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Thursday, September 24, 2009

Candle Craze

Joining up with Kimba again to celebrate the DIY spirit.

 I can't get enough of candles. I love them all--all sizes, colors, fragrances, styles; you get the point. I saw something very similar to this little number out in a store. It was great EXCEPT for the price. So I decided I could replicate it.

I just found the candle holder, candle, and cross at HL for 50% off. I had already purchased the beaded strings earlier at some craft shop just because I loved them so much

Then I added some dazzling jewels to the cross and finished it off with some wide pretty ribbon. The photo is not top quality here but the ribbon actually has cute little gold beads also.


  1. How clever and creative! I just love it when an idea gives birth to something worth a photo.

    Be blessed,

  2. This is so pretty and thank you, you have given me an idea.
    Bless you.

  3. Your creativity is showing. Good job!

    Thanks for poppin' in and visiting my blog. In the words of Granny Clampett, " ya'll come back now, ya hear!" God bless

  4. What a delightfully simple craft idea! Thanks for sharing with us.

  5. Hi Diana,

    What a beautiful candle idea! I love it!
    I'm so happy to meet you and loved my visit here.
    Have a wonderful day!

  6. love your candle...so pretty.
    i love candles, too...but i don't get to sit out as many as i would like due to hubby having 'smell' allergies.
    when he's out of town, i bring out my 'smellies' :)

  7. So glad you stopped by my blog today...I love meeting new folks (bloggers) :) Your blog is so pretty..I love your design! Have been looking through - and just love your blog for recipes..I'm always looking for inspiration! Good cook, I am not! Will definitely return for a visit -

  8. Diana, This candle creation is beautiful! Thank you for your encouragement.

  9. What a very pretty candle holder- great job!


  10. Beautiful! You should sell these...You could make a killin'. I love it!

  11. LOVE your pretty candle!! Great job... It looks like it cost you lots of money:)