To the chagrin of hard-core environmentalists, it doesn’t seem like the plastic bottle is going anywhere. From sports drinks to juice, the plastic bottle remains the favorite container for consumer beverages. Perhaps this is why we take such delight in innovative ways to reuse those bottles before sending them to the recycling center. Check out this easy tutorial for turning a couple of plastic bottles into a handy zip-up container.
This is a great craft to do with kids, and it may even encourage them to put away their pencils and crayons when they are done with their art work. For even more variety, mod podge a few drawings or magazine cut outs. If you want a more adult look, decorate your holder with fabric or ribbon. These are great for organizing around the house or as a unique gift box. What would you keep in it?