Thursday, April 11, 2013

My Folks DIY Adventure

Cork Placements
So, my parent recently embarked on this fine DIY project. Mind you, it took 5 years to drink all that wine! They decided to put all those pretty wine corks to use because their kitchen pub table was getting damaged just by everyday use! So, my mom came up with this clever idea. So, how did they do it? First, my mom created the pattern. What you see in her photographs is  4 placemats that create the circle. Then my dad used a utility knife to cut the corks in half. My mom used E6000 to glue the cork half's to a non-adhesive silicone self liner. Walla! Isn't it lovely! And just to give you an idea, they used about four 5oz. tubes of glue for this project. I haven't yet gotten a count on how many wine corks there are! -Ruth-
Wine Cork DIY
Wine Cork DIY
All photographs taken by Jolynda Reyes

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At April 11, 2013 at 12:14 PM , Blogger Judy Beltrez said...

wow this is amazing! this looks fabulous! ill start my 5 year wait now lol :)

At April 11, 2013 at 8:30 PM , Blogger Brewed Together said...

This is amazing! And so creative. The table turned out beautifully! Thanks for sharing! Xo, M&K at


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