made these table decorations for a birthday party. I washed used wine and the occasional beer bottle. Spray painted them, added glitter and decorations. I made the flowers by hand and attached them to wire, then arranged them in the bottle.
Yarn balloon spheres: Cut strands of yarn, blow up balloon. Mix equal parts craft glue & water. Dip yarn in glue, wrap around balloon. Hang balloon with clothesline & clothespin. Once dry pop balloon and remove. Modge-podge could work too.