Let your favorite photos do double duty—first, to create enjoyment for those who get to see them; and second, let them serve either as part of your table décor or as the basis of a clever birthday or hostess gift.

Here are a few great ideas on how to highlight great photos and turn them into party decorations or welcome gifts.

FLORAL DECORATIONS

This clever glass vase lets the user display pretty flowers and a pretty picture! The frame part of the vase holds a 4 x 6 photo. A separate section lets you add background elements—such as colored glass marbles, polished stones, flower petals, or even fruit slices—to coordinate with the photo or your party color scheme.