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Repurposing Your Candle Glass for a Greener Tomorrow

Repurposing Your Candle Glass for a Greener Tomorrow

Lets delve into creative and eco-friendly ways to repurpose your used candle glasses. Not only is this a fun and sustainable practice, but it also aligns perfectly with the ethos of Earth Hour – promoting environmental consciousness and resource conservation.

Why Repurpose Candle Glasses?

Repurposing used candle glasses is a small yet impactful step towards reducing waste and embracing a more sustainable lifestyle. It's a simple act that aligns with the principles of Earth Hour, where every action counts in the quest for a healthier planet.

Creative Ideas for Repurposing Candle Glasses:

Plant a Succulent Garden:

  • Clean out the candle glass and fill it with a layer of pebbles for drainage, followed by soil.

  • Plant small succulents or cacti for a mini indoor garden.

  • Place your new planters on windowsills or desks for a touch of greenery

Create a DIY Candle:
  • Use a refill kit to refill your glass vessel and making another Aromatherapy candle. 

Organise Your Workspace:


  • Use cleaned candle glasses to hold pens, paperclips, or other small office supplies.

  • Decorate the outside with paint or ribbons for a personalised touch.

Makeup Brush Holder: 

  • Fill the glass with decorative beads or stones.
  • Stand your makeup brushes in it for an elegant and practical vanity addition.

Herb or Spice Jars:

  • Transform candle glasses into storage for dried herbs or spices in your kitchen.
  • Label each jar for easy identification.

Tea Light Holders:

  • Place small tea lights inside the glasses for a simple, elegant look.

Homemade Gift Jars:

  • Fill the glasses with homemade treats, such as cookies or bath salts, and gift them to friends and family.
  • Decorate the jar with a ribbon and a personalised label.

Bird Feeder:

  • Fill it with birdseed.
  • Put it outside to attract and feed local birds.
  • By giving these glasses a second life, you contribute to reducing waste and enhancing your home with unique, handcrafted items. 

      Explore more eco-friendly tips and ideas with Yougi, and share your repurposed candle glass projects using @yougibotanicals. Let's inspire each other towards a greener, more sustainable future.

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