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Miniature Potion Bottle Project

Updated on September 8, 2011

How To Make Miniature Potion Bottles For Your Dollhouse Witch or Wizard

Quick and easy project!

Every miniature witch and wizard needs bottles for their potions.

More free miniature dollhouse projects at My Small Obsession, click the link at the bottom of this page.

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Cork paper with adhesive backing (I got mine at the scrapbook store)

10 Small wood beads

Printable labels (provided)



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Step One:

Cut cork paper into 10 small strips, about 1 1/4 inch long and 1/4 inch wide.

Eyeball it if you have too, this will fit into the hole on the wooden bead.

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Step Two

Carefully peel the backing off of each strip.

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Step Three:

Gently roll the strip onto it's own adhesive

Roll to the end of strip and now you have a small cork stopper. Trim end if neccessary.

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Step Four:

Place stopper into one end of a small bead and gently adjust to fit.

Step Five:

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Right click on the graphic and print lables


Step Six:

Glue labels to beads, let dry and brush with a little amber gallery glass if you want them to look aged.

Witch Hilda's Potion Table
Witch Hilda's Potion Table

Now fill your shelves with the wicked potions!

Use a variety of beads for different looks!

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      6 years ago

      Thank you, this willbe very useful for my home shadow boxes! I just love it, you are very ingenious!

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      7 years ago

      This is wonderful! Very cute! What a find for someone who is making Halloween or Witch or Wizard or Harry Potter stuff!

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      8 years ago from Pennsylvania

      Great tutorial. Now I can use up those leftover wood beads. Your site is one of my new favorites. I'll be back!

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      8 years ago

      This is fabulous!! I am new to the miniature making world and am learning fast from wonderful people like you who share their creativeness :D THANK YOU!!!!!

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      8 years ago


    • MiniMaker profile imageAUTHOR


      8 years ago

      @indigoj: Thanks so much, I have a lot more tutorials to add!

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      Indigo Janson 

      8 years ago from UK

      Wonderful, thank you for showing us how it's done and sharing your own labels. I love the finished result! I hope you'll make more of these tutorials.

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      8 years ago

      Thank you so much for sharing this great idea!

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      8 years ago

      @anonymous: Thank you!

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      9 years ago

      Very clever, love the idea!


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