One of my favorite things to make with Mod Podge is candles. Here are some I've made before:
I got the idea to decoupage candles from one of my favorite bloggers, Manuela at The Pleasures of Homemaking. If you'd like to see how I make my candles, you can read about them here.
Up to now, I've made all my decoupaged candles with napkins. I've taken pretty paper napkins and decoupaged them onto plain pillar candles. But now that autumn is approaching (thank goodness), I wanted something a bit warmer and chunkier--a little more fallish, if you know what I mean. The solution?
I simply used Mod Podge to attach a length of burlap to a pillar candle, and look:
I added a bit of raffia to each candle just for fun. I'm happy with the finished product--I think they look very fallish!
If you want to see lots of cool Mod Podge creations, visit the CSI Project this week!
And to see what everyone's been up to this week, check out the Weekend Bloggy Reading link-up over at Amanda's!