To Make A Witch Bottle -
To make a witch bottle, you must first select the Bottle you want to use. Your bottle maybe clear or tented. If your workingwith a colored bottle, choose a color that suits what you are doing. Tinted Bottles are great for spells that use colorcorrespondences. Once you have a bottle, wash it with warm soapy water, or cleanse it in the ocean. After you have washed itmagickally cleanse it, and bathe it in the light of the full moon. When the Bottle is clean it is time to fill it. There are alot ofoptions when it comes to contents, here are a few examples:
To Make a witch bottle to aid in grounding , fill the bottle with sand, small rocks, granite dust, and other such materials.Seal it with colored wax or a cork, and then place the bottle in view when it is to be available for use.
For Protection from unfriendly forces, you can fill the bottle with very sharp objects such as Nails, Pins, Saftey Pins, &Needles. Check out Scott Cunningham's Book "The Magickal Household", for more Ideas on this sort of witch bottle.
By collecting herbs, resins, leaves, roots, and spices and filling a bottle with them, you can concot a wide variety ofWards, Spells, or Talismans. Add a base oil or cyder vinegar and you have wonderful gifts for your friends, these wouldenhance their magickal life as well as their cooking! :)
Iorn or other Metal fillings can be used to create a "Magickal Battery" or repository for specific sorts of workings. Let thefillings aquire a good charge from various rituals and then use them in divination or spell work.
You can also fill the bottle with a variety of flower petals selected for their healing properties, attributes, orcorrespondences to planetary or other forces. You may want to include a bit of alchol, vinegar, or olive oil to preserve theflowers.
Witch Bottles are versatile, eminately useful, and can be alot of fun to make and share.