buy cheap vases and paint them pretty.

Painted Mason Jars.

Painted pine cones.

SO CLEVER! Pre-punched paper at Michael's, wrap it around a glass cylinder. #crafts

I love this! Blow up a balloon, glue buttons to it, let dry. Then pop the balloon. Easy and cute bowl!

Ombre Mason jars...DIY #Darbysmart

Easy to get these types of vases from the dollar store and you can create something so beautiful for your wedding.

DIY Balloon Vases: A plastic or glass bottle and a balloon ... very creative recycling!

How To Spray Paint Mason Jars | Mason Jar Crafts Love

So easy and elegant

DIY Stained glass... Clear glass containers are probably cheaper to buy. Or have people donate glass jars for free!

DIY Chalk boards from dollar store trays

Simple and easy decor from leaves

Got a few vases from Goodwill and repainted like this! I used tape to mark where to put the puffy paint dots.

DIY Glittery Pink Vases - This would be perfect w/ aqua spray glitter & white flowers!

paint the inside of those clear, boring florist's vases.

Scrapbook paper on cheap frame....this whole site has tons of ideas.

Lightbulb!

Chalkboard paint

how to paint glass vases

Adore this idea! Now I now what to do with some of the hundreds of shells the kids collect.