Wine Lovers, this ones for you.

If you are anything like me, you have A LOT of empty wine bottles in your house. Well, we just happen to have a bunch of DIY ideas for re-purposing & recycling your wine bottles. Whether it’s table numbers on your special wedding day, or just a simple vase, your ordinary wine bottle can be transformed into something beautiful with just a touch of time and crafting. Check out our 8 DIY ideas here:

1. Table Numbers

Display table numbers oh-so-tastefully with these chalkboard-painted, burlap-wrapped wine bottles. Or even use a bunch of wine bottles together to create a simple, yet sheek centerpiece. Get the tutorial here.

table numbers

2. Twinkle Lights

Fairy lights + wine = my two most favorite things. Combine this and get this magical piece of decor in your home, which is sutiutble for a year round display! Get the tutorial here.

wine twinkle lights

3. Colorful Chandelier

Use the upper halves of your wine bottles to create an up-cycled chandelier that will make a statement in any room. For a more neutral look, don’t stain the bottle. Get the tutorial here.

wine bottle chandelier

4. Beside Lamp

Dare to be different? This project requires hardly any effort on your part, and the simplicity makes quite a statement. Make your own side-table lamp using an up cycled wine bottle , and then play up the bottles shape using simple lampshades of your choice Get the tutorial here.

wine bottle lamp

5. Wine Bottle Soap Dispenser

Boring plastic bottles are SO yesteryear. Use a clear, empty wine bottle instead and pour your favorite smelling liquid soap into an adorable etched-glass wine bottle. Get the tutorial here.

wine bottle soap dispenser

6. Bird Feeder

Summer is just around the corner, and whats better than using your up-cycled wine bottles to attract feathered friends to your gardens? This DIY project can be done in many different ways and styles depending on your preference and time. Get the tutorial here.

wine bottle bird feeder

7. Vase Wall Decor

Everyone knows that an empty wine bottle can be used as a impromptu vase, but did you know that you could bring your garden life into the house by placing beautiful flowers into a hanging wine bottle display such as this one. Get the tutorial here.

wall hanging decor

8. Gifting

This is a great idea for a hostess gift. You can make your own hot sauce by infusing vinegar with mild long peppers, spicier Thai peppers, or five-alarm habaneros and store it in a beautiful empty wine bottles. Pretty much anything could be put into these wine bottles to make a unique (and beautiful looking) gift. Get the tutorial here.


We hope that you have learnt a few tips and tricks on how to re-use your empty wine bottles! Be sure to send us a picture of  your finish products on Facebook, Instagram or just via an email- we would love to hear from you 🙂

Reference articles:

Martha Stewart

Country Living