Leaving a small simple memento at each guest's place setting makes a great way of saying "thank you" for the time and effort they've given in your very special day. These little mementos are tokens, which are popularly known as "wedding favors."
There is a wide variety of wedding favors that are available in the market. One of the most popular are candles. A lit candle can add a romantic mood, perfect for wedding occasions. There are many couples prefer candles as their wedding favors because they are practical and inexpensive, yet are beautiful if decorated nicely. They come in all shapes, sizes, and colors to choose from. While a candle seems so easy to deal with, but as a wedding favor it contains a great amount of significance and meaning from the couple.
Candles can be purchased in bulk at a local craft store or from an online store. Buying bulk can save you a sum, and you can just decorate the items later then. There are plenty of simple and easy ideas on how to decorate wedding candle favors. If you are seeking for those, here are some that you can choose from:
* One of the easiest ideas to create a wimple, yet elegant candle favor is to use a white or cream-colored votive candle that will be wrapped in simple tulle or cellophane that come in a color-coordinated scheme that fits your wedding colors. You can tie ribbon on the top or on the body of the votive or holder. For a final touch, you may consider adding a few charms, shells, custom stickers or a hanging tag on the package. Most of the time, tags are hand-printed with the couple's names, wedding date, and a thank-you message.
* Adding some fun items can make a candle favor look unique. Metal and wax candle pins are among the most popular choices that can be added on candle favors. You can buy them in bulk at local craft store, kitchen store or online store. What you will need to do is to press the pin into the candle and wrap the candle using a colored cellophane. You can find these candle pins in various shapes. In fact, you can even find heart-shaped pins, wedding cake-shaped pins and other wedding-related pins to choose from.
* Another creative way to flair candle favors is to use sealing wax in different colors that compliment the colors of your wedding, and a personalized stamp. What you will do is you will melt the sealing wax and make a drop to the candle, and stamp. Customize a stamp with your combined monograms. You can use that clever idea on other areas of your wedding, like when closing envelopes of your invites, on the wedding programs, thank you cards and many more.
These are just a few ideas to you can follow for your candle wedding favors. For some more wedding favor ideas, simply browse the Internet and visit websites that offer a wide range of wedding supplies and etc.