Most of things that seem unnecessary to you can be reused or repurposed and given a new life, for example, bottle caps. Don’t throw them away, you can easily turn them into totally new things and enjoy them a lot! Interested? Let’s have a look what you can DIY of ordinary bottle caps.
A bottle cap can be a great base for a floating candle! Attach the wicks, then melt the wax and pour it into the caps. Add various scents or colorings and let it cool. Voila, you’ve got a bunch of cool floating candles for cheap.
Bottle caps can be used as magnets. Just attach magnets to the bottle caps with some good glue and that’s it. You can either attach them to the inner side of the caps or to the outer side and decorate the inner part somehow – painting or adding an image or a photo.
Bottle caps can be used for artwork of various kinds. For example, making a framed artwork in any shape is pretty easy, just glue the bottle caps to some canvas or cardboard in the shape you want. Make a bottle cap flower for decorating your garden – just fold the caps to form the petals and attach them to the center.
Bottle caps are an indispensable source of various crafts for your kids. You can make reindeer from bottle caps – just attach some google eyes and a button nose inside the cap and then some antlers from twigs. Do you kids love playing checkers? Then make some for them using bottle caps! Just paint one part of the caps with one color, and the second part with another colors and voila!
Covering surfaces with bottle caps may be a fun and bold idea. A usual IKEA Lack table can be turned into a cool piece with just cladding the top with bottle caps. Here the main point is to grout carefully, otherwise the clad tabletop won’t be smooth.