Crafting with bottle caps has been done, done and done. I know. But they (the caps) still accumulate... especially if your preferred beverage comes from a brown bottle. Right? So I am always interested in ways to repurpose them ... and this post focuses on home accessories / decor, v. the many necklace, earring and bracelet options out there.
The amazing resin serving tray (above) got this post started. I think it's genius and LOVE the color combination ... great tutorial overall from SomeWhatSimple. 14 more after the jump!
You can always count on Jessica from How About Orange for a classy version of .... everything. Her mid-century take on bottle-cap magnets.
Bottle cap mosaic mirror ...I think it works because of the colors.
Simple frame idea ...
This bottle-cap backsplash has been ... er .... splashed all over the blogosphere for a reason. It rocks.
Old coffee table gets a new life care of bottle-caps, resin and a great eye for design.
A lighter, brighter version of the bottle-cap table. Great tutorial care of My So Called Crafty Life
The image isn't great but I think this bottle-cap floor mosaic is really beautiful ... inspired by a Barney's window display.
If you are not averse to a little crochet, this is a sweet trivet tutorial.
A little garden decor ... bottle-cap flowers care of ABirdInTheHand.
Simple, sweet bottle-cap flower idea ... an easy magnet or pin?
Incredible bottle-cap windchime ... Via FontCrafts
Moving on to a few plastic cap ideas ... you have to see more images of this bottle-cap bowl created by Jessica at Zakka Life. This is an actual tutorial ... how cool is that?
A bottle-cap lampshade? I think this one works.
Bottle-lid art ... this time, plastic soda bottle tops.
And finally, a little outdoor art inspiration from the Racine Art Museum, Racine WI