Design & DIY

12 inventive ways to repurpose old wine bottles

Now that summer’s come to an end, you probably have a towering stack of empty wine bottles lying around the garage or boathouse. But don’t destroy the evidence just yet! Instead of tossing them in the recycle bin—or returning them back to the liquor store for a pittance—give your empty wine bottles a second life by transforming them into everything from succulent planters to bird feeders. With so many DIY projects to test out, you’ll never want to toss another wine bottle again.