Autumn Candle Wrap


size: varies

Materials

  • Simple Stories Harvest Lane Collection Papers: Homespun, Splendor, Red Floral/Antique Dots, Bingo Cards/Yellow Floral
  • Simple Stories Harvest Lane Collection Cardstock Stickers: Expression, Fundamental
  • Maya Road White Button Trinket Pin
  • Melissa Frances Clear Rhinestone
  • My Mind’s Eye Red Gem Brads
  • Canvas Corp. Twine
  • Sage green pillar candle, 3”x6”

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, sponge dauber

Tools

  • Sewing machine and cream thread
  • Punches: EK Tools Large Maple Leaf, Fiskars Apron String Border
  • Brown ink pad
  • Adhesives: paper adhesive, foam tape, clear dots

Directions

  • 1. Cut 12”x3” strip of cream dot paper. Cut 1”x12” strip of striped paper; border punch bottom long edge. Sponge paper edges brown.
  • 2. Adhere striped strip to back bottom edge of dot strip. Machine-stitch edges of dot strip.
  • 3. Wrap strip around candle; secure ends with gem brads, pushing brads straight into candle.
  • 4. Using photo as guide, trim autumn bingo card. Adhere red floral tab sticker to top edge. Machine-stitch along bottom edge of tab; adhere to candle wrap.
  • 5. Wrap twine twice around candle, tying bow at front. Adhere rhinestone to flower center on tab sticker. Adhere “give thanks” sticker to bottom of bingo card.
  • 6. Punch leaf from green gingham paper; sponge edges brown. Machine-stitch vein lines in leaf; insert stick pin. Adhere punched leaf and brown leaf sticker to candle wrap with foam tape.
  • Tip
  • 1. Use brads to secure ends of candle wrap so it can be easily removed when candle is burning.

by Jill Cornell

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