Teacup - Tealight Candle Holders

December 21st, 2008 in member junk     
JunkMama1 JunkMama1, member
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The display at the last flea market I attended.
Photo: Another tea cup, mounted on the bottom half of a glass candle holder

One thing I've learned from reading Junk Market books is pretty much anything can be turned into a candle holder!  With this in mind, I recently started creating Tea Cup Candle Holders out of the extra tea cups I've gathered and some sterling silver wine goublets, as well as, some glass candle bases I had in my junk collection.  They can either be used for tea lights, or I've also added inserts, so tapered candles can be added.  Let me know what you think of my new creations...

Pattern or design used: My own design - Urban Iron Art & Newtiques
posted in: member junk, cottage, candle holder, country, whimsical, shabby chic, tea cup, Candles

Comments (7)

Barbiegirl writes: Love this. I have been working on some items that I glue together, but they sometimes come apart, even tho the adhesive says it is for china, glass...Do you have any recommendations for a particular brand that works better, or am I not using it correctly? Posted: 5:37 am on January 28th
jojo1118 writes: very cute Posted: 6:14 pm on March 28th
gilswife writes: OOOOOH PRETTY!!!!! ........... Donna Posted: 4:58 pm on February 6th
JunkMama1 writes: Hi Wanda - go for it - I'm flattered! I'll look forward to seeing pictures of your creations...
Happy Junking,
Claudia Posted: 11:03 pm on January 13th
purple412 writes: Junkmama, love your teacup candle holders! Maybe cottagejunk would be a cute way to describe them. I've probably got some of these materials hiding out somewhere. Hope you don't mind if I make something similiar. You know what they say, imitation is the best form of flattery!
Wanda Posted: 10:59 pm on January 3rd
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Great thoughts to take away from the books. I love what you've created!

Candy Posted: 7:12 am on December 22nd
fellowjunker writes: Very, very pretty junkmama.........I love old teacups.
xojanis Posted: 11:25 pm on December 21st
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