Nancy at Craft Your Happiness
Nancy at Craft Your Happiness
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Plastic Soda Bottle Heart


It’s two halves of one heart made from plastic soda bottles and it’s the perfect gift for a couple. NOTE: Many more photos are on our site post linked several times below!
plastic soda bottle heart
SUPPLIES
⚫Two Clear Straight Sided 32 oz Soda Bottles
⚫Two small pieces of sturdy white poster board
⚫GOOP Glue or something similar. We tested hot glue but it just didn’t work well. You need a thick, clear glue of choice. GOOP worked great.
⚫ Wipe off marker
⚫Red paint for lids
⚫Template from our site.
⚫ Tag of choice below from our site.
plastic soda bottle heart
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plastic soda bottle heart
Wrap the pattern as it explains around each bottle and mark them.
plastic soda bottle heart
This shows both bottles marked.
plastic soda bottle heart
VERY CAREFULLY cut as straight as you can along each marked line.
plastic soda bottle heart
Take two piece of stiff posterboard that will cover the bottom of each bottle.
plastic soda bottle heart
Apply a thin line of thick, strong glue along the edge of your bottle where it was cut.
plastic soda bottle heart
Press it down easily, so as not to stretch out the bottle, onto the cardboard and let it dry. Do the same for the other bottle.
plastic soda bottle heart
Trim off the cardboard around the bottle once the glue has dried.
plastic soda bottle heart
Spray paint your lids red.
plastic soda bottle heart
Fill your bottles with candy of choice.
plastic soda bottle heart
We suggest laying the bottles together in a container so they remain separate, especially if you are giving them to a couple.
plastic soda bottle heart
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  • J. Testman
    on Sep 19, 2017

    this is really cool the grands will love making and giving it away as party give aways
  • Pat
    on Jan 26, 2018

    Smartees have a long history in our family
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