DIY Candles for the Holiday Season

I love candles and candle centerpieces, don’t you?  I think they can easily add a very special touch to a celebration or party… or just to my dining room table or shelves.  Today I’m sharing tutorials and ideas in case YOU love candles too!

Designing candle centerpieces doesn’t have to be difficult, as shown by this Martha Stewart idea.  You could use any festive or colorful flower to create a similar effect:

 

For a lovely and unique look, you might try this tutorial from Thrifty Parsonage Living – DIY Epsom Salt craft candles!  Who knew!

And for a more “white snow” look, here is another epsom salt DIY tutorial, from Hungry Hippie:

For a VERY unique look, check out the Rolled Chocolate Wafer Candle Displays, from Design, Dining and Diapers.  Sometimes it’s fun to think OUTSIDE the box, and these candles definitely qualify.  What fun ideas would you fill your vases with?

And one more… another one that is “outside the box” and lovely at the same time!  Check out this tutorial from Perlilla and Pets, using kitchen scour scrubbers to decorate Christmas candles!

Will YOU be decorating with candles this year?  We’d love to hear what you are doing with candles and decor.  Share in the comments section!