Creative with corks – Christmas edition

Since you were all very excited about my previous creative with cork posts, here is a special Christmas edition. After all, this is the perfect time of the year to open a bottle of wine!

Cork Mini Trees

A very easy idea to start with is this mini cork tree. Just gather some green, make a small hole in the top of the cork to hold it and voilá!

Cork mini christmas tree

Rudolph the red nosed reindeer Continue reading


Creative with corks – part 2

Since my previous post about being creative with corks, I’ve found many more great ideas about how to use your wine corks. Of course I’ve experimented a bit myself as well, and I can’t get enough of it!

Here 5 new ideas. Some are easier to make than others, but with a bit of patience and caution with cutting, everyone can make this.

Cork stamps

cork stamps

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Creative with corks

Are you one of those wine lovers who collect every cork from their wine bottles? Good! Because besides looking great in a big vase, corks can also be used to make about everything.  And these days there are quite some colored corks as well, which make your creations even more fun.

To give you some inspiration, I’ve selected some of my own projects and a few I really would like to make some day.

Cork key chain

Keyring with cork

This one I’ve made myself. It is very easy, since the only thing you need is:

– Nice looking cork
– Key ring
– Chain
– Screw eye
– Washer (ring between the cork and the screw eye) Continue reading