DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder

Besides baking, crafting is one of our favorite holiday pastimes. This DIY cinnamon stick candle holder is an easy, fun, and functional holiday craft to make tonight. Keep it for yourself as a festive decoration that’ll make your space smell spicy-sweet, or gift it to a loved one. Here’s a step-by-step guide to making your own.

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder


  • Pillar candle (we recommend choosing a holiday scent and color)
  • Hot glue gun
  • Ribbon
  • Bundle of large cinnamon sticks

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder Instructions:

  1. Begin by applying a dab of glue along a cinnamon stick.

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder

  1. Next, apply the cinnamon stick to the candle. Repeat until you’ve covered the candle.

DIY Cinnamon Stick Candle Holder

  1. Tie a ribbon around the candle for a festive touch — and to keep everything in place.
  2. Spruce it up with some seasonal extras like winter berries, pine cones, or evergreen sprigs.

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