I have also seen similar centerpieces that use epsom salts instead of sugar. You could also sprinkle a mix of pearls/gems. Sand (or sugar), faux pearls, a 3 candle. An easy DIY wedding centerpiece idea.
DIY :: How To Make A Cloud.you could utilize this for a lot of things. Would be really fun to make some of these so kids feel like they're on top of a coaster-- in the clouds! These have to hang from the ceiling!
I could paint the vase black like these glasses and fill with black roses for Halloween decor. Christmas Centerpieces, Wedding Centerpieces and Celebration Centerpieces. Add color and class to your table with these great ideas.