As I was looking for something in my kitchen, I came across a cupboard that was filled with multiple flower vases. Over the years, my wife and I have received a fair amount of mail ordered flowers and with every order there is always a small glass vase included. Apparently, these vases all found their way into the same cupboard and now I’m trying to figure out what to do with them.
My first thought was to take them down to my local Goodwill, but I always remember seeing an abundance of vases at thrift stores. So, I decided against that. Then I called a local florist to see if they would be interested in reusing some flower vases for their deliveries. They were not very receptive to the idea. Maybe they thought I would return them with some sort of flower killing disease. Then I tried to figure out what I could use them for around the house other than storing loose change. I could use them for their purpose and display beautiful flowers each and every day, but buying flowers every week isn’t going to happen. I’d have to purchase quite a few bouquets just to put all the vases to use.
So what can I do with all of these vases? I’d be happy to receive some feedback in the comments and I’m sure some of our readers have the same issue of flower vases taking up way too much storage space. Lets get a collection of ideas brewing in the comments section.