Old Glass Insulators.re-purposed into hanging lanterns. Wrap the insulator with heavy duty wire and form a handle. Put a tea light inside and hang up. These look awesome hanging outside at night and would be a great addition to an outdoor party.
In addition to small pots, pack bulbs "shoulder-to-shoulder" in big containers for an abundant display in spring. Toss aside the spacing recommendations so you can get as many bulbs into the container that will fit.