DIY Roundup: 5 Things You Can Do with Wine Bottles

Just because the bottle runs dry doesn’t mean the fun should stop! If you constantly find yourself throwing away empty wine bottle against your will because you can’t think of anything to do with them, you have come to the right place. Take a look at some of our favorite DIY projects converting bottles from your favorite spirits into something fun that will gives old things new life.

DIY Wine Bottle Gardens

Looking for an easy way to spruce up your garden? Try this DIY from Prepare Wise. With four different tutorials depending on the look you prefer, you can be sure to find one you love!





DIY Wine Bottle Light

Lighting is often overlooked but this easy DIY is the perfect way to spruce up your space for a dinner party or just a romantic dinner for two. All you need is a recycled wine bottle, drill, and strand of Christmas lights to make this adorable craft by Wit & Whistle.







DIY Chalkboard Wine Bottles

If you want a DIY project with a more sophisticated look, consider painting them with a dark neutral like black. Maryjanes and Galoshes has a great tutorial we love. After spray-painting your bottles with two light coats of chalkboard paint, finish them off with a hand-written label!

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DIY Wall Mounted Vases

Change up your typical potted plant arrangements with this clever idea by Living Green. All you need are three bottles, silk (or real) flowers, and a few basic hardware pieces to hang the vases! We love how clear bottles really show off the bright flowers for summertime!





DIY Recycled Wine Bottle Torch

A clever idea for outdoor areas, these torches will be perfect for summertime barbeques as the weather warms up! Offering a great tutorial with clear instructions at Design Sponge, all your guests will be begging to know where you got your new lighting! Grab your favorite wine bottle and a wick to get started!