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Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Design your own centerpiece for this Fourth of July. Create this easy to make decoration using a pillar candle. IFourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration - final chose an LED pillar candle so that I could enjoy it without having to worry about the candle wax melting onto my bow. Make a beautiful bow using the Mini Bowdabra with ruler.

Materials Needed:

  • LED Pillar Candle
  • Assorted Satin/Sheer Ribbon
  • Netted Tulle
  • Small silk flowers with beads
  • Mini Bowdabra w/Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire

Instructions:

1. Begin by gathering all the materials you will need to make this project.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

2. Wrap netted tulle and ribbon around the candle.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

3. To make the bow place the Hair Bow Tool & Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra. Cut 18″ of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold the wire in half. Place the wire into the Mini Bowdabra.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

4. Place the ribbon end into the Mini Bowdabra and fold and twist.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

5. Continue to fold and twist the ribbon to form additional loops. Finish with a final ribbon tail.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

6. Place a coordinating ribbon into the Mini Bowdabra and form a tail.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

7. Make several loops and cut a final tail. Add a small piece of ribbon into the center.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

8. Add some small silk flowers and scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

9. Thread the two wire ends through the loop and pull tightly.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

10. Remove the bow and knot the back with a wire.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

11. Use the wire to tie the bow to the candle. Spiral the remaining with a pencil to create fun ringlets.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

 

12. Display your Fourth of July pillar candle centerpiece as a decoration this holiday.

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Fourth of July Pillar Candle Centerpiece and Decoration

Craft Tutorial by Bowdabra Designer Sarah Forhan

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