DIY Lotus Tea Light Candle Holder

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SUPPLIES NEEDED:

  • Disposable Fruit Cup Container
  • Disposable Plastic Spoons (color optional, I bought mine at Dollar Tree)
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Hot Glue Sticks
  • Tea Light Candle
  • Razor Blade

Start by plugging in and warming up your hot glue gun. Next break your plastic spoons off at the handle. I used a razor blade to make an indent on the back of the spoon, and then snapped it with my fingers. It made a decently clean break after that.

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This is with two layers of spoons glued on.

 

Start gluing your spoons nearest the top of your candle holder, facing up. Go around in a circle, until you can start on your next layer of spoons. Overall, mine came out with three and a half layers of spoons. Once you get to the bottom, if it comes out uneven, just use some extra hot glue to make an even surface.

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After your bottom is all cool, you now have a new re-purposed lotus candle holder that is retro and mod to enjoy! This project took about an hour all together. Thanks All!

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