I have some small pieces of salvaged lumber from a porch that was built in the late 1800s—still had the old square nails. They are almost to small for any project I had in mind. However, I didn’t like the idea of delegating them to the firewood pile. After a long career in architecture they deserved better. This little project was simple and gives these old timer’s some new life.
Drill, sand, wax, pop in a couple of votive candles and here is what you get. (The wax is Swilley’s all-natural beeswax.
Oh, this ended up as part of a gift exchange at the office I am currently freelancing at. If you burn down your house Aaron, don’t call me.