What is a Witch’s Bottle? A witch’s bottle is a magical tool created as protection against malevolent witchcraft, negative actions and ill-wishing. Known for their protective properties, Witch’s Bottles were most commonly used in both England and the United States. First recorded in 17th century England, the Witch’s Bottle is essentially a sealable jar or bottle that contains an intention, wish or spell imbued with the intention to do good, offer protection or instigate necessary but positive change. Learn how to create your own Witch’s Bottle by decorating a recycled jar and charging it with a spell, prayer or positive intention.