Thursday 17 July 2014

A Decorated candle

I thought I would craft something different than a card for a change so I dug out some of the vanilla scented candles I bought ages ago and decorated it using what was left of my Tim Holtz papers I have had in my stash for a long time.I used the TH Tattered floral die and layered up a simple flower using an antique brad from SU for the flower centre. I cut a cuff using some linen effect card and a Martha stewart die added some twine and that was it ...a simple but pretty candle ...I think they make pretty inexpensive gifts...

challenges entered
613 Avenue Create anything goes [ optional shaped cards]
My Craft Creations - anything goes
DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge - anything goes
Crafting By Designs anything goes

Craft for the Craic - fave colours [4 of 5]
Artistic Inspirations - anything goes[ 3 of 3]
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper – anything goes with patterned paper
Through The Craft Room Door  anything goes [2 of 2]
Creative Moments - anything goes /use 1 flower [1 of 3]
The Sailing Pineapple Blog  anything but a card
All Crafts Challenge - anything but a card
Incy Wincy Designs strings and things [ 1 of 5]
My Craft Spot - anything but a card


  1. Wow - i just love this candle creation, the flower is just fantastic!

  2. very nice I like it! Great job on the flower. Thanks for joining us at Creative moments.

  3. Super flower which looks great with the candle. A lovely gift idea and a show stopper as a table decoration. Thankyou for sharing with us at Craft My Life challenge. Hugs Mrs A. (D.T.)

  4. love this candle love your flower too thanks for joining us at creative moments challenge xxx

  5. The candle is beautifully embellished, gorgeous flower. Thanks for joining us at The Sailing Pineapple.

  6. Beautiful flower on the candle. Thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations for the 100th challenge, be sure to come back for the next challenge. Hugs, Maja

  7. Love the layered look to this candle. Thanks for joining the Strings and Things challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.

  8. A gorgeous candle!Thanks for joining us at The Sailing Pineapple this week!

  9. What a lovely project! That flower is stunning! Thanks so much for joining us at My Craft Spot!!!

  10. Beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing your delightful crafting for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for July - hope to see you again soon. x

  11. Wow. What a beautiful idea, and the colours work so well together. Thanks for joining us again for the July challenge over at Craft for the Craic.


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