2-Minute Butterfly & Flower Candle Holders

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Two minutes are all you need to make this set of 4 lovely butterfly and flower candle holders! Can DIY get any easier?

I LOVE vintage illustrations of flowers and butterflies, so I composed 4 designs with both!

And of course, you can download them for free at the end to make your own beautiful frosted luminaries! ! =)

Remember these DIY dimensional paper flower lanterns? 

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Well, today’s DIY is even easier, and just as pretty!

Materials:

  • glasses with straight sides: we used 11-ounce clear glasses that measure  3 1/2″ tall x 3 1/4″ in diameter.
  • vellum paper
  • Double sided tape, or clear tape
  • in addition , we will use  LED tealight candles to make them glow

Step 1:

Print out the designs on 8.5×11 paper, and cut them to match the height of the glasses.

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Step 2:

Wrap them around each glass and secure with tape.

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Step 3:

Put a LED tea candle in it!

…. That’s it?!?

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Here are the free designs for you to download! 

And more free vintage printables and fresh designs to download and create with-

Vintage French flower and vegetable seed packets free download!

Make wall art from Free printable vintage French seed packets and scrap wood! | A piece of rainbow blog

And make your own designer switch plates with these free printable designs!

DIY: Make Designer Switch Plates - A Piece Of Rainbow

Happy creating!

21 Comments

  1. Hi there. So… are the flowers actually printed onto the vellum?

    I can’t see any instructions stating this.Did your glass come with the gold rim?

    Cheers

    • hi ava, yes the flowers are printed onto the vellum. the gold rim is the reflection of the candlelight, but that is a great idea, i might paint them gold! 🙂

  2. Hi, I am not able to find the vintage flower and butterfly download to make the tealight candle holders. I have been a subscriber for some time now.

  3. I joined several months ago. I went to get the free download and nothing happens. It take me to a page wanting me to join. How do I get the free downloads?

  4. Hi!
    I am a subscriber but I followed the steps to obtain the printables for the candles and I didn’t work. I didn’t get a confirmation email either (I checked all my folders too). Can you please send me a link?
    Thank you!

    • hi troy, thanks for the great question! i have found that vellum is hard to glue together, but if you could give it a try, or, if you don’t need the “frosted” look of vellum, regular paper will work with mod podge. =)

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