Grain Grinder Candle Sconce

While “pickin” at the Goodwill the other day I found this grain grinder.
My kids made peanut butter and cashew butter with it that same day. It was fun (and messy).

I actually love the metal and it attaches just right to my new/old desk top.

This candle happens to fit inside it perfectly.

The table is a drop leaf. It works well as a desk. It reminds me of my grandma’s old dining table.

As I create this post I am reading my reminder of my niece’s birthday on the chalkboard. I better jump on Amazon and send her a gift.
Thanks for stopping by!
Have a fun day!

Linking with: Lynn @ The Vintage Nest / Share Your Style #1

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ImSoVintage Laura Walker
February 11, 2015 8:54 pm

I love that you made it into a candle holder. I run across those occasionally and next time I am going to pick one up. xo Laura

Christine Vandormolen
February 11, 2015 9:51 pm

how cute is that…what a find and more important — What An IDEA!!!!! Is this table in your living room Holly? I don't recognize the background, looks like pallets or a giant door on the wall????AND NO I AM NOT A ROBOT…LOL

Rita C.
February 12, 2015 12:14 pm

Holly, that is super cute!

Mary Smither
February 12, 2015 3:51 pm

Lovely idea! You're style is awesome!

February 12, 2015 5:01 pm

that is a great way to use that piece! I never would've thought to use it that way. I love it.

Shabby chic Sandy
February 13, 2015 5:33 am

That is just adorable–how clever!

Leena Milligan Lanteigne
February 15, 2015 5:19 am

How cute is that? I love how you can make peanut butter out of and use it as a candle holder! LOL functional! I have an old meat grinder that is similar. My mom used hers all the time. Love memories like that! Hugs , Leena

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here
February 19, 2015 10:45 pm

What a cute and clever idea! I love that you gave the vintage piece a new purpose.Hugs,Sherry

Barbara @ 21 Rosemary Lane
February 20, 2015 10:49 pm

Love this idea Holly! How cute and creative you are. It really looks just perfect with your pretty vignette!XO Barbara