With an old candle around the house and a $1.25 trip to a thrift store for an old tea cup and saucer, I decided to make my own holiday presents for minimal cost, time and effort. I

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With some warm water, an empty and rinsed can of beans, a candle and something to break a candle will get you started on this project.
violingirl8 months ago

Instead of teacups I used some containerss I found at the trift store.

violingirl11 months ago

The tea cup candle looks so pretty and it is so simple to make. This would be great for a tea party and is such a great gift.

Thank you for making such a great instructable!!!

linrodann2 years ago
fiddy52 years ago
Nice, I like this. I hope to make one soon.