Gather special keepsakes from your summer vacation in a charming display, like a clear cookie jar.
The starfish adds heigh, and the sunglasses provide enough width to fill this canister.
Materials you have:
- A dried flower
- Store-bought souvenirs
- Children's flip-flops
- Postcard or photograph
- Pencil or chopstick
Materials you need:
- Glass canister ($12, containerstore.com)
- Add a layer of sand on the bottom of container. Place items, starting with largest, ending with smallest. Use pencil or chopstick to arrange them more precisley.
- Carefully place lid on container. Display your item where it is unlikely to get jostled.
Cover all your bases. Want a memory jar that's not summer-themed? Instead of using sand, start with glass marbles (check wholesalefloral.com).