I first spotted the idea here, and put my own spin on it. I dug into my stash of tiny, leftover scraps of beautiful papers and vintage maps, covering both sides of the pin so it would look great from all angles.
I also covered the can, leaving just the lip uncovered for a little bit of metal.
|it's a vase!|
|no, it's a pencil cup!|
|or a candle holder!|