Valentine's Day Decorations: Valentine's Day Candles

Looking for romantic decorating ideas for Valentine's Day this year? Our Valentine's Day candles will make your dinner for two extra special! And don't forget to check out our Valentine's Day Recipes for easy and delicious ideas.

What You'll Need

  • paraffin wax
  • can
  • saucepan
  • water
  • hearts cut out of construction paper
  • large candle
  • ribbon
  • heart shaped confetti, optional


Place paraffin wax inside a can. Place the can in a pan of hot water. Allow wax to fully melt.

Cut out heart shapes from a large sheet of construction paper. Alternatively, you may cut out a heart shape with an arrow going through it.

Paint the melted paraffin wax over the construction paper hearts in order to hold them into place.

If desired, glue heart shaped confetti to to the candle and add decorative ribbon.