How To Use Old Doilies To Make Beautiful Candleholders

However, if you have old doilies from Grandma or if you just love them and would like to find a way to incorporate them into your home decor, consider using them to make gorgeous candleholders. Supplies for Making Doily Candleholders Old doilies Glass vases suitable for holding candles (vases need to be deep enough that the candle will be at least two inches below the top of the container) Hot glue Buttons, pearls, tulle, ribbon and other decorative elements for embellishing Instructions for Making Doily Candleholders The doilies will be wrapped around the glass container. The easiest way to do this so that you put the doily on evenly is to start at the middle of the doily. Arrange the doily on the vase so that it doesnt reach below the bottom of the vase. Do not worry if it is taller than the candle. Start by gluing from the center bottom of the doily. Use a dot of glue to fix the center edge of the doily to the bottom of the vase. Carefully and evenly stretching your doily, continue to glue the center of the doily along the length of the vase.
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