These chalkboard-paint candles can be made with mason jars, baby food jars, or any other jars you have in your house. Get the how-to via @Alex Leichtman Heart Love Weddings >>
Cinnamon Candles or - for a teacher - surround with something else
Make your own 50-hour candles for less than 2 dollars a piece. you can even add scents and color. All natural soy even.