DECO contributor and Freeworld colour expert Jenny Mason shows us her own take on style for less in response to our post on recyclable containers. ‘This past weekend I was on a fruit farm in Ceres and simply had to bring some of the prettiness in. So – off with the heads of my Coke empties’, says Jenny. Easy, cheap and practical, just the way it should be. For more of Jenny’s take on colour, design and decor, visit her blog koekalooks.

Send us your own take on easy and cost-effective vases, and we’ll post it. More vase ideas in our latest Spring Issue of Elle Decoration.