Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Recycled Light bulb Vase Tutorial

DIY - Recycled Hanging Light Bulb Vases

It’s that time again! It’s “Waste Not Want Not Wednesday” where you show off your creative tips and handmade projects and parties! Link up your blog post with a handmade project like something you made, party you hosted, a recipe, or fun tip. {anything goes}

These hanging lightbulb vases are so charming and ridiculously easy. Grouped together they make quite an elegant statement!

Step One: Using fine-tooth metal saw - gently saw the bottom of light bulb. Pull out the fillaments.

Step Two: Using a hand held drill place metal against some scrap wood and poke two holes opposite from each other.

Step Three: Lace thin wire through the holes and tie off at desired legnth. Fill with lovely blooms!

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  1. Featured your bulbs today!
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  3. Love your lightbulb vases! So cute!

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  4. Featuring on Thursday at Bacon Time!

  5. I love this project. So pretty with the blooms! Thanks so much for sharing on Tout It Tuesday! Hope to see you next week.

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  20. Wow, so clever! They are just adorable, great job!


  21. Hi there! Visiting from the Bowdabra Crafy Showcase. This is so cute! I really love the way the flowers look in the little bulb vases!

  22. Your adorable Lightbulb Vases caught my eye at the Wake Up Wednesday Party. Love this idea - so cute!

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