After seeing this impressive Christmas tree, made out of plastic bottles, on Unconsumption, I thought it would be fun to gather other upcycling ideas for the humble plastic bottle off Pinterest.

1. Plastic room divider/curtain. 

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2. Plastic bottle apartment garden

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3. Wintry Christmas Stars

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4. Magic Fairy Lights

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5. Cool art installation

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6. Plastic bottle ‘crystal’ vase

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It might all seem a bit light and whimsical, but plastic bottles are a massive waste problem, with 2.4 million tonnes discarded every year. Unfortunately, turning bottles into vases isn’t going to make a dent in the problem. But maybe, just maybe making houses out of bottles might be the way forward. I love this school in the Phillipines -I think its beautiful.

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