Corks Are Obsolete

So let’s get creative with the old ones that are going to stop piling up in our homes. I’m a little worried about the future of the cork, especially after one of Portugal’s premier wine producers maddened the country by switching to screwcaps.

Hanger with Cork BottomThis attempted pants hanger unfortunately doesn’t work, the corks are to heavy, and when pants are added, it bows in the middle. I guess you could make it work with some sort of reinforcement but that seems like a lot of work.

If you’re in a Martha Stewart mood, make some place holders with your corks, or a bulletin board.