Candles can really enhance the decor of your wedding because they come in so many shapes and sizes. They also make the perfect wedding favor because they can be used in so many different places. Plus, it’s a gift you can be sure most guests will enjoy. There are many different choices when it comes to candles. Especially that you want to include them in your wedding reception, of course you want to choose the ones that really look nice.
Tea light Candles
If you are looking for quite inexpensive option, consider tea light candles. Tea light candles are available in a wide variety of scents and colors. There are some that are designed with themes to complement whatever theme you want for your wedding.
Votive candles are another good option when it comes to wedding favors. Often, they come at very reasonable prices, especially when bought in bulk quantity. Decide whether you want smooth or textured votives for your candle wedding favors. They are also available with different scents ranging from highly scented to unscented. Typically, votive candles are in cylindrical or square shapes.
If you are looking for elegant type candle favors, you may want to consider taper candles. Typically, they are also available at very reasonable cost. They can be plain, decorated scented, or unscented depending on your choice.
But if you are looking for unique options, gel and ball candles are the best choices. While ball candles have festive look, the advantage you can get with gel candles is that there are more themes that can be reflected in gel candles. You can easily have your nautical theme, garden theme, or winter theme carry over to your gel candle wedding favors.
For beach themed weddings try sea shell gel candles, frosted glass sailboat tea light holders, starfish tea light holders, and sea shell votive candles. If you are planning a spring wedding you may want them decorated with flower designs.
Candle wedding favors make for elegant but inexpensive favors. You can even use them to decorate the reception tables prior to distribution to guests. They are the perfect complement to a romantic and special celebration.
Image credits : Place card holder – Megan Robinson Photography via stylemepretty | Tea light candle : The Nichols | White candles –mangostudios | White candle with lace lid : valophotography | DIY candles : stylemepretty | Votive map : theknot | Oyster Shell : etsy