY How To Projects]]> waynevanwijk A simple and inexpensive way to display / store bottles of wine. What you will need For this instructable you will need... 1. Some good Australian red wine. I prefer shiraz from the McLaren Vale in Victoria, but a Cab Sav from the Margaret River will also do nicely. 2. Two thin bent metal book ...
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Sun, 8 Sep 2013 17:09:11 PDT
Beaded beverage markers
Beaded beverage markers - More DIY How To Projects]]> nikoala3 My parents enjoy having wine tastings and dinner parties and a common issue that arises is whose glass is whose! When everyone is drinking the same drink, it is easy to lose your glass. I found some wine markers online, but I thought they looked boring and very similar to each other, which defeats t...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 15:40:03 PDT
Chalkboard Painted Wine Bottle
Chalkboard Painted Wine Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> deathrogue This project uses chalkboard paint to create a label on a clean glass bottle. This will work on any glass surface, such as a mason jar, soda bottle, or even glass tumblers or wine glasses. I chose to use a wine bottle and then fill it with M&M's to keep in the kitchen. Cleaning the Bottle For thi...
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Fri, 31 May 2013 07:31:43 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
4 Easy Steps to Creating a Unique Wine Bottle Lamp
4 Easy Steps to Creating a Unique Wine Bottle Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> KentM Making a table lamp from a wine (or any type of) bottle seems to be a very popular craft project. However, while the lamps I saw online were OK, I always considered them little more than a novelty item.  That's when I decided to take a crack at designing one myself. And, after I made my first wine b...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 16:16:19 PDT
Carboy Cozies kizz246 I live in an apartment and it can be really hard to find a dark place for my brewing. We need to use all of our space regularly so lights are coming on and off in all the rooms all the time which isn't very good for the flavour molecules in hops that will turn to a skunky flavour when exposed to lig...
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Sat, 30 Mar 2013 11:23:45 PDT
How to make manly wine glass jewelry.
How to make manly wine glass jewelry. - More DIY How To Projects]]> dorybob So after your 2nd glass of wine, you're wondering whether you have the glass with the colander or the strainer jewelry OR the frying pan or the skillet jewelry.  I never remember that stuff. My solution is the following, inexpensive, dirt-simple solution.  Wrap a plastic cable tie around the stem. ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 11:51:37 PDT