Easy DIY: Turn Those Corks into Candles

Easy DIY: Turn Those Corks into Candles

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Tara Bellucci
Oct 17, 2013

There are a million and one things to do with saved wine corks, but we've never seen this one before. Turn those party leftovers into party mood setters with this super easy DIY.

Victoria from A Subtle Revelry soaked natural corks in acetone alcohol (found in the first aid section of pharmacies) and then lit them. Results: anywhere from 2 to 20 minutes of corky candlelight. A fun project, but not exactly a reliable light source, so have other candles handy.

Read more at A Subtle Revelry.

(Image: Jocelyn Noel Photography/A Subtle Revelry)

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