An old tray and 8 ideas to make it an elegant and useful protagonist in your house.
A silver tray (or, if we do not have it, it’s perfectly fine to use one in German silver or silver plate) is an interesting decor element easy to find and to turn into something innovative. Let’s try to exploit its value, by finding new functionalities with this 8 ideas.
A creative/olfactory layout
To collect candles or creams. Useful to keep all your precious perfumes and beauty products in order, but also a creative exercise when it comes to matching colors, heights and shapes.
Along with its original function, it is possible to interpret it assuming a modern perspective with the never-old fashioned lavagna painting and leave some messages to pleasantly surprise your guests
A stylish classic
On a special occasion it will never betray you, don’t forget it in your closet!
Instead, make it a ritual, even once a year, for a birthday or anniversary.
At the end (almost) nothing more will be needed to create an intimate and cherish atmosphere.
An elegant detail in your bathroom or living room
If next to glass (or crystal) and to a beautiful flower you have just picked (or a small plant), it will donate to each room freshness and gentleness.
Table for your drinks
If rigorously polished, can be a small table to serve your drinks. Just collocate it on your sofa or pouff.
Alternative magazine rack
If you have a big and not necessarily expensive tray, you might come up with the idea of using it to store your newest magazines. A nice detail to be spotted by your guests and comfortable for you to have your readings ordered.
As a substitute of paintings
If you have more than one, because you are a collectionist or you have received them from relatives, you might think of matching them to a wall exploiting their potential or to a modern chair, just mix styles and colors to see what arrangement is the best!