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sunflower bottle tree - I really like this! A WAY TO FINALLY PUT MY BEER BOTTLES TO GOOD USE LOL

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The history of bottle trees is pretty interesting.

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Giant bottle flowers. Lag bolts welded to center hub, bottles with corks screwed onto bolts. Fabulous!

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Bottle Trees were sometimes placed near the entrance to the house, so the spirits did not enter the house with you. The spirits would become mesmerized by the play of the sunlight through the colors of the glass, and become trapped inside the bottles. The bottles were periodically corked and thrown into the river to wash away the unwanted spirits. In another variation of this theme, the spirits are also trapped in the bottles, but are said to be destroyed when the sun comes out the next…

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My bottle tree! I love this bottle tree! Trying to gather ideas for one.

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from wikiHow

Make a Bottle Tree

How to Make a Bottle Tree: 13 Steps (with Pictures) More

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Gazing ball tree - this website has numerous other bottle tree options.

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Bottle Tree Selective Color, southern folklore - catches the evil spirits before they enter your home

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from Hometalk

10 Crazy Cool Bottle Trees (and what those even are!)

10 crazy cool bottle trees anyone can make! (We love the tomato cage option)

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Mini bottle tree. I like the springy things mixed in.

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