I just moved into my new apartment and am trying to find some cheap and easy ways to spruce up a few empty walls. A few weeks ago I posted about Cupcakes and Cashmere’s adorable floating vase idea. I finally got around to making a few of my own.
That is, with a little help from a friend who owns a lot of power tools; it’s ALL about having the right tools. If you don’t have these kinds of friends, just buy your wood pre-cut.
Wrap steel wire around the lip of the jar a few times and twist it in the back until it’s secure. Stick the two ends of wire into the holes and twist again until secure. Clip off any remaining wire. Do the same through the two holes on the top and leave a loop to hang on the wall.