These DIY Shell Candles are made from melted wax pellets and wicks. You can also make these candles from tea lights – just take the wick out of the tealight and attach it to the shell, then melt the wax from the tea light and pour.
Make a soy wax and bayberry DIY Good Luck Bayberry Candle. In Colonial times it was thought that burning a bayberry candle on Christmas Eve (some say Christmas day and New Year’s Eve) would draw luck and good fortune.
Package these with this traditional saying:
This bayberry candle comes from a friend
so on Christmas eve burn it down to the end.
For a bayberry candle burned to the socket,
will bring joy to the heart and gold to the pocket.
This DIY Crochet Lantern is the most popular pattern on Moois Van M(i)’s site, and has been translated in English.
These DIY Candle Lanterns are made from air dry clay and lit by LED tea lights.