Decorative Wine Cork Holders
Creative Ways To Display Your Wine Corks
If you're a wine drinker, like myself, you've probably seen your share of wine corks. If you haven't thrown them out or sent them to recycling, you may even have a bag of them around the house.
As a tour guide, living in Niagara's wine country, I have mastered the art of getting the cork out of the bottle in record time but had always been wondering what to do with the corks. I find varied uses for them, using them as a pin cushion and stamping stencil. However, while I wait around for a creative cork moment, it is nice to be able to display them. I love the texture and neutrality of the colors.
If you are also waiting for the time to find a creative way to display wine corks, then you have come to the right place. Decorative wine cork holders take all the guess work out of the age old question 'What can I do with my wine corks'?
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The Owl Wine Cork Holder - Decorating With Wine Corks Made Simple
This stylish owl wine cork holder is adorable and holds over 100 wine corks. Metal with a feathered finish, this will make a great gift for both wine and owl lovers. Of course, you may just want to keep it yourself.
Boot Wine Cork Cage For Her
This book wine cork holder is practical and sure to be a conversation piece. The best part is, it doubles as a gift container for a bottle of wine, making it a perfect hostess gift selection.
Wine Cork Holder Christmas Wreath - Great Christmas Party Gift Idea
This wreath makes a perfect party gift for a lucky guest. Fill the wreath with wine corks and have each guest guess the number of corks in the wreath. The winner gets to take the wreath home. Click on the picture for purchase details.
Wine Cork Art Kits
Practical Wine Cork Holders
If you would like your wine corks to actually serve a purpose as well as look good, there are great kits on the market. Make a wine cork pot holder, bulletin board or boot mat and give your wine cork art a personal touch.
Wine Enthusiast Wine Cork Bulletin Board Kit
Amazon Price: $34.95
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More Wine Cork Craft Selections
Add your special corks to personalize these wine cork craft kits.
A great way to use your extra corks in a practical manner.
Wine Corks In Bulk
If you haven't been saving your wine corks, you can simply purchase them for wine cork crafts and then begin to replace them with your own special corks over time.
Cork trees mature at about 25 years and it is then that the bark is harvested.
Subsequent harvests can occur every nine years.
Only half the bark is taken, allowing the tree to continue thriving.
The average cork oak tree can live up to 200 years.