Sunday, December 11, 2011

Christmas Candles

I'm a big fan of Carol over at The Answer is Chocolate.  She is a crafting wizard and I love to see what's she's come up with.  At some point...and I think it was last year, she decorated some Dollar Store candles and I just loved them.

I finally got a chance to try some myself.  After some trial and error (error meaning scraping off the previous attempt and starting over), I made a few that I really liked.  They are not nearly as wonderful as Carol's, but I'm still happy with them.

Here's my final versions:

This was a fun Christmas project.  My next project entails me pulling out the sewing machine the girls got me last Christmas.  I'm a little nervous, but excited by the possibilities.


  1. Those are really cute! and pretty! I've not done much crafting lately! I want to--just been too busy!!!! :-) TFS!

  2. Linda! These turned out great. I'm so glad you made some of these :)

  3. You constantly amaze me with your talent. I love the candles. I wish you would have posted pictures of the candles the boys decorated. Love Mom