Join our community of Solution Seekers!

Vase as Collection Display

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

Vase used to hold knickknacksWilliam Meppem

Add personality to a shelf. A collection of seashells, marbles or other small objects corralled inside not only increases the vase’s appeal, but also gives it enough heft to step in as a bookend.

Read More About:New Uses For Old Things

What do you think about this article? Share your own solutions and ideas

View Earlier Comments

Quick Tip

Mythic Paint

Home stores and paint shops will often sell, for a fraction of the regular price, cans of paint that customers returned because the color was not quite right for them. Get more tips.