Candle Holder

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Project by closetguy posted 12-24-2007 10:35 PM 3058 views 23 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My wife loves candles and has all kind of metal holders through out the house. I decided it was time to add some holders with character. I ended up making quite a few of them once family and friends saw them. I used figured maple, walnut and bloodwood. The finish is BLO and Arm-R-Seal.

-- I don't make mistakes, only design

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#1 posted 12-24-2007 10:44 PM

Very nice. Wish there were larger Maple growing around here.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

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#2 posted 12-24-2007 11:00 PM

Excellent choice of woods and arrangement, very elegent.

-- Jim Hallada, Chesterfield, VA

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#3 posted 12-25-2007 01:07 AM

Very pretty candle stands! Nice work.

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#4 posted 12-27-2007 02:59 AM

Simple and elegant. Really nice job!

-- Happy woodworking!

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#5 posted 12-27-2007 03:02 PM

I agree … simple, elegant…....
well done

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#6 posted 12-27-2007 03:29 PM

They are nice. Anyone would be proud to display them in their home.

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#7 posted 08-22-2008 04:24 AM

great idea and craftsmanship !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 09-23-2009 03:00 PM

Love the Blood wood and style, how did you attach the legs to the base? I really like these alot! Great job abd love the grain orientation as well!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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