33+ Ways To Reuse Frames and Glasses Cases

Posted by Laurel Materka on Wed, Apr 17, 2013 @ 07:04 AM

At VisionWeb, we are always looking for a way to reuse everyday objects. So, when the Optical Vision Site gave us 33+ ways to recycle common eycare practice items, we got excited. Get inspired! You may just find new uses for those extra frames and glasses cases you have laying around. You just can't beat creating something spectacular while simultaneously saving a buck!

Opportunities For Eye Care Practice Professionals

Always in the green and save mode and thinking of ways to reuse everyday optical-eyecare objects it occurred to me while we did a post on reusing eyeglasses cases to make a Train Set -we haven’t done a post about how many other ways can you reuse eyeglass cases. When I started listing all the ways you can reuse or use eyeglass cases.. WOW- what a great opportunity for eyecare professionals! Thinking out of the eyeglass box.. eyeglass cases are not just for eyeglasses anymore.. Why not set up a ‘Store Within A Store‘ concept just with different types of eyeglass cases and do up some demo- displays like the ones shown below.

1.) Reuse for Mani-Pedi Set


Source: realsimple.com via TaylorMade on Pinterest

2.) Storage for Ear Buds


3.) Reuse Eyecase Case and Make a Clutch Purse


Because I don’t have images, I am using Altoid Tins as an example of how you can reuse Eyeglass cases.. since it’s the same concept:

4.) Make a Miniature Garden


Source: google.com via Optical on Pinterest

5.) Miniature Emergency Kits


6.) Create a Secret Stash


7.) Make Steampunk Art

33  Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

8.) Reuse and Hold Crayons


Source: simplyfrugalmom.com via Optical on Pinterest

9.) Hold Painting Supplies


Source: instructables.com via Melanie on Pinterest

10.) Make a Miniature Suitcase

33  Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

11.) Make a Pool Table


12.) Make a Zen Garden


13.) Make a Solar Charger


13.) Make a Solar Powered Radio


14.) Hold Kleenex or Other Like Materials


15.) Make A Catapult


16.) Make a Candle


17. Make a Photo Album


18.) Use as a Soap Dish or Store Extra Soap When you Travel

19.) Store Flashdrives and Other Small Desk Items Such as Paper Clips, Safety Pins, or Rubber Bands

20.) Make a Small Sewing Kit or Organize Sewing Kit Items

33+ Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

21.) To Keep Pocket Change in Purse or in the Car

22.) Store Hair Accessories Such as Barrettes, Scrunchies, and Bobby Pins

23.) Use as an Ashtray

24.) Store Keys so They Don’t get Lost

25.) Store Jewelry, Great for Traveling

33+ Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

26.) Put Potpourri Inside

27.) Store Fishing Lures

33+ Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

28.) Hide or Store Snacks or Food for Later

29.) Put Postal Stamps Inside

30.) Store Small Game Pieces

31.) Store Smaller Medical Equipment like Inhalers or Insulin

32.) Store Scissors

33+ Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

Source: www.thriftyfun.com/ 

33.) Use as a Mini-Tool Kit

33+ Ways To Reuse Optical Dispensing Objects

There are hundreds of ways to reuse eyeglass cases of all types… why only use for just a pair of eyeglasses?

This post is sponsored by Rons Optical And Hilco.


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We'd love to hear what you create with your extra frames and glasses cases!

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