How to Upcycle a Tide Bottle Into a DIY Woven Knitting Basket: (1)Rinse bottle. Remove label. (2)Paint over label remnants with red-ish orange acrylic paint. (3)Draw line around bottle 4 1/8” from bottom, and where you need to cut holes. Place painter’s tape around bottle, ¼” from bottom and along top line. Cut 3.5” vertical slits around basket about 3/8” apart. (4)Cut out holes. Remove painter’s tape. (5)Weave basket. (6)Pull ribbons inside basket. Tie knots. (7)Get knitting, and recycling.