The Unity Sand Ceremony is a fresh alternative for the celebrated "unity candle ceremony" incorporated into many of today's weddings. The essence is to symbolize the union of "two into one". This sand version is not only beautiful and interesting, but also more appropriate for an outdoor setting. With the addition of fresh flowers, these distinctive vases will make an intriguing addition to a home's decor. The addition of coordinating miniature nesting vases and contrasting colors of sand allows children to be invited to take part in a "Family Sand Ceremony". Standard vase requires 2 bags of sand. Each vase 3 3/4" x 2" x 8" H Vases are engravable- engraving not included.