Razor Shell Candle Project

shell-candle-projectSimple but effective, this razor shell candle looks beautiful when lit and takes only minutes to make!

You will need

Razor shells
Church candle
Natural cord/string

How to

  1. Cut a length of natural cordage long enough to tie around your candle with some to spare for working with.
  2. Lay razor shells outside surface down along the length of the cord until you have enough to go all the way around.razor shell candle project
  3. Lay the candle on top of the shells with the base level with the bottom of the shells.razor shell candle project
  4. Roll the candle along using the cordage to hold the shells in place.razor shell candle project
  5. Level up the shells with the base of the candle and make sure they are evenly spaced. razor shell candle project
  6. Tie an overhand knot to hold in place.razor shell candle project
  7. Trim off any excess cordage.razor shell candle project
  8. Place on a suitable surface before lighting.razor shell candle project


About Kirstie Adamson

Kirstie Adamson is a magazine & junkmail collage artist. Co-Founder of EcoCreate art & craft network and a passionate revamp crafter!


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