10+ DIY Seashell Candles and Holders
Many a time the abundant seashore treasures you stumble upon on a beach outing are collected as sweet vacation souvenirs and tucked inside the drawers. We are talking about the priceless seashells scattered on the sandy beaches that could be turned into one-of-kind accents instead for your abode. Learn an easy trick to make stunning candles out of the shells reading through the following tutorials.
Made from authentic seashells, the aesthetic flare of the candles creates a lively ambiance for an impromptu beach party.
While most don’t have the good luck to reside by the seashore, you can add a beach theme sans the sand to your room decorating with glimmering seashell candles.
The beach-like vibes radiating from the classy candles calls for a relaxing evening snuggling up in a warm quilt and enjoying a good read.
Candle gels and clean glass jars are the prime requisites to pull off these glowing beauties. And you thought all the while that gel candles could only be procured.
The shiny shells you tucked into your bag during vacation can be turned into candles and given as unique party favors.
Have you a beach-theme wedding in your mind? Envelop colorful candles with shells to make the event an earthy affair without going for any extravagant options.
Pour few drops of aromatic oil into the melted wax to fill the air with heavenly fragrance. Don’t you feel the candles make the best decorative delights when the weather gets all crisp and cool?
Newspaper and seashells make the best combination for embellishing plain pillar candles. Smear them with sparkles for the perfect starry night look.
Some Awe-Inspiring Ways to Make Seashell Candle Holders
Here is an interesting way to display your treasured shells without going through the hassle of melting the wax. Fill a small glass jar with sand and shells before placing a standard candle inside.
All you need to do you is cover the glass jar with sand and glue the sea shells. Lit a candle and place it in the jar. Voila!
Here’s another fascinating idea for adding some beach beauty to your home. First you have to glue all the tiny and large seashells to form a ring and then place the candle in the center.
Don’t you feel the aesthetic appeal of the conch shells increases manifold when decked with pretty tealight candles?
Now you have another idea up your sleeves to finish the list of DIY candles. The warm glow of the candles and the compelling beauty of the seashells undoubtedly spruce up your room, burning all day long.
Published on August 7th 2016 by Michelle Anderson