DIY Floating Candle Holder

DIY Floating Candle Holder

diy candle holder

Crafting is one of my favorite things to you any time of the year. But I would have to say that crafting around the holidays and in summer are my 2 favorite times to craft. During the holidays for obvious reasons, and during summer so that my daughter can join me. One thing my daughter loves is candles of any kind. So we thought it would be fun to make a new candle holder for her. This DIY Floating Candle Holder would look great on a mantle, coffee table, or even as a centerpiece for a wedding or event! The best part? Everything you need to make these can be found at the dollar tree! This whole project cost me $3 to make. Cool right? Let’s check it out!

Here is how you make this DIY Floating Candle Holder:

candle holder needs


You Will Need:

  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Jewel Pebbles
  • Tea Lights
  • Small Fish Bowl
  • Taper Candle Holder

DIY floating candle holder

First, Heat up your glue gun and glue around the top of your candle holder. 

candle holder steps

Next, glue the top of your candle holder to the bottom of the fish bowl. Push firmly to set and turn back right side up. (Can you see how easy it is yet!?)

floating candle holder

Then, grab your glass pebbles and pour them into your bowl. Add water and let the pebbles settle. I love the look of the pebbles with the water, so pretty!  

floatin candle holder


Finally, add your candle and that’s it! In just 3 easy steps you have a beautiful DIY Floating Candle Holder! I love crafts that are easy to make and pretty. If you have a dollar tree near you you really have a treasure trove of goodies that you can use to craft! Do you enjoy crafting? What are your favorite things to make? Let me know! I love finding out new ideas! 

While you’re here check out my other gift ideas that you can make yourself. Agate Coasters DIY,DIY Floating Candle HOlder, DIY Starburst Mirror, DIY Lemon painted tea towels, DIY upcycled flower vase, diy jewelled candle holder, Abby’s homemade bath bombs, Christmas word search, Deco mesh curly wreath for Christmas, Christmas worksheets for kids and budgeting sheets for saving for Christmas, Lotion to make and give as gifts, Vanilla Goats milk soap diy, and Snowman craft from a creamer bottle!

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