How to decorate empty wine bottles with chalkboard paint

It’s always fun finding new ways to recycle wine bottles. With just some chalkboard paint and a little creativity, the possibilities are endless!

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Chalkboard wine bottle with red wine
Step 3: Have fun writing on them!
Wine bottles spray painted with black chalkboard paint
Step 2: Spray with chalkboard paint
Empty wine bottles
Step 1: Take your empty wine bottles
Chalkboard wine bottle vase with hydrangeasChalkboard wine bottle vase with hydrangeas
Chalkboard wine bottle vase with hydrangeas

Recycle your wine bottles by decorating them with chalkboard paint and a little creativity, the possibilities are endless!

Follow these three steps:

1. Soak empty wine, or glass drinking bottles in warm water for a few minutes until the label is easily removed.

2. Using chalkboard spray paint, spray each bottle with three coats — and make sure to let dry between coats.

3. With your favourite coloured chalk, have fun writing on the bottles! Use them as flower vases, table menus or reuse them to hold your favourite drinks.

Note: Chalkboard paint can be found at Canadian Tire or any paint-supply store.