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.


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.