Welcome Candle Light

A trio of simple mason jars with a little tea light in each hang from the covered porch.

Frame wire looped around each handle ties them to nails on the house trim.
A ‘summery’ way to welcome our guests.
The little tea lights are great because they just go out on their own – I don’t have to remember to blow them out at the end of the evening.
A little sand at the bottom would be cute, too. But we no longer live close to the beach to grab some – and the kids have grown out of playing in a sand box. Those were fun days. Now, it’s hangin’ out with dudes eating pizza and smores by a camp fire.
Summer Fun!

see these same mason jars hanging in my office HERE

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May 31, 2013 2:12 pm

Candles and smores pretty much make a perfect summer evening!

May 31, 2013 3:16 pm

I really like this look, I adore mason jars. Have a great weekend.Cynthia

Mary Ann
May 31, 2013 4:24 pm

Gonna do this this week, but will have to hang them lower!

Amy at Ms. Toody Goo Shoes
May 31, 2013 5:00 pm

That's a really great idea. Might have to try that on my deck.

May 31, 2013 5:15 pm

Reminds me of summer nights, nice little candle burning (back then for the bugs)Now it's pretty too! Blessings~~~Roxie

Elizabeth (Blue Clear Sky)
May 31, 2013 8:14 pm

Love the lanterns and they would also look great hanging from a patio umbrella or a backyard tree. I totally get the dudes part too. lol.

May 31, 2013 8:35 pm

So cute and easy to do! I love using candles outdoors! Hugs, Leena

May 31, 2013 9:27 pm

How very, very cute, Holly. I love your string of them- great idea- xo Diana

Christine Vandormolen
May 31, 2013 10:38 pm

So Holly, being that you have that down to a science, I think you need to come to my house and hang up a mason jar garland for me???? Just asking…..

Lynn @The Vintage Nest
June 1, 2013 12:48 am

Love how you strung them Holly….so charming. We did this for our son's wedding celebration here at home. Only I fashioned the hangers from a bale of rusty old wire I found in the shed. Hung them from the tree branches. So pretty at night. Have a super sweeet weekend. xo

June 1, 2013 1:33 am

Love this idea! Very cute!

Angela Ryder
June 1, 2013 1:34 am

Very cute Holly! Nothing says summer more than Smores!~~Angela

June 1, 2013 2:22 am

Holly,These are adorable and you are right they are so welcoming. I always love seeing pictures of your entry into your home. So pretty.Kris

June 1, 2013 2:51 am

I like it! Pass the s'mores please!!

Shabby chic Sandy
June 1, 2013 6:45 am

I love candlelight–this is great!

June 2, 2013 11:27 pm

That is such a cute idea. I love how that looks for summer! It sort of reminds me of the jars with lightening bugs in them. I think it has a farmhouse look to them too.

Julia Terpstra
June 3, 2013 9:10 pm

Absolute adorable perfection… just like you! I love that you don't have to remember to blow them out. I think this is perfect for summer and the fourth of July. I'd put in unpopped popcorn to weight them down, if you needed too! xoxo jules