DIY: Fake candles for the holidays



  • LED tea light
  • Toilet roll
  • Glue gun
  • White spray paint
  • Newspaper


This is a fun project for anyone who wants to have the cozy atmosphere of candlelight at home, but does not want to light real candles.

Get started right away!

3 hoursDifficultyEasy

Step 1: Glue gun

Use the glue gun to apply "dripping candle grease" to the toilet roll.

Step 2: Spray paint

After the glue has dried up you can get started with the white paint!

Step 3: Fill with newspaper

Fill the toilet roll with newspaper so that you can place the LED tea light on top of it.

Step 4: Newspaper

This is what it looks like from above: leave a little space at the top.

Step 5: Ready!

Tadaaa! Your fake candles are ready, now enjoy delicious festive holidays!

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