tealights inside glass ornaments.  Get the new LED lights that will flicker like a candle does. Plus no wax to clean up.

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Wine/beer Bottle Centerpiece

A beer bottle with twine and two fake cala Lillie's in it, with another shorter bottle (not sure what yet) that we can paint. Rope around all three. Another alternative is just the wine and beer bottle with a small picture frame with a photo of us.

wine bottle centerpieces

DIY Wine Bottle Vases - Used this at a garden party bridal shower. Add monograms to the corks for the new bride. Used clear bottles too and used ribbons to coordinate with party colors.

Cut up (or tear) pieces of colored tissue paper and dip them into a mixture of half white glue and half water. Smooth the tissue paper onto the outsides of mason jars and let them dry. Add a candle inside each jar and light several for a beautiful display.

Catching Fairies with Mason Jars. Cover the outside of the jars with various amounts of tissue paper. Then light a candle on the inside. Great for a summers night. Better effect with more mason jars!

Strawberry Rosemary Sangria - mason jar cocktails are perfect for hike-in weddings. Mix the drinks in each jar, screw the caps down tight, put 'em in a backpack with ice packs, and hike 'em in!!! Yum.

Strawberry Rosemary Sangria - mason jar cocktails are perfect for hike-in weddings. Mix the drinks in each jar, screw the caps down tight.

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Floating Candle Centerpiece

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Sounds like a great party idea for older kids!    Fairies in a jar.  DIRECTIONS:  1. Cut a glow stick and shake the contents into a jar. Add diamond glitter  2. Seal the top with a lid.  3. Shake. (fairy dust glitter found at Joann's Fabrics) “Be sure to read the warning on the back of the glowstick package. The ones I used were nontoxic but will stain clothes. Also, I used glowstick necklaces with the thought that it would be easier to cut than a thick glow stick.”

HOWTO make fairies in a jar By Cory Doctorow at pm Wednesday, Feb 8 FAKE = Combine glowstick gunk and diamond glitter in a sealed jar and shake -- voila, fairies! = FAKE It's a fake. Same idea: glowstick gunk in jar (no Glitter).

orange Jello Shots

Jello Shots: Cut an orange (lemon or lime) in Half & gut it. Mix Jello shot cup hot water,box o cup various liquors) stir til dissolved .Add Jello mix Jello mix to half shell & refrig for 3 hrs. Or more : Once solid ,slice & serve

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