Free shipping within the U.S.

How To Make Wine Glass Charms: Upcycled Brass Number Tags

October 17, 2019

How To Make Wine Glass Charms: Upcycled Brass Number Tags

If you've ever wondered how to make wine glass charms, I have a unique upcycle idea for you using vintage brass number tags!

The last few times I’ve been hunting around street fairs and vintage markets I’ve come across big collections of these brass number tags. I have no idea what they were originally used for, but I’m always drawn to them. 

How To Make Your Own Wine Glass Charms: Upcycled Brass Number Tags

Not being sure what I was going to do with them at first, I only grabbed a handful. But when I got home and started playing around, I realized they make perfect wine glass charms. It was my easiest DIY ever! I just strung some black bakers twine through the tag holes and tied them around the base of my wine glasses. I’ve even left them on my glasses through several washes with no problem.

how to make wine glass charms

These vintage number tags make a great conversation starter and they have come in handy whenever I’m entertaining a small crowd of wine drinkers. In case your not familiar, the idea is that everyone gets a different number to identify their glass throughout the evening. So, if you ever see these number tags while treasure hunting, you might want to pick up a few and make your own wine glass charms!

how to make wine glass charms

how to make your own wine glass charms




Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Upcycled Ideas

Upcycled Vintage Atlas Pages
Upcycled Vintage Atlas Pages

March 30, 2020

Whenever I see an old atlas while thrifting, I never pass it up. I love using vintage maps for crafting and in my home decor. I recently found and listed some pages from a copy of The Literary Digest 1927 Atlas of the World and Gazetteer.

Continue Reading

Vintage Suitcase Mini Bar
Vintage Suitcase Mini Bar

March 19, 2020

If you know me, you know I love a vintage suitcase! A while back we were hosting some friends for drinks and hors d'oeuvres before dinner. I thought it would be cute to set up one of my vintage suitcases as a pop-up mini bar in the middle of the table and place all the food around it. 

Continue Reading

Ideas For Reusing A Vintage Gentleman's Valet
Ideas For Reusing A Vintage Gentleman's Valet

February 12, 2020

This past weekend was mostly a dud in terms of sourcing new vintage treasures. The one thing I did happen to find is an amazing 1960s gentleman's valet. I've seen them before while thrifting but they've always been either over my budget or in really bad condition. But this one was in decent condition and a price I could live with, so I couldn't pass it up!

Continue Reading