DIY corks

Corks, Wine, Plugs, Oenology, Cap

On the lookout for ingenious ways to use those wine corks lying about? On the lookout for ways to liven up your home decor with easy wine or champagne corks but have not the foggiest on where to begin? Here, we’ve compiled a list of 10 things you can do with corks. These ideas are relatively easy to execute and can be a fun family project.

  1. Vases
    Collect a headset, spray-paint corks, adhesive and a few pins. Wash the paint and can inside and out of each can. Cut corks in halves and then wrap them around the exterior using adhesive. Hold in position then proceed to fill every vase with flowers or use them to store different items. Key Chain
    This is in fact quite simple to attain. All you will need are wine corks and a few keychain rings. Simply screw your keychain ring into a cork and that is about it. If you would like to personalize your keychain, you can elect to draw them. Cork Trivet
    With superglue and a great deal of corks, begin by gluing 3 corks together and keep gluing more corks till you have a round shape. As soon as you’ve attained your desired size, let it sit and dry. Plant Markers Next, carefully drill in the base of each cork and insert your bamboo skewers into place. Cheese Knives
    You are going to want different cork shapes and sizes, a fantastic crafts knife, and your cheese knives. First off, remove the handles from your own cheese knives. Then use a crafts knife to make a small opening to be utilized by every knife form. Then wedge the knives into this slot and that is it. You’ll have a special and gorgeous cheese knife set and your guests will enjoy them also. Bath Mat
    Are you trying to find fun and cheap ways to decorate your bathroom? Why not give it a fresh mat with nothing but all of the wine corks you have saved over time? To make this mat, you will need to gather a great deal of wine corks, a hot-glue gun, a ruler, a sharp knife, sand paper, and a non-adhesive shelf liner. Cut a shelf liner to size and then paste rows of corks in addition to the liner, one by one. Start off with the framework and work your way inwards until your mat is complete. Coasters
    Collect your corks, a pocket knife, sand paper, and thin cork paper circles. Cut all of the corks in half lengthwise then, attach them to the paper circle. Cut off all surplus cork and then sand down the edges. Decorative Cork Balls
    This DIY is somewhat more complex than the rest. You will want wine corks, brown oil dye, a glue gun and a Styrofoam ball. Apply the dye into the Styrofoam ball and let it sit . Apply glue to one end of a cork and set it on the Styrofoam ball. Hold it until it sticks and repeat the procedure until the Styrofoam ball is coated in corks. Place Card Holders
    You’ll require a knife, corks, paper cutter, a pen, and card stock. Slice a cork in half lengthwise, then cut a small opening down the middle. Put a card into the slot and place these card holders round your table/s.
  2. Corkboard
    All you want are a great deal of corks, a mirror, knife, and hot glue. Take the mirror and remove the glass. Apply dye on the outside of your framework uising your preferred colour. Insert some cardboard in the empty area and then cover the whole area with half-cut corks. If you desire a better and one of a kind design, stick these half-cut corks to a zigzag pattern and cut off any extra corks. Leave to dry.

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