How to decorate a glass vase

How to decorate a glass vase

The vases are basic elements with which to decorate any room in the house. And the glass ones adapt with particular ease to different decoration concepts, being able to transform each season to give your home a renewed air. But how to decorate a glass vase?

The glass vases They offer endless possibilities for decorating your home. Flowers and branches are always a great alternative, fitting both in individual vases and in large sets in which shapes and sizes are combined. But you can also decorate with candles, stones or a combination of all of them.

With flowers


1m Architectural piece in the form of a jug, with which buildings, galleries, stairs, gardens, etc. are decorated, almost always placed on a pedestal and as a finishing touch.

2. m. Vase, usually porcelain, artistically carved, to decorate consoles, fireplaces, etc.

Although none of the definitions of a vase associate this piece with flowers, the truth is that we tend to do so. flowers and branches they become the most popular alternative to decorate a glass vase and also the simplest. We can choose to put a single flower, a group of flowers or even make a flower arrangement with dried leaves in our vase.

vase with fresh flowers

Fresh flowers

Fresh flowers are a safe bet in the decoration of glass vases; bring freshness and harmony to those corners and spaces decorated with these. Seasonal flower arrangements fill the rooms with color and fragrance. They are our favorites but we understand that they can be expensive if we do not create them from flowers from our own garden.

A great alternative to these, simple and economical, is bet on wild flowers. You can pick them up yourself on a walk in the countryside or in a city park. They are flowers that do not last very long, but placed in small glass vases they look great. Take a look at the picture above, aren't those little colored vases lovely with solitary wild flowers in them? You won't even have to put flowers on everyone to make any table, console or surface shine.


Are you looking for a more sober and minimalist bet? The branches are without a doubt the alternative you should bet on. We are in February and the branches of different trees and bushes are beginning to sproutWhy not use them to decorate a glass vase? But they are not only a great proposal during the spring, after the autumn training pruning, some branches can add character to any corner during the winter.

Branches to decorate a vase

If you are looking for a modern alternative, bet on tall vases with straight shapes and slightly arched high branches. Do you prefer something with a more rustic character? Choose glass vases with rounded shapes and thick, highly branched branches and messy.

dried and preserved flowers

Don't want to be worrying about changing the contents of the vase every two weeks? Preserved flowers are 100% natural products that have gone through a preservation process to maintain its beauty and freshness for months (or even years) without the need for water or electricity.

vase with dried flowers

These flowers have a more natural appearance than dried flowers and their maintenance is very simple. It is enough to avoid direct and prolonged exposure to sunlight and dust them occasionally with air spray, a dryer or a soft cloth. Place them in a simple glass vase on the bedside table, the console in the hall or the furniture in the living room to enjoy them and do not hesitate to change them and adapt them to the new season. Just by changing the flowers, your room will look like another.

With candles

Candles represent a very practical way to decorate a glass vase. You can use different types of candles to bring different colors and also aromas to your home. The glass vases with aromatic candles will help renew the atmosphere of the room and at the same time provide you, if you want, with an intimate atmosphere.

Glass vase decorated with candles

This type of decoration is ideal for decorate the center of a table, especially on those special occasions when we want to give a special touch to it. It is common, for example, to use this type of christmas table centerpieces along with some branches and lights, you will have seen them in our proposals for those dates!

You can play with the shapes of the candles, their colors and other elements such as stones, sand or crystals to achieve more attractive sets. And you won't always have to put the candles inside the vase; if these have a very narrow mouth you can use them as candlesticks.

There are many ideas to decorate a glass vase but these are, without a doubt, some of our favorites. You don't like glass vases? If you are bored with the ones you have at home, don't worry, next week we will propose different ideas to give them a face lift.

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