I started wrapping the jute around the bottom of the bottle and worked my way to the top, hot gluing as I went. It was pretty simple, but because the jute is pretty thin, it did take me around an hour to do. But, if you're sitting around chatting or watching TV, why not do something with your hands?
Of course you need to decorate it up with some flowers and a little tag.
Julie loved her gift and we both decided it would be perfect in their home on the lake.