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Topic: $5.00 glass mini dessert stand or tea lite holder  (Read 5078 times)
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« on: September 02, 2009 10:41:38 AM »

the pieces from Dollar tree.

I glued the candle stick to the dish for the base and the glass star marble to the bowl for the lid.

It's adorable with the flickering tea lite.  The total cost for one is $5. Two would only cost $7.
Perfect at each place setting for a little tea party or birthday. Petit Fours not included. Smiley
« Reply #1 on: September 02, 2009 12:44:22 PM »

That looks like a really neat idea. Any chance of some pics on a darker background? it's a little hard to make out all the details Smiley.

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« Reply #2 on: September 02, 2009 02:18:39 PM »

Or larger pics. From what I can see, I think this is very cute.

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« Reply #3 on: September 02, 2009 06:29:22 PM »

Cute idea.
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« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2009 08:57:47 PM »

Very pretty! They would make nice gifts for Christmas, even using different colored glass too!
« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2009 10:44:43 PM »

which  glue did you use? how well does it hold up? Looks awesome

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« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2009 08:44:43 AM »

I used the $1.00 clear glue from the Dollar Tree household aisle---it's almost a cement caulk type or like an epoxy. It's kind of awesome for $1.00. I don't have any of the pieces or stand with me. I wish I did take better pictures. The next time I'll be better prepared!
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« Reply #7 on: September 09, 2009 07:17:14 AM »

I made something similar to this as center pieces for my wedding, and they moved very well from the wedding to household decorative pieces. I still have them out in my home and so do my mother and mother-in-law. Mixing up the various glass pieces is fun.

This is pretty, and I agree that they would make good gifts. They are versatile because you can add flowers or candles in different colors to change the look. Nice job Smiley

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« Reply #8 on: September 11, 2009 10:07:18 PM »

Very pretty, and perfect for petit fours! If my mom ever opens the tea room she's been dreaming of, I'll remember these. Smiley

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