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Turn a Used Wine Bottle into a Stylish, Mosquito-Repelling Torch

For about $5, Erik Anderson (of design firm Gerardot and Co.) figured out how to turn his used wine bottles into outdoor torches that would successfully—and stylishly—ward off mosquitos. You can follow Adam Dachis, the author of this post, on , , and . Twitter's the best way to contact him, too.
  • Paul Wilson

    Outdoor Wine Bottle Crafts | diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch


    Who doesn't love wine? Well now you can reuse your old bottles around the house, especially for fun DIY crafts that will brighten up your apartment. We mean that literally, since you can turn a wine bottle into a Tiki Torch. Pretty cool. #Crafts #DIY #DoItYourself #DIYCrafts #Wine #WineBottles #Crafting

  • Pattipeace

    DIY PROJECT: ERIK’S RECYCLED WINE BOTTLE TORCH this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough to share a fantastic project that turns an everyday bottle into a modern backyard tiki torch. i love the way these torches look and am dying to find a backyard to use these in- too bad the closest thing we have is a 2×2 foot fire escape. but for those of you with yards, i hope y

  • Samantha Reynolds

    diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch - Old wine bottles as tiki torches!

  • Myra Linnhoff

    Recycled Wine Bottle lamps

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  • De' P

    I can pretty much look at it and make something similar but it's always a plus when you can get the how-to's from the person that originally made it.....

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