How to Upcycle Tide Bottles into a DIY Curtain

    • Supplies
    • Rinse bottles thoroughly.
    • Draw circle on front and back of your empty Tide laundry detergent bottle for wedge pieces, and diamond shapes on the sides.
    • Cut out pieces.
    rinse bottle and cut out pieces
    • Lay out desired pattern.
    • Drill holes in top and bottom of diamonds, and in all four corners of the wedges.
    • Prime pieces.
    • Paint pieces with acrylic spray paint.
    Drill holes, prime and paint pieces
    • Attach curtain hooks. Then hang and enjoy the shade.
    Attach curtain hook and hang the curtain

Most people don’t know Tide bottles are recyclable. So to educate them we created #TideKeepsies.

It’s a stop-motion, micro-content video series that showcases different ways to upcycle Tide laundry detergent bottles. Each video posted on Vine, Twitter, and Facebook drives to a respective pin on Pinterest that gives step-by-step instructions on how to make a #TideKeepsie. Each pin also drives back to their respective Vine video to allow those who came across the Pin first to see exactly how all the pieces come together.