HOW TO prepare your Glass Dishes and Bottles for those Fun Craft Projects with Glass
Mix Elmer’s glue with food coloring to paint onto anything glass to create a seaglass effect when dry.
DIY Etched Wine Bottle Soap Dispenser. Who knew glass etching was so easy? I can't wait to try this!
Tips and Tricks and Do's and Don'ts about how to DIY colored glass jars. Let me share a round-up of tutorials and some of my own experiences with making colored mason jars. www.songbirblog.com
Tips & Tricks DIY Colored Glass Jars - Songbird
Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-)
How To Remove Labels From Wine Bottles
Fill your sink with hot, hot, hot water. Then fill each wine bottle with hot water and drop it into the sink. Next, add this secret potion: 1/2 cup baking powder 1 Tbsp dish soap 2 cups white vinegar Once you add the vinegar to the sink, it will get all fizzy for a second.AND THE LABELS COME OFF:-) good to know for wine bottle vases
Beautiful and functional storage jars
Rachel's Nest: Beautiful and functional storage jars
Great step-by-step tutorial for creating a DIY Etched Wine Bottle Soap Dispenser. A fun & easy project with endless possibilities! Who knew glass etching was such snap? I can't wait to try this!
DIY Etched Wine Bottle Soap Dispenser | How to Etch Glass
DIY.. TINTED GLASS TUTORIAL!
DIY Stained Mason Jars Tutorial | Six Sisters' Stuff
DIY: Mason Jars Painted & Distressed - very thorough & easy tutorial on how you can DIY!
Painted Mason Jars: Pink
I simply cleaned them, (I had to use some Goof Off to get the prices off), let them dry completely, and sprayed them with white gloss spray paint. I tried semi-gloss first, but that didn't achieve the milk glass look. So I went over them again with gloss. That's it! I didn't even bother painting the inside past what was visible.
Home Made Modern: Faux Milk Glass Fabulous idea for all those cheap vases that bouquets come in!
Home Made Modern: Faux Milk Glass
DIY: How To Drill Holes In Glass
DIY Apothecary Jars. Love those pricey apothecary jars you see in all the magazines? Raid your local thrift stores or dollar store for vases, bowls, jars and candlesticks and make your own...it's easy!
This version of the painted jar is baked and uses paint that makes this outdoor votive holder safe for the dishwasher. Thanks Martha Stewart!
Recycled pour spout for a mason jar. For those of us who do not buy salt with the convenient pour spout (I buy sea salt in bulk). I do however, buy half and half cream a couple times a week with this very same spout. I hope it works for me. EDIT Photo credit to Pinterest user Christine Martin. Thank you to extremelylimptulip for the heads up.
So I loved the Mason jars with the tops from a salt container... I save all of my creamer and orange juice cartons because they are not recyclable. Here is my jar of Quinoa with pour spout! >> Good to use for liquid storage. Save the salt spout jars for dry items.
≈ Make your own bottle cutter. I was so excited to see this pin! I used to have a bottle cutter when I was a kid, and I've been wanting one again for all these cool bottle crafts!