Home DIY: How to Create Chalkboard Bottles
Our DIY project this week will take you through the process of creating chalkboard wine bottles. It’s quick, and simple and the list of things you can do with them is endless. How about using them as table numbers at your wedding? If you own a pub or bar, these are a great way of advertising special offers, don’t you think? It’s also a lovely idea for Mother’s day, write an inspirational or funny quote on the bottle and give it as a gift. Treat your self and make them for yourself to add to your kitchen decor. See we told you the possibilities are endless…
Before we delve into how to make chalkboard bottles by yourself – here’s a bit of a background of why these items are a great thing to do.
Why are DIY Chalkboard Bottles are a Great Item You Should Make
DIY chalkboard bottles are a fun and creative way to repurpose old bottles and add some personality to your home decor. By painting the bottles with chalkboard paint, you can write messages or draw designs on them using chalk, creating a versatile and customizable decorative piece. Here are some reasons why DIY chalkboard bottles are a great item to make by yourself:
1. It’s a budget-friendly DIY project
One of the biggest advantages of DIY chalkboard bottles is that it’s a budget-friendly DIY project. You can easily repurpose old bottles that you have lying around the house, and chalkboard paint is relatively inexpensive. This makes it a great option for anyone looking to add some personality to their home decor without breaking the bank.
2. It’s a versatile decorative piece
Once you’ve painted your bottles with chalkboard paint, the possibilities are endless. You can use them to hold flowers, as vases, or as storage containers for kitchen or bathroom essentials. You can write messages or draw designs on them using chalk, creating a versatile and customizable decorative piece that can be used in any room of your house.
3. It’s a great way to repurpose old bottles
Instead of throwing away old bottles, DIY chalkboard bottles are a great way to repurpose them. By painting the bottles with chalkboard paint, you can give them a new life and create something unique and functional out of something that would have otherwise been thrown away.
4. It’s a fun DIY project
DIY chalkboard bottles are a fun and creative DIY project that can be done alone or with friends. It’s a great way to unleash your creativity and experiment with different designs and techniques. It can be a fun activity to do on a rainy day or as a weekend project with friends.
5. It’s a great gift idea
DIY chalkboard bottles can also make great gifts for friends and family. You can personalize them with a message or design that is meaningful to the recipient, making it a thoughtful and unique gift idea. Plus, since you’re making it yourself, it shows that you put time and effort into the gift, making it even more special.
In conclusion, DIY chalkboard bottles are a great item to make by yourself. They are a budget-friendly DIY project that allows you to repurpose old bottles and create a versatile and customizable decorative piece. It’s a fun and creative DIY project that can be done alone or with friends, and it can also make a great gift idea. So how about giving it a chance and creating some beautiful designs with us?
How to Create Chalkboard Bottles
You will need:
♥ Chalkboard Paint – Homebase, £9.95
♥ An empty wine bottle, with all labels removed.
♥ Chalkboard liquid pen or good old-fashioned chalk
Step 1: Follow the manufacturers instructions on how to apply the chalk paint to the bottle.
Step 2: Wait for the paint to dry! (with the chalk paint spray, this was about 20 mins, but times will differ dependent on the manufacturer)
Step 3: Spray the bottles again!
Step 4: Write your message on the bottle with the liquid chalk pen or old-fashioned chalk and…
We have the perfect Mother’s day gifts for our mommas. Let’s hope they aren’t reading this 😉 Let us know if you decided to give this tutorial a go. Do you have any other ideas about what to do with your chalkboard bottle?
Much Bespoke Love
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What a cute project! I love it so much that I decided to feature it in our roundup of recycled bottle crafts! Check it out here: https://www.favecraftsblog.com/recycled-bottle-crafts/
Have a great day!
Thanks so much Julia, I have just had a look and they are in good company. I must try some of the other DIY’s in my home x
I tried this today! I’m going to use it for guests at a shower to sign and give the bride their well wishes! Thank you.
Sounds great Annie! Glad you like it 🙂
Amazing, giving it a shot soon:)