9 DIY Halloween Candles That Add A Spooky Touch

9 diy halloween candles to add a spooky touch cover

Halloween isn’t that far, and it’s high time to decide on the décor you gonna use. Candles are amazing to create a mysterious and scary ambience, so they are ideal for using them for Halloween décor, too. But Halloween candles can’t be usual, right? If you don’t feel like using ordinary black candles for Halloween décor, take a look at the tutorials below and craft something to personalize your décor.

The first tutorial is about decorating existing candles and not crafting your own ones. Just buy tall glass candles and then decorate them with images printed on translucent paper – choose anything you like and what matches your décor theme and style. Use the tutorial to find out how to attach these images to the candles and enjoy the stylish and scary look!

DIY spooky candles with skulls and bones (via todayscreativelife.com)

DIY spooky candles with skulls and bones (via todayscreativelife.com)

Bloody candles look scary and immediately create a proper ambience wherever you place them. How to make such scary candles? Just take usual pillar ones and decorated them with red wax that mimics dripping blood and looks totally ghoulish. Create a whole arrangement of these candles on your table and it will be a nice decoration for every space of your home.

DIY bloody Halloween candles with red wax (via gina-michele.com)

DIY bloody Halloween candles with red wax (via gina-michele.com)

Candy corns are traditional sweets for Halloween, and you can make them as candles to decorate your party spaces. Votive candles are versatile, everyone loves them and they can be given as gifts or used for décor. Add a little festive flair to your Halloween décor with these candles and you can also add a sweet smell to the candles for a better impression.

DIY candy corn votives for Halloween (via library.rusticescentuals.com)

DIY candy corn votives for Halloween (via library.rusticescentuals.com)

Here’s an unusual idea of a Halloween candle – tortured candles! These are simple and neutral candles decorated with nails – they look really outstanding and such a craft is super easy to realize. The only problem is that upon lighting the candles will melt and the nails will fall but that’s not an issue, just place them right.

DIY tortured candles for Halloween (via mottesblog.blogspot.com)

DIY tortured candles for Halloween (via mottesblog.blogspot.com)

Don’t have much time to craft Halloween candles? Then take some simple tall candles in glass and decorate them with paper bats or spiders! It’s a very easy and fast craft, which can be realized by kids, too, or you can DIY them together to spend some quality time. Get inspired!

DIY stamped black candles for Halloween (via tellloveandparty.com)

DIY stamped black candles for Halloween (via tellloveandparty.com)

Looking for a simple and stylish craft for Halloween? Here it is! Usual pillar candles are decorated with black skulls and bats, though you may choose any images you like. Read the tutorial to find out how to print out these images on your usual and plain candles.

DIY printed Halloween candles in black and white (via www.wineandglue.com)

DIY printed Halloween candles in black and white (via www.wineandglue.com)

These cool candles with Black Magic words are amazing and chic – you can easily make them of soy wax and give them any color that you like. Here it’s teal but you can try crimson, purple, navy, black and many other colors. Add words you like and style your space with these candles!

DIY Halloween witch candles (via www.acharmingproject.com)

DIY Halloween witch candles (via www.acharmingproject.com)

How to create a bold and cool Halloween candle without spending much time? Of course, take a usual tall candle in glass and decorate it however you want, and this tutorial will tell you how to spray paint it. This project is about spray painting your candle to give it a candy corn look, make some bold and fun candles very fast and without much effort.

DIY easy candy corn candles for Halloween (via www.wineandglue.com)

DIY easy candy corn candles for Halloween (via www.wineandglue.com)

Whether it’s Halloween or the Zombie Apocalypse, this craft has got you covered! These are brain-shaped candles, fun, whimsy and cool! And you can use the exact same steps in this tutorial with any silicone ice cube tray or mold to produce candles appropriate for all other times and events, too.

DIY brain candles using an ice cube tray (via tallystreasury.com)

DIY brain candles using an ice cube tray (via tallystreasury.com)