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Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Tennis Cans for Christmas Storage

I love using tennis cans for storage! 
This morning I took some Ginger Cookies to 
tennis in one.
I'm obsessive, always finding ways to use my 
empty tennis cans. They are great for sorting 
small items in a clear unbreakable container
...and they are free!
 Here are just a few I used to store small
items in the Christmas bins.
stars, icicles, ribbon, garland,
 small ornaments, beads, wine stoppers,
I have dozens of these babies!
 I only use the red and green lidded ones. 
Obsessive or festive?
I prefer to use the term color-coded.

Cheers!
tip: If you are not a tennis player and don't know anyone that plays, you can get empty
cans from a tennis club near you. They toss them!
You can search: Tennis Cans in my blogs search box to find more posts on tennis cans.

5 comments:

  1. I love how you use your tennis cans. Great ideas!

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  2. Great idea, and so resourceful. I would never think of that, since I'm not a tennis player. Our sons are though, I imagine they toss their empties away. Thanks for sharing, Vicki in Louisville KY

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  3. Your tennis cans look pretty enough to be on display! What a great way to recycle and keep bows, breakables, etc safe at the same time.

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  4. I love this idea! How useful and it keeps things so you can easily see them. Thanks for sharing.

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  5. Goodness knows, I've had lots of empty tennis cans over the years, but I've never thought to do anything useful with them. This may be the ultimate recycling!

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