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Learn How To Make Unique Lamps & Crafts With Glass Bottles.

Recycled Bottle Craft Projects with Step by Step Instruction Videos, DIY Show Off Inspirations and our one-of-a-kind Recycled Bottle Lamp Book.

Welcome to the Original Bottle Crafting Community Website! Your Perfect Craft Projects For Any Time of the Year! Watch one of our project videos on How To Make A Bottle Lamp DIY  then scroll down to see our latest crafting articles!

Find all of our Bottle Videos on the Glass Bottle Projects page.

We have been creating lighted bottles, bottle lamps and many other fun craft projects using recycled glass bottles for many years now.

It has been our pleasure to help hundreds of fellow bottle crafters over the years. Since 2008 over 2,500 visitors downloaded our original Bottle Lamp eBook and more than 1,450,000 people have watched our Recycled Bottle Project series on YouTube since its creation in 2011. Our audience is always growing!

We love showing off YOUR finished bottle projects! Your DIY Show Off’s inspire thousands of Bottle-Lamp blog visitors every week.

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Our Newest Bottle Craft Projects:

  • Glass bottle etching tipsAre you ready to try etching glass bottles? Here’s a fun, easy and inexpensive way for creative etching. With a variety of stencils and easy to use etching cream you will  be able to start your own projects in no time at all! The glass etching process always seemed a little daunting to me. I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on an etching tool that I wasn’t really going to use that often (my free hand drawing ... Read the rest of the article
  • patron bottle lamp by amyThe uniquely shaped Patron bottle really makes recycling it that much more fun! We received an e-mail from one of our readers with this to say about her bottle crafting adventure. Hello Gave this to a friend and here it is in his new apartment. I used a patron silver bottle. Decided not to drill a hole but thread the cord directly into the socket. Have made others with the hole in the glass. I use a diamond ... Read the rest of the article
  • BLC project on IGBottle Lamp Community is now on Instagram and we want to connect with you! We are excited to announce a new social media outlet for all you bottle crafters. The Instagram name for our feed is ‘bottlelampcommunity’ and we have currently 20 posts and just over a hundred followers. Not to worry, we just started and there will be a lot more pictures and followers in the coming months. Not sure why and how to use Instagram? Scroll down ... Read the rest of the article
  • Sandra_Bottle_Lamp_CollectionWe received a comment on one of our DIY Show Off posts that offered some really cool lamps. I am Sandra from Lima – Perú, I would like to show my bottle lamps; in this Project I worked with Edwin Peña in assembly and José Puma with painting glass. Thank you for the opportunity to show this. One of the first things that catches your eye on all these shots is the really cool base that she put ... Read the rest of the article

Creator’s Bottle Cutter Easy To Set Up, Simple To Learn, Fun To Use

Experience the ultimate in bottle cutting! The Creator offers not just an amazingly effortless way to separate glass bottles, you will also get a bottle neck cutter to quickly and safely cut the neck off a bottle and four Glastoppers to turn your bottle necks into drinking glasses. The Creators Bottle Cutter Ultimate Edition is a turn-key product ready for use right out of the box.

cut a bottle with the Creator's bottle cutter

Recycled Bottle Lamp Making Book! Complete with practical information and color photographs. Our guide will introduce you to the craft, class and beauty of lighted bottles. This is a great gift for beginners!

Buy Our Craft Book

Hurrah! We have released the digital version of our printed book! The Glass Bottle Crafts 3.0 eBook is only $2.99 and it’s filled with a ton of helpful tips, glass drilling and cutting tool recommendations, resources and lots of new and exciting creative DIY project ideas.

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