How to make wine cork pumpkin

What can I make out of wine corks?

Instead of throwing those wine corks away, you can use them for DIY projects to decorate your home.



DIY Wine Cork Craft Ideas

  1. Drink Coaster. …
  2. Bottle Stopper. …
  3. Bird House. …
  4. Cork-board/Message Board. …
  5. Photo Clip. …
  6. Wall Art. …
  7. Decorative Cork Balls. …
  8. Candle Votives.

How do you make a wine cork coaster?


Quote from video: Here's what you need some corks some cork tiles a sharp knife a ruler a pencil cutting mat a glue gun and a sander this is a fun DIY.

How do you dye wine corks?

Combine 3 gallons of hot water and 1 cup of vinegar in the large bucket. Add entire bottle of Rit Dye; stir with a slotted spoon. Carefully drop corks into dye bath and fully submerge corks.

How long do you boil wine corks?

Boil Wine Corks



Take your wine corks and put them in a boiling pot of water. This will help sterilize your corks, while expanding them back to their natural shape. Leave corks in boiling water for 10 minutes.

How do you glue wine corks together?

Put hot glue along the edge of one cork and combine it with the other cork. Repeat this step until all pairs are hot glued together. After completing this project, I recommend using a thin line of hot glue when you are gluing the cork pairs together.

How do you upcycle wine corks?

Corks: They’re easy to accumulate and just as easy to throw out.



23 Ways to Upcycle Corks

  1. Cork Stamps. If you have a steady hand and some old corks, here’s a fun little project for some upcycled stamps. …
  2. Cork Planters. …
  3. Cork Wreath. …
  4. Cork Flower Vase. …
  5. Wine Cork Dresser. …
  6. Wine Cork Sculpture. …
  7. Cork Canap√© Knives. …
  8. Wine Cork Dog Leash.

How do you seal cork coasters?

Quote from video: To make them safe to use as coasters is we have to make them. Water tight okay so what's the best way to do it with cork sealer cork sealer is. Um is actually what people who do duck decoys.

What is the easiest way to cut wine corks?

Bring a pot of water to a boil.

  1. Place corks in a steamer pan or metal colander and let them steam for about 15 minutes.
  2. Remove the cork with care- it will be hot- and place on a cutting board.
  3. Use a serrated knife or, preferably, a hacksaw to cut the cork in half, slices, or designs.


What do you do with recycled wine corks?

Check with your local recycling laws, but most synthetic corks and screwcaps can go into your recycling bin. Natural corks are biodegradable and can be safely tossed in the trash or a compost bin if you’re so inclined. There are also some companies that collect natural corks and recycle them into other goods.

What can cork be used for?

Used corks can be recycled and transformed into a variety of objects including:

  • Flooring tiles.
  • Building insulation.
  • Automotive gaskets.
  • Craft materials.
  • Soil conditioner.
  • Sports equipment.


How do you use corks for crafts?

Quote from video: Turn a cork into a floating key chain add a screw I at the end and then Akira attach your keys and you're good to go.