20 Creative Ideas To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles

DIY recycling projects are always cool, especially when you can turn your trash into something new and useful. We’ve written posts about ways to recycle before, but it turns out there’s so much that you can do with recycle plastic bottles that they deserved their own post.

The PET plastic that most plastic beverage bottles are made of is a fairly useful material – it’s resilient, flexible, transparent and food safe. As such, there are probably countless applications for these bottles that will give them second lives. These 20 are a great place to start, but can you think of your own as well?

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Vertical Garden

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Source: Rosenbaum and Luciano Huck

 

Chandelier

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Designed by: Sarah Turner

 

Beautiful Mosaic From Caps Left By Hurricane Sandy

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Designed by Lisa Be | Project Vortex

 

Spoon Lamp

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Designed by Yaroslav Olenev

 

Jewelry Stand

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Source: EBLOT

 

Cherry Blossom Paint Stamp

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Source: alphamom.com

 

Parking Canopy

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Image credits: Garth Britzman

 

Bouquet Lamp

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Image credits: personalise.co.uk

 

Cute Planters

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Designed by: Seamy’s Deco And House

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Designed by: Maceta Gatuna

 

Intricate Bottle Vase

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Source: wikihow.com

 

Durable Purse

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Image credits: Zitta Schnitt

 

Sci-Fi Rocket Jet Pack

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Image credits: doodlecraftblog.com

 

Hanging Chandelier

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Image credits: Michelle Brand | blogilates.com

 

Lake Boat

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Designed by Tom Davies

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Image credits: FijiMe Tour

 

Pencil/Marker Organizers

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Image credits: unknown

 

Ottoman Seat

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Image credits: unknown

 

Curtain

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Image credits: Michelle Brand

 

Bottle Cap Decoration

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Image credits: Ilya Naymushinvia

 

Bird Feeder

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Source: marghanita.com | FamilyFun Magazine

 

Napkin Ring

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Designed by: Equipe Kazari