Party Junk 216 – Salvaged Junk Christmas Candles

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Wow… it has been a busy week! With two major events (Christmas Junkers United and 12 Days of Christmas), things have been hopping around here.

And so has the net! These amazing, inspiring salvaged junk Christmas candles really spoke to me this weekend, so here are a few of my favourites…

Cider bottle Christmas candles by Songbird

Cider bottle Christmas candles – Songbird

Marianne had her work cut out for her when she needed these bottles for this gorgeous candle project for 12 Days of Christmas. Read her inspiring, hilarious adaption on how it all went down. Literally.

Nature inspired mason jar candles by Songbird

Nature inspired mason jar Christmas candle – Songbird

When nature and mason jars team up, this is what transpires. Simple perfection.

Repurposed Christmas Baking Tins Candle Holders by Knick of Time

Repurposed Baking Tins Christmas centrepiece – Knick of Time Interiors

Angie has been at it again with her amazingly staged creations. These vintage baking tins on a signed board are adorable!

Ball Mason Jars in Coke Crate Christmas Candles by Hymns and Verses

Mason jar Coke crate Christmas candles – Hymns & Verses

Doreen’s inspiring Christmas home tour will have you gasping! Part of that tour was this adorable mason jar in a coke crate display. Isn’t it perfect on an aqua table surface? Also so in LOVE with the mix of greens and the sand in the jars. So stunning!

Repurposed Chicken Feeder Candle holder via Knick of Time

Chicken feeder Christmas candle centrepiece – Knick of Time Interiors

When Angie won this chicken feeder at an auction, she realized it would be the perfect size for candles. A few clay pots and evergreen cuttings later, this was the outcome. Year around stunning!

Nature inspired firewood log Christmas candle centrepiece via

Firewood Christmas candle centrepiece

When my brother handed me some firewood, I couldn’t bear to burn it! So I created this log candle centrepiece instead. And you won’t believe what the rusty stand and base are…

Industrial metal cloth Christmas candle display - Breida with a B

Industrial metal cloth Christmas candle display – Breida with a B

Challenge Breida to pull off a salvaged junk creation, and she whips up this masterpiece out of a reclaimed board, and metal cloth. Yes, she hand made that metal basket. The link offers an outstanding tutorial.

Stacked gear Christmas tree tealights via

 Stacked gear Christmas tree tea lights – Funky Junk Interiors

Today is not only Party Junk day, it’s also Day 6 of 12 Days of Christmas! And these stacked gears Christmas tree tea lights are today’s contribution! Click the link above to “visit all the different personalities…”

Have you created any salvaged junk Christmas candle creations this year?

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20 thoughts on “Party Junk 216 – Salvaged Junk Christmas Candles

  1. Oh, I’m loving those stacked gears! I linked up the first stage of my decorating this year in my bathroom, of all places. Also have a candle in there that i covered with birch bark for my parents tree…love it!

    Thanks for letting me party over here with you:-)


  2. I don’t have any junky Christmas candle posts?? Guess I need to light more candles…I forget my kids are old enough to be around candles now 🙂 Thanks for hosting…I linked up a couple things in Home Décor. Have a great weekend! Laurel

  3. I love what you do. I wish I could visit and meet you and see your creations. You absolutely inspire and intrigue me. Thanks for hosting the parties and for sharing your creativity.

    Shannon ~

  4. Definitely checking out how to make that metal mesh basket. Oh junk love, what will you all come up with next?! PS Those pinecones on your stacked Christmas gears are so cool looking!

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