Sweater Candle Holder {for a modern fall centerpiece}

Inside: A quick and easy modern fall centerpiece!

My Fall Centerpiece~ Last week you got to see some great fall table inspiration when I linked up with 4 others to show off our fall tables. I showed you how I mixed the warm tones of fall with the modern decor of my home and I have to say this is the first year where I am totally in love with it! Anyway, for my fall centerpiece I used sweaters to add texture and today I’m going to show you how simple it was!

Fall Centerpiece Sweater Candle Holders
Here’s how I did it…
sweater candle fall center piece idea

I had this old sweater that I loved (which is why after so many years of not even wearing it, it was still in my closet.)  This is such a better use for it because I get to enjoy it all over again! And it was so simple. I simply cut the sleeves at different heights depending on the height of the candle holder. Then slipped the tube around the base of each glass candle holder. I didn’t glue them or anything because I use these candle holders year round.

modern fall centerpiece sweater candle holders


The end result is this modern centerpiece that has some unexpected textures. How cool is that? So what do you think? Are you ready for fall?

Be sure to check out my Fall Candle roundup from Hometalk for 15 more fall candle ideas!

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Sweater Candle Holder {for a modern fall centerpiece}

About Corey

Corey is the creative behind Hey There, Home where she shares easy-to-follow and beautiful home decor and entertaining ideas. Her mission? To make home decor accessible to everyone, even if you don't consider yourself crafty, and to empower people to decorate their homes in a way that they can actually be lived in, not just looked at.

30 thoughts on “Sweater Candle Holder {for a modern fall centerpiece}

  1. I just bought a white sweater at GW today to make some of these candle cozies. I plan to use these in some Fall decor and also for Christmas. Your post was perfect timing!

    1. Don’t you love it when that happens. It is like decorating fate! They are so easy and you are right, they can go multiple seasons so easily! You should save some to make a sweater winter wreath. There is a tutorial for one I did last year on my blog under Holiday and Seasonal.

  2. […] are a fall must have and have such great texture, so last year I added them to my fall centerpiece and love how simple and modern it turned […]

  3. These are so pretty! I might have to give these a try this year.

    *Pinning and stopping over from The PINcentive Blog Hop*

  4. This is so simple yet elegant and what a fun way to upcycle. a beloved stand-by! So glad you co-hosted at the pincentive party. just popping over to say that I have pinned, liked and tweeted, and g+-ed. I would love it if you would drop by my site at http://www.kneadedcreations.com for a short visit! I will look forward to seeing you there! Deb @ Kneaded Creations.

  5. This is so cute, I need to go find a sweater now…

  6. Your sweater candle holders make a perfect winter accent and centerpiece for your table. Thanks so much for sharing with this week’s Throwback Thursday party.

  7. Great job with these! I can see these staying up all through the holidays- they would look great for Thanksgiving and Christmas also! Thanks for sharing at Throwback Thursday. (Pinned)

  8. […] super simple.  I used old sweaters around the candles to add texture and something unexpected.  (Go here for the Sweater Candle Holder tutorial.) I couldn’t find real pumpkins (after all it is still summer) so I picked up these fake ones […]

  9. LOVE these corey! Just shared them on FB and am going to look for a sweater to cut up this weekend! 🙂

    1. Thanks so much Rhonda! I’ll be there!

    1. Thanks Kayla! Hope you are having a great week!

    1. Thanks Amanda! Just was at your blog and love what you did with that shirt!

  10. Love it! Thanks for linking it up to WIW party, hope to see you there tomorrow!

  11. These are so cute and such a great use to recycle old sweaters! Thanks so much for sharing at {Homemade By You} I hope to have you swing by again on Tuesday night! 🙂

  12. What a great idea! So creative.

    Wendy @ effiegirl.blogspot.com

  13. Corey, I love this idea! It makes the candles so warm and cozy!

  14. Amazing idea! Could be the perfect idea for a winter party!

  15. These bring the perfect amount of Fall warmth and texture to your table, love them! Getting ready for Fall but it kind of lasts all season around here so I can enjoy every minute. xo

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