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1  Re: I have over 5000 bottle caps!!! HELP!!! in What the heck can I do with THIS? by low_budget_diva on: May 05, 2006 11:35:49 PM
You could make picture frames with them. I have seen this in Mexican folk art--kind of along the lines of those hammered aluminum can mirror/picture frames. I'll post a link to a pic if I find one. You could make one helluva big mirror frame!
Update: I found these links. The first is to a animated gif that shows the progress of a bottle cap mosaic: http://www.kempa.com/blog/images/mosaic.gif The second is to a basket made with old--very old--bottle caps: http://www.folkartisans.com/images6/aokr1.jpg
And then there's something like this for the truly ambitious:



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