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Because you might as well have something to show for it. Also: Woohoo! Beer!


Actual Beer Goggles


How-To: Make A Bottle Cap Dragon


How-To: Beerquad DIY WiFi Antenna


Beer Bottle Solar Water Heater


Beer Can Padlock Shim


Chainmail Armor Entirely From Beer Tabs


How-To: Ultralight Camp Pot From Heineken Mini-Keg Can


How-To: Knap An Arrowhead From A Beer Bottle


Reblown Beer Bottle Glasses


Miwaukee’s Best Samurai

Did I miss a good one? Let me know, below!

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I write for MAKE, serve as Technical Editor for MAKE magazine, and develop original DIY content for Make: Projects.




    Melted bottles for cheese plates, Spoon rests, etc! So pretty!!


    Melted bottles for cheese plates, Spoon rests, etc! So pretty!!

  3. All the links seem to be broken.

    1. Thanks for the heads up. Apologies for the mal-linkage. Should be working now.

  4. Tim Buchheim says:

    What about bottle houses, such as the famous one in Rhyolite, NV? (or the duplicate at Knott’s Berry Farm in CA)

  5. You forgot the absolute best thing in history ever created from beer stuff – Vegemite, the world’s greatest spread created from brewing waste.

  6. This video has some beer crafting in it:

  7. Anonymous says:

    Love it! Very Creative!! Thank you sharing for your work.

  8. Anonymous says:

    heck yes you forgot one: bud lightyear