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4th of July Tablescape Milk Bottles

Celebrate Independence Day with these cute chalk paint milk bottles. Use them to hold your patriotic plastic cutlery and more at the picnic table!

At a Glance:

#5533 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Sheepskin, 8 oz. - 34151

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Imperial, 8 oz. - 34153

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Nautical, 8 oz. - 34161

Number Needed: 1 $9.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Ashland™ glass milk bottles, Sandpaper, Rubbing alcohol, Flat brush ½”, Paper towels, Water basin, Foam plates


  1. Wash milk bottles with mild soap and water. Dry and wipe with rubbing alcohol to remove any leftover residue. 
  2. Apply chalk paint colors to bottles with flat brush. Let dry thoroughly before applying additional coats. Let dry. 
  3. Lightly sand surface of bottles to reveal as much of the glass as desired for distressed look. 
  4. Wipe chalk dust away with paper towel. 
Project Tip: For a more patriotic look, paint stripes on bottles with same colors.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.