While I am not advocating using plastic bottles, if you do happen to have a couple of them lying around then this plastic bottle wind spinner is the perfect way to upcycle them.
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To make your plastic bottle wind spinner you will need:
- Plastic bottle
Colour the bottle in.
Next cut of the bottom of the bottle. Then cut up towards the neck of the bottle in a spiral pattern. The tightness of the spirals will really depend on how big cut them. With one I made really thick spirals, which meant it kept its bottle shape. On the other one they were very thin spirals which made it dangle down more.
Create a hole in the lid using a sharp pair of scissors, then thread a piece of string through the hole and tie it off.
Screw the lid back on and hang it up outside.
When there is a wind it should spin nicely. I really love how you get a coloured shadow from it.
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