13 Steps to Make a Ribbon Candle Centerpiece for Decorating Wedding table
Ribbons are useful and decorative fabrics that come in a wide range of variety, texture, and color. They are also manufactured from every kind of fabric, from velvet and satin to synthetic. They are patterned, woven, braided, adorned, with embroidery, decorated with pearls or sequin, shaped like ric-rac, skillfully made like lace, and crafted like motif ribbons.
With so many different types, patterns, colors, and textures, it becomes one of the most versatile materials for crafting and decoration. It is ideal to find one of the best fabric suppliers for buying the best-quality ribbons, organza fabric, tablecloths, chair covers, and many other products. You can make a lot of beautiful things yourself using this craft material.
Below, I'm going to share some steps on making a beautiful candle centerpiece adding ribbons.
Ribbons Wrapped Candle Centerpiece
This thrifty candle centerpiece is one of the unique ways to bright light to your reception hall tables. Wedding reception centerpieces can often be expensive, but this looks lovely without breaking the budget.
- Foam cube
- Silver foil metallic spray
- White decorative ribbon
- One sheet turquoise tissue paper
- One roll white crepe paper streamers
- One roll light blue crepe paper streamers
- One roll bright green crepe paper streamers:
- Straight pins
- Old box
- Ruler and scissors
- Adhesive tape
- Low temp hot glue gun and sticks
Start with measure and cut one 21-inch piece of ribbon and put it inside the old box. To make your craft budget-friendly, you can buy ribbons from sale.
Wrap the foam cube with turquoise paper the same way that you would wrap a gift package.
In this step, take the box and ribbon outside and spray it with silver foil paint and leave it for dry.
After that, warp the silver ribbon around the cube and secure the ends with adhesive tape.
Again, measure and cut two 24-inch pieces of light blue paper streamers, two 24-inch pieces of white crepe paper streamer and two 24-inch pieces of bright green crepe paper streamers.
In the next step, fold one end of each piece of crepe paper at a right angle to create a 2-inch stem. And fold the folded edge again for creating the center of the rose.
After that hold the stem with the rose center in your right hand and use your left hand for folding the top edge of a small section of the long end of the crepe paper rose in half.
Use your fingertips of your left hand for wrapping the folded section around the bottom of the center of the rose and hold the bottom edge of the wrapped crepe paper section with the fingertips of your right hand.
Repeat the folding and wrapping small sections of the crepe streamer until all of it is wrapped around the rose center, And use a small piece of adhesive tape for securing the end of the wrapped piece to the stem piece.
After that, press and shape the crepe paper for creating a balanced round shape and use a small piece of adhesive tape for securing any loose edges to the back of the rose and the stem piece.
In this step, repeat the above steps to finishing roses.
In the next step, place the candle on the top wrapped paper cube and insert a straight pin into the stem of each rose. And insert the pin with the rose into the top of the cube surrounding the base of the candle and use the picture as a guide for placement.
If preferred, use hot glue for securing the candle to the top of the cube.
By following the above-mentioned tips, make a beautiful candle centerpiece using ribbons for decorating your wedding reception. You can find a fabric supplier for buying the best fabrics, wholesale grosgrain ribbon, organza bags, tablecloths, chair covers, and many others at wholesale prices.
- Alex V