Friday 2 November 2012

pretty poinsetta candle

Hi all
I have been decorating candles for an xmas craft fayre i am attending ,just to have something a bit different on my stand...I have really enjoyed doing them and have made about 6 in all so here is one of them..i used molly bloom papers and embellies from the christmas carnival pack.The poinsietta is a die from marianne d.The edge punch is from SU..The leaf die is from sizzix

challenges entered anything but a card
Craft Creations  xmas
Anything Goes Challenge  anything goes
Die Cuttin' Divas  aanythuing goes
LEJ Designs  anything goes
Paperminutes  wrap something
Party Time Tuesdays  anything goes
Ooh La La Creations  xmas
Gingerloft  no colouring allowed
One Stitch At A Time  make 1 for xmas
The Crafty Pad  xmas is coming
That Craft Place tic tac toe[dies,border,buttons]
Desert Island Crafters  3 from list[not a card.patterned paper,ribbon]
Live & Love Crafts Challengexmas
Mema's Crafts anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon winter holiday and ribbon
Divas by Design festive xmas
Fab 'n' Funky  die cuts/punches
Nutcrafters  ribbon and twine
paper Shelter Challenge  anything goes


  1. This is beautiful Tracey, good luck at your Craft Fayre.
    Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.

  2. A super project created thanks for joining in the lejdesigns challenge

  3. Beautifully decorated candle! I love your idea of decorating a simple candle this way! A great idea for a gift!

  4. What a gorgeous idea -- would make great teacher gifts. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Gingerloft Challenge!!

  5. Tracy, your candle is just fantastic!
    Thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us at The Crafty Pad this week in our Christmas Is Coming Challenge!
    Good Luck
    Dawn xx

  6. Hey Sweetie,

    Beautiful candle, and I can see why you enjoyed making's just lovely. Was admiring all your other lovely creations.....just fabulous creating hun.


    PS. forgive me for commenting about all of them here, I just don't seem to make my rounds near as often as I'd like to.

  7. A very classy decorated candle!! Thanks for joining us at DICC for our new challenge!!

  8. What a beautiful candle - perfect as a Christmas table-centre!

  9. Gorgeous candle Tracey, love your colour scheme and lovely flower.
    Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week.
    Hugs Debs

  10. Fabulous decorated candle Tracey. Thanks for joining us at Nutcrafters and good luck. Debs xx

  11. A Fabulous Candle Tracey love all the die cut detail and colours are lovely these will sell a treat on your craft fayre beautiful make..
    Hugs Sarah x

  12. What a lovely way to decorate a candle. Good luck at your craft faire. Thank you for playing along with us at Mema's Crafts and good luck in the draw.

  13. Beautiful project! I love what you did with that candle. The poinsettia is gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at One Stitch At A Time!!! Good luck!! I hope to see you again next week!!!

    - Susan, DT @ OSAAT

  14. A lovely project, thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week

    hugs Vicky xxx

  15. This one is beautiful.
    Thanks for joining us at Paperminutes and hope to see you again next time, sunny.

  16. I have seen some pretty ones but THIS one is magnificent. LOOOVE that button in the center. the papers are coordinated beautifully. :)

  17. Oh it IS a VERY pretty candle! Love it! Hugs, Lesley

  18. Wonderful card, thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter challenges this week.
    Hugs, Bente

  19. Hi Tracey,
    Beautiful die cut details and lovely colours. Please bear in mind though that at LLC we have a max 10 challenge rule.


  20. Beautiful decorated candle. Love your die cut.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ABAC.
    Hugs, Nancie

  21. gorgeous candle, thanks for sharing with us at OLLCB x

  22. This would be a gorgeous gift. So professional and this would really make a statement on any mantlepiece.

    Thanks for linking up with us at Fab'n'Funky Challenges.

    Rachel x

  23. Wow, these look fab. Such a great gift idea- thanks for the inspiration! Thanks so much for joining us at Anything Goes this week, hope to see you again soon! x

  24. Fabulous candle! I love all the layers and details you added to this! Thank you for joining us this week at the Fab 'n' Funky Challenge, we hope to see you join us again soon!

    Jackie, Fab 'n' Funky DT

  25. Thank you for joining us at Nutcrafters this time with your super project. It truly is a stunning piece of work. Good luck with the challenge.

    Sylvia xx

  26. Lovely holiday candle! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

  27. Beautiful candle! :)

    Thank you for joining at LLC´s November challenge :)

    Hugs, Karita


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