Unique Crafts Using Tea Cups and Saucers

I have several old tea cups and saucers and want to make something with them. Any ideas? I know about using them as candle holders or flower holders. I was looking at doing something a bit more dramatic. Glue several together maybe for a center piece to hold flowers? or something different. Any good ideas?

By Jean from Sonoma, CA

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November 18, 20090 found this helpful

Here's something dramatic for you - scroll down this blog and be surprised what someone has done with the cups. There are four or five very unusual ideas which include indoors and outside.

http://feeds.feedburner.com/JustOrganizeYourStuff

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November 18, 20090 found this helpful

Here is the direct link to what Angie posted below:

http://justorganizeyourstuff.blogsp ... ive-uses-for-old-china-tea-cups.html

Very cute ideas there!

There are some more links here:

http://www.teas2dine4.com/crafts.html

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November 20, 20090 found this helpful

You could make elaborate pin cushions, using rice for filling and velvet for the cover. Use as many decorations on it as you would like, very pretty and useful. Use hot glue to hold cup to saucer. Put gold or silver rick rack around the bottom of cup to cover glue.

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November 23, 20090 found this helpful

I made ornaments out of some using pics from Walmart and tied a ribbon on the handle. I gave them as gifts. They were very pretty!

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November 27, 20090 found this helpful

Use some E-6000 glue and put the cup on the saucer to adhere using the proper instructions, with the handle up. Put a small teddy inside, with a dot of glue so it will stay inside, or use a flower, a collectable, or anything that will fit that makes it unique. Glue a ribbon to the handle and hang on the wall.

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