I made these luminaries with empty wine bottles and half-gallon milk cartons. After the initial freeze I removed the wine bottles and added more water to raise the bottom level to conveniently hold a votive candle. Henhurst Interiors: Christmas in Vermont
I remember making these in Girl Scouts! Ice Candles: wax/crayons, old taper candle (you can just use a wick but a taper ensures wax is touching all parts of the wick for even burning), ice, old milk/juice cartons. Melt wax, place taper candle in center o
Outdoor Holiday Candles A winter wonderland doesn't have to call for a lavish display. Create a snowy look by filling mason jars with Epsom salt and adding votive candles. Line a walkway or mantle with the jars for a special holiday glow.