It doesn’t matter if you can’t live without that red or prefer to sit back and relax with a nice glass of white, motherhood and good wine mesh perfectly together. Of course, with all of those empty bottles also come the corks, those little wooden stoppers aren’t just fantastic for keeping your safely wine in the bottle, they are also some pretty amazing crafting tools! Gorgeous vases, awesome wall pieces, you’d be surprised at how many creative projects can be made using simple wine corks and little bit of imagination. Check out a few of our favorites to see for yourself!
1. DIY Wine Cork Monogram Earrings
These colorful cork earrings make fantastic gifts, great party favors, and awesome personal accessories. While this project does involve the use of a couple of sharp materials and a bit of focus, the entire DIY is relatively quick and easy as can be.
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2. DIY Wine Cork Vases
Represent all of your favorite wineries in a super creative way with these gorgeous decorative vases. This project definitely requires a pretty extensive wine cork collection but assembling them on top of pre-bought glass vases is surprisingly simple.
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3. DIY Wine Cork State Wall Art
This creative DIY project allows you to wonderfully represent your home state with tons of flair. The gorgeous gradient colors, combined with the upcycled wine corks come together to create a fun and inviting piece that is sure to look amazing on any wall. All you need to complete this DIY are tons of corks, a piece of cardboard, a printable state template, and some super strong wood glue.
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4. DIY Wine Cork Candles
The almost Victorian era feel of these rustic cork candles has the ability to drastically transform any room, which makes them amazing for decorating. The actual process of creating these candles is very easy, it simply requires you to soak a few corks inside of an acetone alcohol filled mason jar for a few days. These particular candles don’t have a scent but they’re a fantastic conversation starter.
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5. DIY Sparkling Wine Cork Star
Whether you want to use this sparkling star as a gorgeous mantle piece during the Christmas season or keep it showcased in your home all year long, this adorable DIY always shines bright. This project requires a bit of thought and some careful planning but the materials list is very small and actually putting it together is a breeze.
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6. DIY Wine Cork Magnet Planters
Magnet making projects never seem to go out of style, kids and adults alike seem to get a lot of enjoyment out of creating magnets to show off on the fridge, and while these tiny magnet planters are wholly original, they still have that awesome classic feel. The DIY requires the hollowing out of the corks but after that slightly difficult hurdle, the rest of the project is smooth sailing.
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