Do it yourself

Flower power candles made with Nutella® jars

Looking for an idea to decorate your home creatively? With LED lights and a little inspiration you can create a unique atmosphere with these floral themed candle holders. All you need is an empty jar of Nutella® to use as a lantern, a LED candle and lots of colourful flowers.

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Do it Yourself Home ideas. Nutella® Flower power candle

WHAT IS NEEDED

1 empty Nutella® jar

Leaves or flowers

Flower press or books

Decoupage glue

Brush

LED tealight

Sand

METHOD

Do it Yourself Home ideas. Nutella® Flower Power Candle: step 1
STEP 1

Press the flowers or leaves in the flower press until they are completely dry. This may take a few days.
Alternatively you can use books to press them.

Do it Yourself Home ideas. Nutella® Flower Power Candle: step 2
STEP 2

Apply the decoupage glue sparingly to the points on the outside of the jar where you are going to position the flowers. Use the size of your flowers as a guide.

Do it Yourself Home ideas. Nutella® Flower Power Candle: step 3
STEP 3

Position each flower in turn onto the jar and carefully brush with the decoupage glue.

Tip: When brushing the glue on, work from the inside outwards, to prevent creases and wrinkles in your flowers.

Do it Yourself Home ideas. Nutella® Flower Power Candle: step 4
STEP 4

Cover the bottom of the jar with sand and then place the tealight inside. Your flower power candle holder is finished!

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Did you know?

The glass jar you're about to upcycle is already made on average with 30%* recycled material.

*yearly average calculated according to Ferrero's supplier declarations.

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