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spyder
« on: March 18, 2008 03:15:34 PM »

really easy to make & a cheap way to decorate your tree.


inexpensive way to jazz up a bottle of wine for a gift.



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ninjanator
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2008 08:16:19 PM »

eeep it's a shame not many people saw these but the gourd ornaments are great Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2008 09:22:11 AM »

I love the gourd ornaments!  Smiley I think it would be a great thing for kids to make.

What type of paint did you use?

I like the idea to jazz up the wine bottles as well - it is always hard to make bottles into interesting presents!
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spyder
« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2008 06:35:44 PM »

I just used those small bottles of acrylic craft paint--nothing special. Then I sprayed them with a clear coating.
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« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2008 02:49:47 PM »

The gourd ornaments are a great idea - I'm guessing furry animal and kid friendly!

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DragonEyze
« Reply #5 on: August 31, 2008 10:23:18 PM »

I may grow gords next year!

I love the cork tassel. Looks great on the bottle.
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« Reply #6 on: September 27, 2008 12:54:51 AM »

CUTE!  I saw some gourd ornaments painted as snowmen recently...lovely little ornaments.  Thank you for sharing!
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fatewineroses
« Reply #7 on: October 27, 2008 04:55:35 PM »

Very nice.  I definitely like the cork ornaments.  First on the wine bottle, then on the tree.  Very cool.  It would be especially cool if you used the cork from a special bottle of wine/champagne (anniversary, wedding, bday, etc).
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Rorbot
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2008 05:20:36 PM »

Do you have to do anything special to the goud? I'm gourd clueless...
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