Why throw away plastic and metal bottle caps when you could use them to create something beautiful and new?
Bottle caps can be used in crafting things that can be used as gifts as well as items for personal use. From homemade jewelry to decorative objects for your home, here we present you 15 unique things that you can do with your old bottle caps.
Whether you have sacks full of caps or just two, whether you’re a pro crafter or just a newbie, you will find a project on this list perfect for you.
1. Bottle Cap Pincushion Ring
Stop looking for your pincushion while sewing. This pincushion ring may be worn while you sew—keeping your pins and needles within reach. (Tutorial via Sew Many Ways)
2. Bottle Cap Necklace
Turn bottle caps into fancy necklaces that are nice for gift giving or trading with friends. (Tutorial via Skip to My Lou)
3. Bottle Cap Cabinet Knobs
Making custom bottle cap cabinet knobs is an easy and affordable option for a fun twist in your home-decor! (Tutorial via It All Started With Paint)
4. Bottle Cap Photo Frame Magnets
Make these bottle cap photo magnets to brighten up your fridge. (Tutorial via Craft & Creativity)
5. Bottle Cap Candles
Small bottle cap candles are great for an evening at the beach, a party in the garden, a BBQ on the porch, or when camping on vacation. (Tutorial via DraftMag)
6. Bottle Cap Earrings
These wonderful earrings would be a great addition to any earring collection just for the fun conversations they will generate. (Tutorial via A Beautiful Mess)
7. Bottle Cap State Art
This project is such a simple way to add color to your walls and show pride in your state at the same time! (Tutorial via Beneath My Heart)
8. Bottle Cap Coasters
Give your table a new look by decorating it with marvelous coasters made from bottle caps. (Tutorial via Creations of a Country-Farm Girl)