But if the rustic box isn't your style? A wicker basket. A silver tray with lower sides. A glass bowl with moss up the sides to obscure the "mechanics" of the arrangement. A decorative ceramic serving dish. I love the subdued green and white look.
Create these luminous Christmas table decorations using ordinary light fixture globes and battery-powered LED lights. Also try thrift stores or factory outlet home improvement stores for vintage light fixture globes.