06/14/2013 04:46 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

8 Votive Crafts That Take Candles To The Next Level (PHOTOS)

When it comes to creating a glamorous ambience on the cheap, there's nothing like candlelight. Just a few can have a big impact on a room's overall atmosphere. But one thing you might overlook is the holder. While we are a fan of simple glass jars, they are also "blank canvases" that have plenty of potential for furthering a mood. Need proof? Look no further than these eight votive crafts.

1. Mod Scandinavian Votives
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Credit: How About Orange

2. Mason Jar Candle Chandelier
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Credit: Beth B/Home Talk

3. DIY Painted Candle Holder
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Credit: Once Wed

4. Sweet DIY Votive
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Credit: Fellow Fellow

5. Rustic Votive Made Of Sticks
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Credit: Cristina for Fossil Life Style Blog

6. Ice Lantern Candle Holder
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Credit: Ordinary Life Magic

7. Epsom Salt Luminary Candle Holder
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Credit: Crafts by Amanda

8. DIY Lace Candle Holder
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Credit: By Wilma

For more brilliant projects and ideas, flip through our Craft Of The Day slideshow below.

Craft Of The Day

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