While browsing for inspiration, I came across these unusual vases.
How ingenious to make vases from used light bulbs!
Jars bound to pieces of driftwood.
I really have no idea what this was made from. Perhaps pieces of hollow branches, painted white then tied together. Any clue?
And these: a wonderful wall display of hanging jars at various heights from a branch.
All the above images can be located on my Pinterest Page.
All such cute ideas! Although I've used pitchers, ice buckets and baskets, here are a few others. Mine aren’t new or unusual or even inspired, but I do like them.
An antique copper kettle I purchased about a
100 years ago for a song.
A coffee can wrapped in burlap and tied together with twine.
And precious little boy Ropers! The best part is I know the little feet that walked in these.
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To my East Coast friends, please stay safe!
Until next time, Honey
To my East Coast friends, please stay safe!
Until next time, Honey
Oh I love all these cute inspiring vase Ideas. I have a pair of rubber rain boots that I have been wanting to put some flowers in. I am waiting for pansies.ReplyDelete
I love, love, love your copper kettle! I have a kettle something like that..think I'm going after some copper spray paint soon!ReplyDelete
I really like the light bulb vases! Such a great idea! I have used all sorts of things for vases..except vases! :-)
What great ideas for vases! People are just so clever. Love the boots, and you're copper kettle. Prayers out for Irene victims everywhere...ReplyDelete
great inspirations, I like yours too. specially burlap cloth ones.ReplyDelete
I can't imagine sawing the bottoms off lightbulbs without breaking the bulbs themselves, but they sure look cute, as do the other things.ReplyDelete
Kay, Alberta, Canada
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What cute ideas for displaying flowers. The lightbulbs are scary...I love the copper watering can and the boots! Happy PS!ReplyDelete
These folks are simply more creative than I am. I just put mine in jars and pitchers!ReplyDelete
Such cute vessels for flowers and such. Love the boots.ReplyDelete
So many wonderful ideas. Such fun! I like the boots, too. :)ReplyDelete
I love the light bulb vases! What a clever idea. Your kettle is wonderful too. Little boots would make anyone smile. Can't wait for Potpourri Fri.ReplyDelete
What a fun group of clever vases...the light bulbs especially a bright idea!!! I really enjoyed seeing all of your vase ideas since it's been so hot in Texas, I have no flowers to put in my cowboy boots. Guess a tumble weed or two will have to do. Great post.ReplyDelete
what splendid ideas! Especially the recycled light bulbs! On Pinterest I found some darling vase ideas (I pinned them). My favorites were: 1. several baby food jars bounded togetehr with ribbon & tiny flowers gracing the jars.. 2. mason jars! always charming.. 3. I love using a fishbowl for different types of arrangements.. 4. Cylinder jars are always a favorite with me too!ReplyDelete
The light bulb vases are brilliant!ReplyDelete
Wow! Some of these are so incredibly original! Good research! Ha! The lightbulbs are nothing but clever and delightful. I love the hanging bottles too!ReplyDelete
Very original lovely little vases . Always nice to show one flower in a little vase. Happy pink SaturdayReplyDelete
Simply and lovely...ReplyDelete
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All fabulous ideas! I like using ordinary things as vases -- my favorite being oridinary mason jars :)ReplyDelete
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Some fun ideas, especially the first with the light bulbs.ReplyDelete
These are quite creative - they make such lovely displays! Love it!ReplyDelete
Hope you have a blessed weekend,
Lovely ideas :)
and do not miss,,
Håkan ( The Roseman)
These are all clever ideas - especially the light bulb vases. It won't be long before these types of bulbs are considered vintage!ReplyDelete
Loved all the pretty photos and novel ideas. I can never seem to think outside the box like that. The grandkids have gone back to school so I finally have my computer back. Still not blogging but hope to visit you more. Take care.ReplyDelete
All of them really cute! I love the white wood tied together and the lightbulbs. I need to get creative with wrapping jars with stuff!!ReplyDelete
So creative and festive!ReplyDelete
Very cleaver and creative. My favorite are the light bulbs...how on earth did they do that! Really neat. Thank you for the ideas. Have a super weekend.ReplyDelete
Just love those jars and all of the vessels!ReplyDelete
I love how you put flowers in various vases. Very nice.ReplyDelete
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Love the ideas especially the light bulbs...I have to try that one.ReplyDelete
I'll do my best to remember to join your new party...Thanks!
Such amazing inspiration..love thinking outside the box when it come to vases. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
Thank you for sharing all the ideas. My favorite is the light bulb vases. Those are such eye catchers!ReplyDelete
I am definitely following you now :0)ReplyDelete
Very creative stuff. I love the light bulb vases!ReplyDelete
Great ideas for vases. Your new blog party sounds like so much fun.ReplyDelete
Great inspiration ! I am following via coastal cottage always glad to follow new blogs! Im off to browse old post.ReplyDelete
Hello! Just found you at Coastal Charm and I too love finding great new blogs!ReplyDelete
You sure won a fabuless giveaway there!
I'll be joining your new linky party and I'll be sure to include the button on my sidebar, I'm also a new follower:)
The photo of the old light bulbs with flowers in them is genius!! I have been known to use anything that will hold water as a vase ... Frappucino bottles look a LOT like old cream bottles ... it's a shame to throw away something so useful.ReplyDelete
All very pretty inspiration photos. Guess anything can be made into a vase:)ReplyDelete
Stop by today and then e-mail me your full name and address...yes...you are the WINNER of my PB and coastal giveaway:)ReplyDelete
Love all the cute inspiring vases! I found your blog on Coastal Charm! I am now your newest follower. Hope you follow mine too. :)ReplyDelete
I love those light bulb vases!ReplyDelete
Such creative ideas! Who would have thought of putting flowers in boots?! I'll have to make use of my cowboy boots when I get home!ReplyDelete
I have your fab party on my calendar. Can't wait.ReplyDelete
Those are really cute ideas but I really love your copper kettle! How gorgeous is that?! VannaReplyDelete
These are some great vase ideas...pretty and practical!ReplyDelete
I plan to join Potpourri Friday.
p/s I didn't get an email from you...you mentioned you'd sent one???
Makes me what to add fresh flowers to my own home!ReplyDelete
Hey, Honey! I think your copper kettle should be in a magazine. It is stunning! I need to read about Potpourri Friday! I bet it will be fun! I also need to grab your pretty button. I will do that later on today! :DReplyDelete
Very creative ideas! The light bulbs and copper kettle are my faves. Looking forward to Potpourri Friday. Thanks for the invitation!ReplyDelete
Love the light bulbs! Such cute vases.ReplyDelete
Great inspiration. All so unique. Love your copper kettle.ReplyDelete
So glad you came to the party...the copper kettle is just stunning. I have a little blue and white kettle that I'm going to do the same thing with. Thanks for great inspiration!ReplyDelete
WOW... so many great ideas... so little time for me to implement them ALL! *Winks* But the inspiration they provide is intoxicating!!!ReplyDelete
Dawn... The Bohemian