Thursday, 9 November 2017

Makeover Candle Gift Project - Bubbly Funk DT

Happy Thursday!

I hope you're all keeping snug and warm.  I'm definitely feeling the cold but my Mum thinks I may have an iron deficiency as she claims it's not that cold!!!!  

I'm on the Bubbly Funk blog today with a makeover project using the November Bubbly Funk Through The Letterbox.  I adore candles and use them a great deal at home as I like both the scent and the atmosphere they create.


I recently bought a few candles which smell divine but don't look very interesting so I decided to give one a makeover as a gift for a friend. 



For the lid, I die cut a white glitter base and added skeleton leaves and chipboard hearts from the box.  I used a couple of poinsettia from my stash and glittered the tips.  I threaded twine through the poinsettia and a white bell, adding beads to the bottom.


For the side of the tin I used the striped material from the box.  I found I could manipulate it so well as it didn't crease and gave a lovely clean look.  I adhered it with double sided tape and used that for the pom pom ribbon as well.

I hope you've enjoyed my project.  You'll find more information and inspiration on the Bubbly Funk page HERE where you can also purchase your November Through The Letterbox.

I may see you again tomorrow but it all depends if I get my project completed - it's been a mad week so far and it's not over yet!

Shabneez

Products Used:
Material, Pom Pom Ribbon, Skeleton Leaves, White Bell and Beads from the Bubbly Funk November Through The Letterbox
Everything else from my stash


17 comments:

  1. Hi I love how you have decorated this candle it is just so pretty. I think it is cold too. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Fabulous project Shabneez! So pretty!
    Laine
    x

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  3. Gorgeous project and love the decoration.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. The strung Pom Pom adds lovely touch. Sylvia x

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  5. Beautiful project Shabneez, would make perfect gifts.
    Pam x

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  6. Now the candle looks divine too. Love those embellishments x

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  7. Fabulous transformation of a plain candle, such gorgeous colours especially like the skeleton leaves and the white bell used for the flower center.

    Sylv xx

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  8. So prettily decorated Shabneez, it’s lovely!
    Janice x

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  9. This is TOO awesome. Loving how you made over this cute candle. Great project

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  10. Brilliant new look on the candle tin Shebneez...love the colours together....great project...Joolsx

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  11. Great upcycling - your friend will love this gift!!
    xx

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  12. This is fabulous Shabneez, such a wonderful gift - so pretty.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  13. Absolutely fabulous Shanbneez x

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  14. What a gift, turned a plain tin into something really special!

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  15. I thought I'd already commented, sorry!
    I Love this little project, it looks fantastic and would make a stunning gift. You clever sausage

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  16. Absolutely stunning project Shabneez- it is such a clever idea. Cathy x

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