...the bottle house envisaged by de heer Heineken, who once had his beer bottles designed as bricks. Once the contents were guzzled, the container could be reused as building material. They had a recess on the base to fit the neck of another bottle into. Alas, although the bottles, known as WoBo (short for World Bottle) were indeed produced, they were never sold commercially. Rumour has it they are sitting idle in a warehouse in the Netherlands.
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Bottles upcycled into a village - Beginning construction in 1956 at age 60, and working until 1981, Tressa "Grandma" Prisbrey transformed her 1/3 acre lot into Bottle Village, an otherworld of shrines, wishing wells, walkways, random constructions, plus 15 life size structures all made from found objects placed in mortar.