Window curtains made of empty plastic bottles and small containers are modern, unusual and cheap home decorations. Plastic recycling and making decorative window curtains or room dividers are wonderful craft ideas for kids and adults that help decorate homes with eco friendly products and support green living concepts.
Do not throw away empty plastic bottles and small containers. Recycled crafts save your money on home decorations, help de-clutter your home and clean the planet. Used plastic bottles and small containers can be transformed into attractive home accessories, – window curtains, room dividers, and cheap home decorations, – glowing garlands, night lights and small gifts that are unique and eco friendly.
Plastic recycling ideas are a hot topic. Designer Michelle Brand from Manchester won few awards for creating eco friendly products that help protect and clean the environment of plastic bottles. Making beautiful, extravagant and cheap home decorations, window curtains, room dividers and decorative screens of plastic bottles are recycled crafts that she enjoys.
Recycled crafts and projects for plastic recycling
Plastic recycling ideas for making window curtains or room dividers are simple crafts thatt require only time, patience and a sense of style. You will need a large number of plastic bottles, sharp knives and scissors, thin wire for beading, beach sand and a clean pan or a nail for making holes.
How to make cheap home decorations of empty plastic bottles
1. Cut the bottom of a clean plastic bottle with a craft knife.
2. Use scissors to make straight edge.
3. Heat a small amount of beach sand in the pan. Immerse the plastic edge in hot sand for few seconds to make the plastic edge smooth. You can use fine sandpaper also.
4. Use a hot nail to piece few holes close to the edge.
5. Make as many elements as you need for your design and connect them with a thin wire.
Window curtains made of empty plastic bottles
Craft ideas for plastic recycling
Light window curtains, room dividers, decorative screens and wall decorations, table lamps and ceiling lighting fixtures, decorative curtains for doorways and ceiling decorations are just few of creative, eco friendly home accessories and cheap home decorations that can be made of empty plastic bottles and small containers.
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Garlands, made of plastic bottles and LED lights, make wonderful, unusual and impressive, eco friendly and cheap home decorations. Plastic recycled crafts can transform and ordinary Christmas garland into a masterpiece for gorgeous and eco friendly winter holiday decorating.
by Ena Russ
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