fill a jar with dried lavender buds (or coffee beans) and nestle an unscented candle in its own holder in the center. The heat from the burning candle will warm up the lavender (or coffee beans) and make your entire room smell delicious. I love lavender !
Use sand or pebbles. Some jars can be coated with glass paint to match colored bottles. 12 quart size jars are about Suggest different sizes. Small jelly jars are "quilted" creating a faceted glow from candle.
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Beautiful center pieces or just around the house- rocks, flower of your choice (maybe string it to a rock by the stem so it doesn't float) in a vase, fill with water, add small candle and voila-on the mantle?