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Friday, September 19, 2014

Pirate Bottle of Rum Halloween Decor

Created this Pirate theme Halloween decoration recycling an A&W Root Beer plastic bottle.

Used Cricut cartridge Pirates & Mermaids for bottle label. Used Cricut cartridge Tags, Bags, Boxes & More for Tag.

Inked the bottle label with Tim Holtz Distress Ink black soot. 

Stamped Hero Arts 'Trick or Treat!' sentiment. Stamped K Andrew Designs rope & sentiment.

Added Glitter on a Roll Skeletons to bottle. Added ribbon to tag.

 Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge:  Tags, Bags, Boxes & More 6 1/4" bvltop Tag - used Gypsy to hide slit
  Pirates & Mermaids 6" Rum Label w/ XX
ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
paper:  the Paper Studio Skeletons scrapbook  cardstock - Kraft, black, orange, white
punch : Fiskars 2" circle
ribbon: Celebrate It  Halloween  Recollections Glitter on a Roll Skeletons
stamp: Hero Arts LL440  Trick or Treat!  
   K Andrew Designs Pirate Tales & Fish Scales - rope, 'Bottoms up!'
Tim Holtz:  Distress Ink - black soot
tool: Crop-A-Dile - to punch hole at top

Entering this into the following challenges:

9/21 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#183 Pirate Day 3E(#2) 9/16

9/23 Simon Says Stamp Wed Tag It 5E(#2) 9/17

9/25 A Blog Named Hero Ch#52 Papers, Please! Use Pattern Paper UE comb5totch 9/16

9/28 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party #40 Fall UE 9/15 

10/12 Scrapbooker PhD Ch#15 Halloween Sentiment NOT Happy Halloween 3E(#2) comb10otherch 9/18  


  1. Super cool!! looks like you are getting ready for a Halloween party!!

  2. Fantastic! love it!! Thanks for linking to Die Cuttin' Divas this week!


  3. Oh too cool!

    Thank you for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas!

  4. Such a great project. I love the ribbon and the papers. I have that Cricut cartridge, but I haven't used it just yet. Thanks for the reminder - now I need to use it. Thanks for joining the Halloween Challenge at ScrapbookerPhD.

  5. So cute. Love the skeleton bottle too! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week in the Tag It! Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog :)

  6. Another great project!! Love the paper and ribbon you used!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  7. VERY cool idea!!! LOVE the up-cycle of the bottle!!! Great job!!

    Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas!

    DT Member

  8. What a cool and super fun project !!!!! Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin' Desert Divas !!! Hope you will join us again and have a wonderful weekend !!
    Mayra DTM

  9. Great idea and a fab entry into our challenge! Thanks for playing along at ScrapbookerPhD x

  10. Thank you for playing along with us girls over at Craftin' Desert Divas, what a great idea, love it..