Candles bring coziness to every space and décor, they warm it up easily, that’s why they are especially popular for decorating for holidays. Candles are necessary for Christmas décor, together with Christmas lights they will help you to create an ambiance. let’s see how to spruce up your candles for Christmas and how to display them in a festive way.
Wrapped Christmas Candles
Take usual pillar candles or votives and turn them into Christmas ones! Wrap them with burlap, twine, birch bark, plaid fabric, cable knit, some leaves or cinnamon sticks, secure that all with yarn or twine and add pinecones or jingle bells. If you are using such materials as birch bark, sticks or fabric, be careful because they can start burning.
Christmas Candle Displays And Lanterns
You can make your own Christmas lanterns using mason jars, faux snow, glitter, music sheets, paints of various kinds and shades and so on. Another idea I to take usual candles and display them in an eye-catching way, for example, on a tray filled with cranberries or pinecones, in a pot with moss and evergreens, in a large glass jar filled with pinecones and berries. Such a creative display will easily become a festive centerpiece for Christmas.