Getting cork-y

June 6th, 2012

Posted in Cork

Who knew that there were so many quirky uses for cork out there! This material has moved beyond college dorm room walls adorned with photos and into the spotlight. So uncork those creative juices and let the inspiration flow.  We’ve got a crush on these cork-inspired ideas.

Simple and easy cork candle holders that we found at http://inspirationtreasures.blogspot.com/.

Whether you are getting married in the wine country or not, we think you should say “I Do” to these classy and easy DYI placard holders from pojectwedding.com.

This bath mat made of wine corks from craftster.org is always a welcome sight after a relaxing bath or shower.

Be chic while you drink. We found this idea and more at corx.com.

How does your garden grow? Leave it to Pinterest to find a way to make tiny wine corks into planters.

Out of your daughter’s dorm room and into your kitchen. We love this creative take on one of the traditional uses for cork. Kits can be found at wineenthusiast.com.

Delicate with just the right amount of stain, these unique coasters are made from sliced wine corks. Visit diylife.com for more information and ideas.

This looks like the comfiest chair we have ever seen. Relax and un-wine-d in this cork chair we saw on blog.juggle.com.