How to Organize & Display Shells in Glass Jars

Use glass jars to organize and display your seashells!

glass jar with shells
Arranged in groupings glass jars make for an eye-catching display. You might also add tags to your glass jars. They add a fun decorative touch. Label your glass jars with locations and/or type of shells for Beach Memory Keeping. Via Creative Organizing.

Beach Jar Ideas
Elevate your beach jars with a decorative top as seen on this glass jar at the Ocean Eleven Suites Motel, featured on 10 Beach Jar Ideas

decorated glass jars
Shells look so pretty in simple glass jars. Seen at Beachcomber.

glass jars collection
Simply stacking glass jars casually can be a great way of grouping a collection. Via Anything Goes Here.

tabletop decorating with glass jars
A lovely tabletop vignette featured at The Art of Collecting.

shells in glass jar decor idea
Lidded glass jar with shell collection on the nightstand, seen at The Thinking Closet.

glass jars on shelf
Glass jars are the focal point in this cute shelving niche. Books provide some contrast. Via BHG. If you like the idea of organizing and displaying your shells in a designated space, you might also like the idea of Displaying Collections in Glass Cabinets

seashell collection in glass jars
Previously featured, one woman's Seashell Collection. An entire corner of a room is devoted to storing and showcasing shells in glass jars, neatly organized and labeled.

seaglass jar
And another glass jar calling attention to a beautiful shell collection. Also via BHG. I'm sure you can gather glass jars from around the house, or otherwise find them at yard sales or flea markets.

Apothecary Jar Shell Decor
Display shells in an elegant decorative glass jar such as an Apothecary jar. Group a few decorative jars together for an eye-catching display.

decorative glass jars with shells
An example featured in Adore. Here decorative glass jars were used for organizing and displaying shells and sea treasures. A truly seaworthy collection, put on display in a prominent spot in the living room.

Seashells in Glass Jar on Christmas Evergreens
Pedestal Glass Jars with Lids make for a great vessel to show off shells. Here seen with some evergreens for the Christmas Season. To learn more about this jar & display, go to Simple & Easy Coastal Christmas Decor Ideas

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