Wedding centerpieces: flowers with floating candles

Using vases for wedding centerpieces


My daughter is getting married next year and as soon as she was engaged we began pinning all of our ideas.  With her in California, her future sis-n-law up north, and her sister and me in Kansas–this was the perfect way to share ideas.

We 3 are the ones in the family that enjoy crafting, so we get the joy of making things for the wedding.

One thing I saw were centerpieces made with flowers, stones and floating candles.  I started pricing all of this out and was shocked to learn that one small floating candle could cost $1.50 a piece.  Add a nice glass container, artificial flowers and some rocks and these little puppies wouldn’t be cheap.  It wouldn’t be so bad to make a couple, but for centerpieces it could sure add up.

I was pretty sure I could find a way to do this cheaper, so I…

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