Can so totally do this with all those old flower vases in all shapes and sizes recreated vintage mercury glass votives by using a spray paint called Looking Glass, by Krylon. This spray paint can be found at any craft store, such as Michael’s.
For Dining Room-Mercury glass mason jars. Looking glass spray paint, equal parts vinegar/water spray bottle. Spray with water mix then add light coat of spray paint. Allow to dry. Use a paper towel to wipe away bubbled areas for completed look.
Spray all of those leftover shells with silver spray paint and you have an expensive looking decorative item! (In the process of completing craft project with spray-painted shells and looks fantastic so far!