Make a Holiday Candle Centerpiece

Turn a simple vase into a beautiful holiday centerpiece by adding cranberries and a candle.

cranberry candles centerpiece

Stuff You Have: 

  • Vase

Stuff You Need:

  • Pillar candle
  • Cranberries or artificial red berries 
  • Ribbon
  • Foliage or pinecone


  1. Hold candle upright in vase and add berries until 2/3 full. Adjust candle until about 2/3 of it is embedded in berries, then top off. 
  2. Wrap ribbon around vessel and ties in a bow (we used several pieces of ribbon). Add a sprig of foliage or a small pinecone.