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« on: September 25, 2008 05:43:09 PM »

Does anyone have any ideas on what to do with coasters? I've done quite a bit of traveling and collected coasters from each country. They are all different shapes and sizes. I was trying to think of a way I could tastefully display them in my house. I would have loved to do a coffee table top under glass, but I don't need any more tables.  Any ideas or pictures of what you have done with coasters would be great!
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« Reply #1 on: September 29, 2008 05:42:43 PM »

I would put them all in a big frame with a neutral background.
Then the different shapes and colors would pop.

Or you could put them all up around your ceiling like a border...i don't know how many you have....

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« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2008 11:30:52 AM »

What about mounting them on a cork board, along with other bits of memorabilia from your trip (ie ticket stubs, photos, stamps, brochures, maps, etc). That might be fun.

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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2008 03:40:45 PM »

I'd do a shadow box.  They may be varying depths alreaady, but it may be really neat to vary the depths even more so that it would give a 3D effect within the shadow box.  I haven't done anything like this myself, so I'm sorry I don't have a picture to share, just an idea. Smiley
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2009 01:54:31 AM »

In corporate them into a windchime. Cover your fridge with them.  Incorporate them into a mosaic on the wall.  That's as creative as I am tonight xD  If you don't mind cutting them you could make like.. a chessboard out of them, maybe xD

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« Reply #5 on: January 06, 2009 09:26:36 PM »


You can make wall hanging with it, or decorate your dining area with it.

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