Bottled Up Thank You Notes

“Every time we remember to say “thank you”, we experience nothing less than heaven on earth.” -Sarah Ban Breathnach Click photo for larger view Do you owe someone a million thanks but feel you never really expressed

Bird Nest Bottle Cap Magnets

“Nature does nothing uselessly.” -Aristotle Bottle cap magnets are nothing new but we tried something a little different than the usual sleek and shiny design normally seen with these magnets.

Light Bulb Terrarium Extinction?

“Coal, the dirtiest fossil fuel, is the crack cocaine of the developing world.” –Alan Zarembo, L.A. Times We have all seen these light bulb terrariums but your window of opportunity may be going the way of the dinosaurs …or will it? As of January 1, 2012 a new law will take effect banning incandescent light […]

An Easier Way to Create Chandelier Light Bulb Vases

“Where flowers bloom so does hope.” ~ Lady Bird Johnson I was going through a box of junk to see what I could salvage for later use in a future project when I found this item.

Summertime Tin Can Candle Holders

“You can tell how high a society is by how much of its garbage is recycled.” -Dhyani Ywahoo This summer, will you need candle holders that you can leave outdoors on the patio that you won’t have to worry about getting damaged?

Cobalt Blue Glass and Metal Wine Bottle Vase

“Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.” -Frank Lloyd Wright We found this cobalt blue wine bottle under the kitchen sink and decided to make another vase because

Beach Style Vase from Wine Bottle

“One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach; one can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh We drank this bottle of wine so you fine people would have something pretty to look at! Speaking of that, I’m going to have to come […]

Recycle Light Bulb into Vase

“The purpose – where I start – is the idea of use. It is not recycling, it’s reuse.” -Issey Miyake CFL and LED light bulbs are all the rage because they’re allegedly environmentally friendly but many of us still have some of the old school varieties here and there, like in the fridge. If you […]