October 22, 2019
Perfectly cut Arrogant Bastard beer bottle

Beer Bottle Cutting 101

Turn your favorite beer bottle into a drinking glass or flower vase. With all the craft beer companies popping up all over the country, bottle designs have become pretty darn cool. I’m sure you have at least one favorite brew that you found simply because the label caught your eye or the name of the […]

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Cutting Square Glass Bottles

How I turned a square Jim Beam bottle into a flower vase. Square glass bottles can be intimating to work with when it comes to bottle cutting. It’s tricky to make a cutting score line around corners. A while ago I received the Premium Creator’s bottle cutter and I was a little unclear if this tool […]

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Adventures In Glass Painting Continued

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. My first attempt at glass bottle painting left me with a lot of room for improvement. In a second attempt to try and improve upon my original idea, I decided to accentuate the wordage that I had stenciled on with an overlaying glitter paint on the […]

Wine Bottle To Flower Vase Project

If you ever find yourself in a creative rut, then you might want to look and see what products are available to use. Plaid online has this moto on their home page; “Plaid Crafts is your source for creative products, education, and inspiration.” This was enough to entice me to check out and see what was […]

Favorite Bottle Craft Projects On Bottle Lamp

We have compiled a list of some of our most popular bottle crafts from the Bottle-Lamp website. Over the years we have had the chance to showcase many beautiful bottles right here. We compiled this list from our most viewed pages and put them all together. If you need a little inspiration or just want […]

Tips For Sanding A Glass Bottle

Sanding your glass bottle is the final touch to turning an empty bottle into a work of art. The micro brewery was located in an industrial park which added to it’s ‘working class’ charm. It said “Hey, we’re not the big guys, we’re just like you.” This spoke to enough people to make it one […]

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The Bottle-Lamp Niche Community

Defining a ‘niche community’ with an application to the bottle-lamp website. To fully understand a niche community lets break it into bite size pieces. Niche – a place or position suitable or appropriate for a person or thing: to find one’s niche in the world. Community – a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of […]

Drilling Holes In Glass

For anyone who is starting something new, taking that first step can be the most important one. When it come to drilling holes in glass you will want to make sure that you have both the right tools and the right technique. With a little patience and some fortitude, you can have a great deal of […]

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From Empty Bottle To Drinking Glass

The combination of the ‘Bottle Bit’ and ‘The Saber Tooth Sanding Kit’ allows you to finalize your drinking glass craft. Once you have scored and separated your glass bottle you should try these tools to finish the job. I have reviewed both of these products and they have performed exceptionally well. By merging these two […]

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Decorated Bottles Using Glass Mosaic Tiles

Creating images by assembling small pieces off glass has turned this bottle into a mosaic masterpiece. We recently received an e-mail from one of our bottle-lamp readers showing us their latest creation. My name is Tanishaa Cunha. I am 19 and am in my first year studying design at Goldsmiths, London. My sister and I […]