In ancient times, candles are the only source of light. But when electricity has been invented, candles are still in use. A romantic dinner is one activity that makes the best use of candles. And when talking about candles, we should also discuss their holders.
If candle holders were made of metal then, they are made of anything now. You can even make it yourself. And when you have scheduled for a candlelight dinner at your house, below are some holders that you can create.
1. Coffee Beans Candles
Do you want to know how to make an easiest and effortless holder? All materials lay in your kitchen. To make one, you need to prepare some coffee beans and cups. The number of those cups depends on the number of candles you use. You need one cup for one candle.
Place the tea light candles inside the cups. The cups and candles should be at the same height. Then fill the empty space with coffee beans. Can you smell the warm, earthy, and nutty aroma of the roasted beans? There you go.
2. Citrus Candles
Are you a fan of citrus? If so, then creating a candle holder is an easy task. All you need to have are some orange peels and cloves. Does it sound familiar? Yes, it will look like a pomander.
Arrange several candles on a decorative plate. Cover them with peels and pin some cloves. While the candles let out some light, the combination of orange peels and cloves scents the room. That’s a romantic dinner for you.
3. Watery Flower Candles
Another easy DIY holder falls onto watery flower candles. It looks sophisticated, feminine, and romantic. Create these by preparing some tall cocktail glasses and some colorful flowers. You can use flower petals or stemmed flowers.
Put those flowers in the glasses and fill them with clear water. Then put a tea light candle in each glass. When you light the candles, the natural hue of those red, violet and other colors of flowers creates a romantic vibe.Never get short of candle holders idea again.