Handmade Holidays: Festive Bottle Stoppers

I’m kicking of a new series: Handmade Holidays to share some crafty ideas for making DIY presents this year.

First up, some festive bottle stoppers! I bought plain, unfinished bottle corks in the kitchen section at Target and colored in the stopper with a silver metallic Sharpie, followed by a light brush of glue and matching silver glitter. Once they dried all you need is a drop of super glue to hold an ornament in place on top of the stopper! These took under an hour to make, and cost less than $10 to make the whole set — I think they’d look great tied to a bottle of wine for a hostess gift during the holidays!

6 responses to “Handmade Holidays: Festive Bottle Stoppers

  1. nicolemelv November 12, 2012 at 7:30 am

    LOVE! They would look great as a part of a holiday bar during a cocktail party. Can’t wait to give them a try.

  2. krista November 12, 2012 at 8:55 am

    so crafty! i might actually think about doing this – looks super easy! thanks for sharing, kate.

  3. Mara November 12, 2012 at 9:18 am

    Great, affordable gift ideas! Love this Kate!

  4. The Single Nester November 15, 2012 at 2:53 pm

    Just love these! Who knew Target had unfinished bottle stoppers!

  5. the Boston Fashionista November 16, 2012 at 11:59 am

    This is SO CUTE! I rather enjoy wine (ahem) and and my other bottle stoppers don’t have any of the pizzaz of these. Too cute!

  6. Pingback: 6 Charming DIY Wine Stoppers | Ecka & PeckaEcka & Pecka

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