When Amanda Wright travels, instead of getting souvenir knick-knacks, she collects a little bit of dirt or sand from places she visits.

Dirt Collection

When Amanda Wright travels, instead of getting souvenir knick-knacks, she collects a little bit of dirt or sand from places she visits.- cutest sand saving idea ive seen yet.

Marco Bonifazi sand collection via Through the Sandglass

Marco Bonifazi's wonderful old house in a village in the Swiss Jura mountains holds a collection of more than 8000 sand samples displayed in custom cabinetry.

Decorating with Beach Sand in Bottles: http://www.completely-coastal.com/2012/03/beach-sand-collections-in-bottles-jars.html

Do you collect sand from beaches? I wish I had sand samples from all the beaches I have been to! So I really enjoyed putting this post toget.

Collection of sand from around the world - Imgur.  How's that for an inexpensive and space-effective souvenir!

Collection of sand from around the world

Nostalgic Sand Collection Display by Art of Miami My sand collection began with a trip to the Bahamas along my mother and her three sisters. It was the first time I had been able to convince my mom...

Nostalgic Sand Collection Display by Art of Miami My sand collection began with a trip to the Bahamas along my mother and her three sisters. It was the first time I had been able to convince my mom.

Beach Sand Memory Tags - http://www.sweetpaulmag.com/crafts/beach-sand-memory-tags #sweetpaul

Beach Sand Memory Tags

Prepare for next winter by making yourself a set of these clever DIY Beach Sand Memory Tags that Dietlind Wolf came up with over at Sweet Paul!

Over The Big Moon Beach Vacation Memory Bottles

Beach Vacation Memory Bottles - bring home sand from your vacation and put them in jars, label them, and use different ways to tie them.

Love these tiny apothecary jars, with sand from our vacations.  Maybe not as ornaments, but to save just a tiny bit, with the little slip saying where.

Easy memory ornaments

Bottles of sand collected from visited beaches with handwritten labels!     Photography by Glenn Suttenfield    Sand Bottles-1 by g_suttenfield, via Flickr

Bottles of sand collected from visited beaches; need to add some unique shaped bottles to my collection of spice bottles filled with sand.

We get sand from everywhere David is sent through the Navy, everywhere I travel while he's gone, and everywhere we go together as a family! This is what I plan on doing with it all...

Non-Cheesy Ways to Decorate Your Home With Vacation Keepsakes

Bottle the place you've been. Each place you travel take the dirt back with you! Should have started this years ago. Maybe with beaches too but with sand and some shells

Don't leave the beach on your next vacation without some sand and seashells. You can now display all your family memories in this beautiful shadow box year round. Get tips and pointers to make it easier from thesoutherncouture.com.

Ocean View Shadow Box

Don't leave the beach on your next vacation without some sand and seashells. You can now display all your family memories in this beautiful shadow box year round. Get tips and pointers to make it easier from thesoutherncoutur.

Beach Vacation Sand Bottles | Over the Big Moon

Beach Vacation Memory Bottles - turns your memories into a great decoration vs…

Put a picture of the beach you visited in a shadow box frame and fill the bottom with sand from that beach

Put a picture of the beach you visited in a shadow box frame and fill the bottom with sand from that beach. Much neater than a random jar of sand and shells! decorate the frame or put seashells or treasures found on the beach in the shadow box

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