Faux Antique Perfume Bottles (Made from thrift store salt shakers!)

November 30th, 2013 in member junk     
MichL MichL, member
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The perfume sticks are a row of beads on a wire - the weight of the beads inside the bottle holds the top on.
Here are the original thrift store shakers - I pick them up whenever I find them and you should, too!
Use your imagination and a few beads to embellish and make each one unique.

Got some vintage crystal salt-n-peppa shakers lying around?  Turn them into delicate faux perfume bottles.  If you like, come check out my DIY - I made them for Mother's Day but they wold be a sweet gift or decor display any time.

Pattern or design used: My own design - Michelle from www.MichLinLA.com
posted in: member junk, vintage, tabletop, cottage, glass, whimsical, bedroom, bathroom, traditional, crystal, gift, DIY, bottle, salt shaker, perfume bottle, vintage inspired, display, decor, beads

Comments (8)

SantaClaus writes: Been waiting to do something with my s/p shakers - now I know! Thank you for sharing. xoxoxox
Posted: 7:15 am on December 12th
Bjunky2 writes: Very beautiful. I'm definitely going to try my hand at this. Posted: 12:39 am on December 2nd
TinTinJunkFan writes: This is so clever! Posted: 8:05 am on November 27th
chippingcharm writes: Lovely, great re-purpose!! Laurel Posted: 7:37 am on November 22nd
JunkArchitect writes: Beautiful! I think lots of people will be duplicating your idea this holiday season.


Posted: 6:22 pm on November 19th
suewhitney writes: These are stunning MichL. Great idea and beautifully executed...not to mention fabulous photography. Thanks so much for sharing!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 10:57 am on November 19th
georgiamoon writes: This is a FABULOUS idea and so unique! I love an idea with easily found things.
Georgia Posted: 10:23 am on November 19th
shamrockerin writes: cool idea- I see those old S and P shakers all the time when I go thrifting. Posted: 9:20 am on November 19th
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