DIY branch candle holder

I made this based on a candle holder I saw at West Elm.

super simple:

find a branch.

trim/cut to size (make sure you lay it on a flat surface as you're cutting so that you can see how it will sit on the table when finished)

drill holes about 1/4" deep and the diameter of your candles.

spray w/ metallic spray paint.

NessieNoodle, Erica and 3 more people faved this
  • Lee Davenport 5y

    So cool! I bet you could even light the candles, put a drip where you want them and then stick the candle on with the warm wax.
  • Alicia 5y

    I've been wanting to do this with a big gnarled piece of driftwood for our downstairs fireplace that doesn't work.
  • shim + sons 5y

    you are too clever!! :)
  • lucie777 5y

    I love this! this is very pretty!
  • Erica 5y

    Amazing, this is a great DIY.
  • Teresa 5y

    I loved this in West Elm's catalog, your version is even better!
  • ninjagrl 5y

    very cool!
  • kitschcafe 5y

    awesome! love it!
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