5 Cool DIY Bottle Openers

Cool DIY bottle openers

How to Make a Bottle Opener

Nowadays you can find cool bottle openers built into almost anything. Phone cases, flip flops, keychains, you name it. Those bottle openers get the job done, but nothing beats making your own DIY bottle opener! There’s just something special about crafting something by hand.

Now although you could come up with your own DIY design, looking at other bottle openers might give you some extra inspiration. We’ve found 5 of the coolest DIY bottle openers for you to check out and potentially make!

1. Easy DIY Beer Bottle Opener 


If you want a hangable DIY bottle opener and you don’t mind the wooden look, this craft should suit your needs. I love the cup feature at the bottom that catches the bottle caps.

 You will need:


2.  DIY Mermaid Bottle Opener

Mermaid bottle opener diy

This is more of a bottle opener customization than a full DIY bottle opener, but it’s still really cool. Mermaid fans will love it!

 You will need:


3.  Redneck Bottle Opener Out of Scrap Wood and a Nail

DIY redneck bottle opener

Although this DIY bottle opener has been dubbed the ‘redneck bottle opener’, it’s still nicely crafted. It’s even got magnets to catch the bottle cap.

You will need:


4.  DIY Magnetic Bottle Opener

DIY bottle opener with magnets

This bottle opener basically combines the features of #1 and #3. You can hang it, it’s got a nice wooden backboard, and it’s got magnets to catch the falling bottle caps.

You will need:


5. DIY Wall Mounted Beer Bottle Opener

DIY wall mounted bottle opener

Last but not least, a nice and fashionable wall mounted bottle opener. This one can be coated with chalkboard paint which allows you to write fun messages on it!

You will need:

  • Wall mounted bottle opener of your choice
  • A piece of wood to mount it to
  • Clear polyurethane OR chalkboard paint
  • Additional screws for mounting
  • Chalk
  • Beer can (drink the beer first!)
  • Can opener with rotating dial
  • Sandpaper- 120-220 grit depending on how smooth the wood is.



Opening a bottle on your own hand-made bottle opener is going to feel so much more rewarding than using any regular old bottle opener. It’s going to make your drink just taste better too.

Before you leave and start crafting your opener, I’d love to hear which one you’re going to make! Leave a comment below and let me know.

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Types: Crafts, Woodworking, Adult
Categories: Decoration, Home

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