How To Cut Glass Bottles In Half

Have you ever wondered how to cut a glass bottle in half? Maybe you have a cool craft idea in mind but you only need half of your bottle? Look no further. We have found 4 ways to cut a glass bottle in half. We have also chosen our favourite which we have saved to the end.


If you are looking for some crafty inspiration for your recently cut bottles, we have a couple of blogs that require exactly that! Check out our top 10 ways to reuse glass bottles blog. In it you will find loads of ideas for using half bottles!


Alternatively you can also use brand new bottles if you are looking to create your own product like candles or glasses. We'd recommend either our 750ml green wine bottle or maybe a 700ml polo spirit bottle.


So grab your favourite empty bottle. Maybe a fancy gin bottle that you recently enjoyed and finished and follow along below to cut it in half and then create something amazing that will brighten up your home.


How to cut bottles in half

A Few Important Thing To Note For Each Method


Before we get started with the methods just a quick note about some safety measures that need to be considered.

  • Be careful of sharp glass. Especially when freshly cut using any of the methods used below.

  • Be careful of boiling water.

  • Wear eye protection and gloves.