Old perfume bottles may seem useless. See 10 ingenious ways to reuse them instead

When it comes to emptying an old bottle of perfume, a lot of us might be conflicted on what to do with the old bottle. For the most part, perfume bottles are as well-crafted and beautiful as the fragrances that they hold.
Because of their beauty, it would be a shame to toss them out. Luckily, there are plenty of ideas out there on how you can reuse these bottles as both utilitarian and decorative objects in your home. Look no further for the inspiration to get yourself started.
Perfume bottle flower arrangements (h/t Cofran House)
Perfume bottles come in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, making them perfect for holding a number of things, especially flowers. These flower arrangements would look so gorgeous sitting atop your bedroom vanity or in your bathroom.
Pantry canisters
Got some old pickle or mason jars lying around? Upgrade them to chic pantry decor with the following project. This one will have guests thinking you spent a fortune at Pottery Barn!
Terrarium (h/t Doodle Birdie)
We adore these glass terrariums. Check out how this is done by watching the video below.
Decorated bottles
Because of the unique shapes of perfume bottles and tops, they are beautiful just by themselves. If you want to add a little bit of extra glamour to your bottles you can decorate them with images, stickers, and jewels.
Altered bottle with lace (h/t Jytteskortoggdot)
This project lters the bottle by adding lace, beads, and old jewelry. We can't get enough of its sophisticated look of a fine antique bottle.
If you've ever received a bunch of sample perfume bottles, you can also reuse those. Simply add a chain and some jewels and you will have a gorgeous necklace to wear to your next dinner party.
Oil burner
Instead of using air fresheners throughout your house, try to freshen up the place by using oil burners. While in-store burners can be costly, you can make your own beautiful burners by recycling your old perfume bottles.
Lace mason jar
If you want more of a shabby chic look, the following video is for you.
Use this stunning DIY glass technique and save over $100 (from the Pottery Barn version)
Don't ignore the old food tray. Watch how you can upcycle it:
Turn cheap crates into a beautiful coffee table
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