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Champagne Cage Chairs

Celebrating with champagne? Anniversaries, rehearsal dinners and family reunion table settings are more festive with champagne cage chairs. With a pair of wire cutters and needle nose pliers its easy to but and reform a champagne cage into a place card holder. Save or collect extra cages from wine tastings a bar or restaurant. Order unused cages from winery suppliers.


Champagne cages:
Metal working tools:
Place cards:

Tip: Snip the wire that attaches around the neck of the bottle, remove this first to have the basic chair base, twist the cut wire to around two of the “legs” to create the chair back.