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39 DIY Candle Holders and Candles

By: Melissa Conner, Editor of

Stamped CandlesYou won't believe how easy it is to make your own candles!  With these 39 DIY Candle Holders and Candles, you'll be able to redecorate any room in your home in no time.  Also great for weddings and dinner parties, these DIY candle holders and DIY candle ideas can add a nice ambiance to your indoor or outdoor decor.

Even if you don't want to make your own candles, you can give a decorative look to store-bought candles with our collection of Candle Decorating ideas.  These simple projects teach you how to add a simple candle cover or embellishment to large pillar candles to make them stand out as a decorative and intricate part of your decorations.

We also have some great DIY candle holders that are perfect for parties and weddings.  Help your candle display stand out with these decorative candle holders that are sure to please everyone.  They also make great party favors for weddings, birthday parties, or baby showers.

Make your room glow with these 39 DIY Candle Holders and Candles!


39 DIY Candle Holders and Candles Table of Contents

Homemade Candles

DIY Candle Holders

Candle Decorating

Holiday and Christmas Candles


Homemade Candles

Making your own candles is so easy and fun.  Not only is this a cost-effective and fun way to decorate your home, but handmade candles also make great gifts for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and even party favors for bridal and baby showers.  You can easily add fragrance to any of these candles, or leave them unscented if someone in your home has sensitive allergies.

Rolled Beeswax Candles

  1. DIY Soy Candles
  2. Taper Candles
  3. Handmade Tealights
  4. 3-Wick Feather Candle
  5. Rolled Beeswax Candles
  6. Lemon Candles
  7. Floating Candles
  8. Easy Handmade Candles
  9. Layered Wax Candles
  10. Color Streak Candles
  11. Dipped Candles
  12. Grubby Candles
  13. Ice Candles
  14. Wax Art Candles
  15. Snowball Winter Candle
  16. Sand Candles
  17. How to Clean Metal Tealight Holders


DIY Candle Holders

Give solid-colored candles a little color and style with these cute DIY candle holders.  Great for using indoors and out, these candle holders and bases can help take your home decor to a whole different level.  Use these cute candle holders in your bathroom or living room to help keep candles safe and secure when lit.

Seashell Candle Rings

  1. Faux Stone Candle Display
  2. Glass Mosaic Candlestick Holders
  3. Amish Shaded Candle Holder
  4. Seashell Candle Rings
  5. Blue and Silver Candle Holders
  6. Candle Pedestals
  7. Amish Leaf Candle Holder
  8. Clay Medallion Candleholder
  9. Porcelain Votive Holder


Candle Decorating

Do you have some store bought candles that are just too bland and boring to use?  Spice them up with these clever Candle Decorating ideas.  With colorful slip covers and embellishments, you can turn a simple pillar candle into something decorative and elegant.  These decorated candles make great wedding gifts for the couple-to-be, and also are great for those who are purchasing their very first home.

Home Blessing Candle

  1. Special Decorative Candle
  2. Dream Candle
  3. Home Blessing Candle
  4. DIY Vintage Candles
  5. Bead and Fiber Candle Decor
  6. Stamped Candles
  7. Easy Candle Slip Covers


Holiday and Christmas Candles

Get your home in the spirit of the holidays with these Holiday and Christmas candles.  With clever candles to use for Easter, Christmas, and Thanksgiving, these holiday-themed candles can add light and decoration to your tablescape or room decor.  These candles would also be great hostess gifts if you're traveling during the holiday season.

Harvest Painted Candle

  1. Easter Egg Candle
  2. Holiday Candle Wrap
  3. Holiday Candle Holders
  4. Glitter Leaf Candle Ring
  5. Harvest Candle
  6. Fall Harvest Candle
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