Tiny bulbs create a striking modern display when placed in frosted cylindrical vases.
Source: Martha Stewart Living, Volume 145 December 2005
frosted cylindrical vases
Wrap ribbon around the bottoms of the vases and affix with double-sided tape.
Loosely coil a single strand of lights in each vase, and then send the plug end over the back lip of the vase and run it behind so it's hidden.