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Mrs French’s scent bottles

How to make your own scent bottle like those in our collection.

 

Use our step-by-step guide to help you do the patterns for your bottle.

YOU WILL NEED

coloured card

paint

paint brush

pencil, scissors

glue

tin foil and anything else to decorate- we’ve used feathers and sequins.

Craft items, coloured card, paint, paint brush, pencil, scissors, glue, and tin foil

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Draw a scent bottle template on your coloured card and cut out using scissors.

Cut out paper scent bottle shapes

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Decorate with your own pattern and pictures!

A card bottle decorated with colourful paper, feathers and sequins

FUN FACT: Did you know that some of the scent bottles collected by Mrs French are decorated with pictures of animals? Try making your own animal themed scent bottle.

You can find some pictures of Mrs French’s perfume bottles on our glass collections page for inspiration.

 

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