DIY Burlap Wrapped Candle Holders

by katie
It’s finally time to start thinking about bringing out those Fall decorations and start those Fall crafts. The first one of the season for me is this simple candle holder project. I recently saw something similar online and thought that they would be a great accent in my living room. 

You can purchase all of the items required to make these at the Dollar Tree which makes it an inexpensive craft as well as easy. 

What you will need:
  • Burlap Ribbon
  • Contrasting Decorative Ribbon
  • Glass Candle Holders
  • Glue Gun
  • Scissors



Instructions:
1.
Start by placing a thin line of glue on the glass and lightly press on the burlap. Wrap the burlap snug around the container until you get to the seam. Cut and glue. There are two ways you can put the burlap on. You can either fold it in half and glue it around the middle or use the burlap to cover the entire glass. I opted to cover it all. (Although I may change it to see how it looks another time.)
2.
Cut your ribbon to the length you want. I like to cut a little bit more than I need so I play with it and get the bow just right and trim off what I don’t use. Make sure that the ribbon is even and place a small dot of glue on the ribbon and glue to the seam.
3.
After tying the ribbon in a bow, place another dot of glue behind the knot to keep it in place.
4.
Make sure that there aren’t pieces of burlap sticking up. After all, there will be candles in there!
More Like This:




Stay in the loop!

You may also like

Leave a Comment

* By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website.

13 comments

Faith, Love and Lipstick August 26, 2015 - 11:17 am

Those are so cute, I think I'll make some this fall too! 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

Reply
Kate Lynn September 1, 2015 - 11:34 am

Thank you!

Reply
Kelli August 26, 2015 - 2:43 pm

What a really great, simple way to update a candle holder! Pretty!

Reply
Kate Lynn September 1, 2015 - 11:34 am

Thanks!

Reply
Clearissa Coward August 26, 2015 - 3:58 pm

Very cute and I love the fact they are inexpensive as well. I am going to make a few as well.

Reply
Em Bee August 28, 2015 - 10:31 pm

I'm here from dear creative's link party 🙂 This is such an adorable fall decor idea. I'll have to try it- I've decided that this year I'm going to try to make some decorations and really savor my favorite season! I love that it's so simple to make but the product looks so elegant. Brilliant!

Reply
Kate Lynn September 1, 2015 - 11:35 am

Thank you, Em! It was a lot of fun to make and it does allow you to savor the season. 🙂 This is probably my favorite time of year as well!

Reply
Anita Gregersen August 29, 2015 - 2:56 am

This is such an adorable idea!! Thanks for sharing on That Friday Blog Hop!

Reply
ChampagneDIY September 1, 2015 - 11:44 am

Such a great fall decoration idea! Thanks for sharing!

Reply
Made In a Day September 1, 2015 - 7:02 pm

Pretty & simple Project! Love that Dahlia Wreath too! Thank you so much for linking up to Merry Monday this week! I am sharing your post today on my G+ We hope to see you next week for another great party! Have a great week!
Best,
Kim

Reply
Patti @ Pandoras Box September 1, 2015 - 11:34 pm

Simple and Chic!! A quick and inexpensive way to dress up a simple votive!

Reply
Beverly Roderick September 4, 2015 - 3:32 pm

These are very pretty. I love the bow accent. Thanks for sharing on Snickerdoodle Sunday!

Reply
Emily Wilson September 30, 2015 - 6:45 pm

I love finding things at the Dollar Tree to decorate with. These turned out really pretty!

Reply

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

X