Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Holiday Hostess Gift Idea

I picked up this adorable pedestal at the tag sale over the weekend done by Elizabeth and Co. I actually picked up two of them, and this was the smaller one. I figured it would be a nice way of giving a hostess gift during the holidays.

I picked up some garland on sale at Michaels and cut it apart.  It ended up being more cost effective than purchasing the individual pieces they had nearby.


I placed a candle holder from World Market's clearance section from the last holiday season in the middle.  I made my own candle inside using wax and scent from Michaels as well.

I then added a metal like sticker to the outside for just a bit more sparkle to the candle holder. 
Not a bad little gift for around twelve dollars or so. Thanks so much for stopping by!

Megan


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15 comments:

  1. I couldn't agree more...this is extremely lovely. What a great post to get us thinking about Thanksgiving and remembering to bring a little something for the person in charge of the feast. This turned out perfect. I know someone is going to be very happy to be on the receiving end of this.

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  2. I'd LOVE to get that as a gift! So pretty!!

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  3. Oh my Megan! Some lucky hostess is going to be so glad to get that. I know I would be! Love a little sparkle without a lot of glitter too. Great project and you know I love the low cost!

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  4. That looks beautiful! I'm quite impressed you were able to put that together. Thanks for the inspiration!
    Brie @ Breezy Pink Daisies

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  5. Soooo beautiful!! Goodness, I would love to get a hostess gift like that one! Fabulous!

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer... From Dream To Reality!

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  6. Oh cute! Maybe you need to come help us upcycle our projects!

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  7. Very cute!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

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  8. This is so pretty. I have a link party and would love to have you share this and any other posts. It is called Wednesday's Adorned From Above Link Party. The link to the party is
    http://www.adornedfromabove.com/2012/11/wednesdays-adorned-from-above-link_14.html
    I hope to see you there.
    Have a great week.
    Debi @ Adorned From Above

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  9. Hi there, what an adorable gift idea. I'm just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
    http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.ca/

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  10. Great idea! I love pedestals! Anything you put on them immediately looks way better! I love it!

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  11. This would make a great gift - I mean I would love to receive it!! Thanks for linking up at Romance on a dime!!

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