Snazz up your reception tables with these DIY menu candles #Decor DIY#centerpiece#diy centerpiece#menu#non-floral centerpiece#tutorial November 30 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Catherine Clark Project and photos by the author Related Post DIY Mirror garland brings the pretty shinies to your ceremony An eagle-eyed reader spotted the mirror garland hanging in the trees behind Matt and Jescia's outdoor ceremony and demanded to know (okay, truth: politely and... Read more If you're not that chill with DIY, this ultra easy DIY menu candles project could be the one task you feel comfortable undertaking in your DIY wedding efforts. It takes about 20 minutes total and is pretty inexpensive, even if you need a ton of them. What you'll need for these menu candles: Clear glass jar candles (like these from Amazon, available at grocery and big box stores, too) 8.5 x 11" (standard letter size) paper, any color — I used translucent vellum for a snazzier look (this kind prints really well) Clear tape (this kind becomes almost invisible) That's it! You'll want to create your menu (or any design/writing you like) for centerpieces, signage, etc. in a word processing program, find a good font, and just print it out on your paper. Trim the paper to fit the height of the candles, then just wrap and tape. If you'd rather not use tape, you can also run a small line of glue to secure the edges. Will you be displaying a menu at your reception tables or just skipping that entirely? More easy wedding DIY: A felt succulents tutorial for all your rustic centerpieces, bouquets, and headpieces Are you into succulents and want them to last forever and ever and ever? I've got a DIY project for super easy felt succulents to make into a bouquet, as… Read More Get your daily dose of Offbeat AWESOME Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride’s Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Why dance when you can have a "first Rock Band song?" NEXT Groomsgirl rules you HAVE to live by Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Participate in this conversation via emailGet only replies to your comment, the best of the rest, as well as a daily recap of all comments on this post. No more than a few emails daily, which you can reply to/unsubscribe from directly from your inbox. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.