Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors

When we made the decorations for that bohemian wedding, the bride also asked us to turn these very cool keys she found online into wedding favors for guests. At first, I was going to make paper tags like I saw on this Etsy pin, but then I saw these with keychains attached and loved that idea. When I went looking on Amazon for the brass keychains, I came across the little brass thank you hearts you’ll see below. Bam! I thought the three elements worked well together and now guests would have Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors in the form of a thank you keychain. Pinterest is such a great place to get inspiration for projects, even if you end up making your own version of it, don’t you think?

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Keychain DIY Craft Tutorial
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Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors

Materials

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Materials

This project is also part of the July Pinterest Challenge Blog Hop! The purpose of this Pinterest Challenge is to motivate all the participants of this hop (and you too) to not just pin, but to make it happen! Do you have a project in mind?

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Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Steps

1: Use the pliers to open the jump ring on the keychain.

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 1

2: Add a brass thank you heart and close the jump ring with the pliers.

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 2a

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 2b

3: Now add another jump ring to the end of the keychain chain.

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 3

4: Then place the top or opening of a key onto that jump ring and close with the pliers.

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 4a

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 4b

5: Cut 10 inches of organza ribbon and tie it into a bow on the keychain where the jump ring attaches to the key.

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 5a

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Step 5b

That’s it! Now just repeat those steps 500 more times. Kidding, well maybe, depending on how many favors you need to make. I only needed to make 75, so it didn’t take me very long at all to complete them. If you have some family to help assembly-line style, you could crank out a ton in just an hour. I’ll add that the brass jump rings that came with the keychains were extremely easy to work with and felt nice and sturdy, perfect for the brass hearts and heavy keys. In retrospect, I wish I’d have used a different type of ribbon or string, something a little more bohemian, but this dusty rose matched everything perfectly for this wedding. What would you have tied onto these Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors?

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Complete

Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Complete 2

Be sure to see our other Bohemian Wedding decorations like this lovely basket or some of or these DIY Centerpieces. If you are on the prowl for even more DIY Wedding Inspiration, you definitely need to visit All Free DIY Weddings. They have endless ideas for creating your own wedding.

new be inspiredNow let’s see what other things Pinterest inspired! Head over and visit the other hosts to see what they crafted, cooked, built, or tried!

Pinterest Challenge Blog Hop

Erlene – My Pinterventures • Jenny – Cookies Coffee and Crafts
Debbee – Debbee’s Buzz • Laurie – My Husband Has Too Many Hobbies
Bri – Halfpint Design • Julie – Sum of their Stories
Sam • Raggedy Bits • T’onna – Sew Crafty Crochet
Beverly – Across the Boulevard • Debra – Shoppe No. 5
Roseann – This Autoimmune Life • Terri – Our Good Life
Chelc – Inside The Fox Den • Cherryl – Farm Girl Reformed
Leslie – Once Upon a Time & Happily Ever After • Katrin – Kreativ K
Kelley – Simply Inspired Meals • Joanne – Our Unschooling Journey
Toni – Small Home Soul • Gail – Purple Hues and Me
Rebecca – Hello Central Avenue • Gwen – Geez, Gwen!
Marie – DIY Adulation • Alexandra – Eye Love Knots
Kristie – Teadoddles • Marie – The Inspiration Vault
Lydia – Lydia’s Flexitarian Kitchen • Maria – Simple Nature Decor
Michelle – Our Crafty Mom • Emily – Domestic Deadline


Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors Feature

Hi, I’m Marie. I’ve been obsessed with crafting for most of my life. I love to experiment with new crafting techniques as well as making the classics. Over the years and after three kids involved in various activities, I discovered my other passion, event planning. I love making my own decorations and styling rooms for parties. I’m at my happiest when I can combine crafts and party styling. It’s so much fun!

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About Marie Dabbs

Hi, I'm Marie. I've been obsessed with crafting for most of my life. I love to experiment with new crafting techniques as well as making the classics. Over the years and after three kids involved in various activities, I discovered my other passion, event planning. I love making my own decorations and styling rooms for parties. I'm at my happiest when I can combine crafts and party styling. It's so much fun!

7 thoughts on “Vintage Key Bottle Opener Wedding Favors

  1. Oh my gosh! These are so unique as a wedding favor. I’m not much of a beer drinker, so I had to look at the link to see how these worked…lol. Love it!

  2. What a fun wedding favor idea! I love these antique keys and totally missed that they were bottle openers at first. I think the ribbon worked well but there are so many options out there that I’m sure you could make yourself crazy with options.

  3. I love, love this project! They would have been perfect guest favors for my recent Alice in Wonderland theme party. I purchased large keys at Michaels that I tied to vintage teacups/saucers. This would have been a better use of the keys. I’ll save this idea for another event.

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