Morex Harvest Candlelight Centerpiece

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by Morex Design Team

Morex Harvest Candlelight Centerpiece

The rich colors of autumn are reflected in the Morex Harvest Candlelight Centerpiece. Seasonal bows and ribbon flowers create a warm glow for this easy to make decoration. Perfect also for fireplace mantels and accent tables.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Using the Warm Pumpkin Pie candle-in-a jar, wrap center of the jar in 7/8 inch Gold grosgrain and tie in a simple knot, leaving about 5 inch tails. Cut ends on a diagonal.
  • 2
    Use whole length of one 3-yard spool of 2-1/2 inch abundance Pumpkin ribbon to make a ribbon flower.
  • 3
    Cut wire off total length of one side.
  • 4
    To create a natural homespun edge, pull out a few treads on the cut side down the length of the ribbon.
  • 5
    Pull out tiny length of wire from other side, approximately enough to make a knot on one end. Tie knot.
  • 6
    End opposite the knot pull out the other end wire and push down ribbon as far as it will go toward your knotted end.
  • 7
    Once ribbon is gathered, pulled along the wire as far as it will go, tie end. Don't cut off extra wire.
  • 8
    Starting at the first knot start rolling ribbon around to from flower. Wrap and secure with extra length of wire.
  • 9
    Adding a few drops of hot glue helps insure hold. Set aside.
  • 10
    Use the entire roll of lyon Mandarin ribbon and repeat steps 7 through 12 to make a Mandarin flower.
  • 11
    Glue on ribbon flowers to Warm Pumpkin Pie candle-in-a-jar.
  • 12
    Tie a bow around the Cucumber and Sage (or Frosted Evergreen) candle with the abundance Pumpkin ribbon. Trim off excess. Keep bow away from candle top.
  • 13
    Use the 3/8 inch Gold grosgrain ribbon to tie a bow around the Black Raspberry Vanilla (or Mulberry) candle. Trim off excess. Keep bow away from candle top.
  • 14
    Use the 7/8 inch Gold grosgrain ribbon to tie a bow around the Fresh Citrus Slices candle. Trim off excess. Keep bow away from candle top.
  • 15
    Arrange candles in a pleasing arrangement. Remove berries from fall picks and add them to centerpiece with hot glue.
  • 16
    Light your candles and enjoy the warm autumn glow. When decorations are around the candle, please watch flames carefully and remove bows when needed or when blowing out candles.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Morex Abundance Ribbon 2-1/2 inch x 3 yard Pumpkin 100392145 (2)
  • Morex Grosgrain Ribbon 3/8 inch x 15 yard Gold 104443965
  • Morex Grosgrain Ribbon 7/8 inch x 7 yard Gold 104443980
  • Morex Lyon Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 4 yard Mandarin 104442500
  • Round Glass Plate (for Candle Base)
  • Nicole™ Crafts 13 inch Fall Pick Leaf
  • Berry and Pumpkin 3 Assorted 104753568 (2)
  • Rosenthal & Rosenthal 18 oz. Apothecary Jar Candle Warm Pumpkin Pie 104761256
  • Libbey Park 2 inch x 3 inch Pillar Candle Black Raspberry Vanilla 104738435 or Libbey Park 2 inch x 3 inch Pillar Candle Mulberry 104774647
  • Libbey Park 2 inch x 6 inch Pillar Cucumber and Sage 104738446 or Libbey Park 2 inch x 6 inch Pillar Frosted Evergreen 104774653
  • Libbey Park 2 inch x 8 inch Pillar Fresh Citrus Slices 104738465
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928