You might choose a “brown” look, but experiment with other colors as well.
- Bottle or vase
- Masking tape
- Shoe polish
Bottle — Clean and dry the bottle thoroughly.
Tape — Using small pieces of masking tape, cover the bottle.
Polish — Using the polish, cover the entire bottle. Be sure to work the polish into the tape.
For variety, you can add pieces of printed materials such as sheet music or book pages to break up the masking tape. You can also embellish with markers, strings and beads, etc.