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Old 06-26-2013, 02:49 AM   #1
Aug 2011
hayward, california
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Hey folks! I recently got married and my husband (the master brewer) and I had a bit of a brewing themed wedding. Here's some favors/table toppers I did. They were a huge hit. I made the cake topper from a piece of dowel wrapped in clay. I cut all the bottles myself and grew the forget me not plants from seed. Hope you like...Cheers!

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Old 06-26-2013, 03:09 AM   #2
May 2013
Nelliston, NY
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Very cool and creative. My girlfriend just bought a bottle cutter after seeing some beer bottles cut down to drinking glasses at a store. We are going to try and cut different types and colored bottels to use as sample glasses in a homemade beer flight. Maybe etch a logo on them too. Haven't done any yet. Were you able to get the cut edge smooth enough so that it wouldn't cut your hands?

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Old 08-03-2013, 01:36 AM   #3
Aug 2013
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Well I am not the OP but I can say there are a ton of resources online for bottle cutting. Most have found that to be smooth enough for using as a glass, the cut needs to be sanded with various grits of sandpaper to get them safe to use.

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Old 08-03-2013, 01:37 AM   #4
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Northeastern Pennsylvania
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very nice
Bottled: Nothing :(
Kegged: Nothing :(
Primary: Empty
Secondary: Empty
On Deck: Cider

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Old 08-03-2013, 03:07 AM   #5
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Aurora, CO
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Creative and impressive. My wedding prominently served craft beer, but I love the beer decor!
Give a man a beer, waste an hour. Teach a man to brew, and waste a lifetime! Bill Owen quote

Why does Happy Hour limit happiness to 1/24 of the day?

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