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66 Bizarre Candle Creations

From Demonic Cat Candles to Dark Humor Candles

— July 24, 2014 — Art & Design
This collection of bizarre candle creations is chock full of creative ways to keep this traditional piece of home decor interesting. Although often used only in emergency situations, especially when it comes to masking odd scents and not just lighting homes when there are power outages, candles are being given new life in strange ways.

Whether that means revealing a scary sculpture as the wax melts away or emitting an odd scent inspired by terrible events such as divorces and failing exams, these bizarre candle creations will be displayed proudly by the owners. After all, they are great ice breakers for guests. Better yet, these bizarre candle creations would make great gifts for those who enjoy a good laugh.
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Gruesome Skeletal Candles
Gruesome Skeletal Candles
These Skull Face Candles are Grotesque and Bleeding
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Crashing Oceanic Candle Holders
Crashing Oceanic Candle Holders
This Abstract Candle Holder Resembles a Sinking Ship
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DIY Sushi Candles
DIY Sushi Candles
These Japanese Food Candles are Made from Rolled Up Beeswax
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Prancing Rabbi Menorahs
Prancing Rabbi Menorahs
The Dancing Rabbi Menorah is a Hilariously Adorable Holiday Decor Item
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Saintly Actress Candles
Saintly Actress Candles
This Audrey Hepburn Prayer Candle is Quirky Chic
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Corny Candles
Corny Candles
Mini Acorn Candles Bring a Touch of Nature to Your Bachelor Pad
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State-Smelling Scents
State-Smelling Scents
Baxter of California and Colette Bring You the Smell of California
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Haute Candles
Haute Candles
The John Galliano Candle has Room-Filling Scents of Couture
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Paper Sailboat Taper Stands
Paper Sailboat Taper Stands
The Dot Boat Candleholder Brings a Playfulness to Pool Illumination
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Leather-Scented Candles
Leather-Scented Candles
The Joya Geoffrey Young Collaboration Presents Unique Smelling Candles
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Burning Banknote Candles
Burning Banknote Candles
The Money to Burn Candle Reminds You How Fast Cash Disappears
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Hybrid Hip Hop Candles
Hybrid Hip Hop Candles
Stussy x Baxter Partnered to Create These Hip Hop-Influenced Candles
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Rock Legend Light Sources
Rock Legend Light Sources
The Half a Person Morrissey Candles are a Tribute to the Singer
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Skeleton-Revealing Candles
Skeleton-Revealing Candles
These Cute Cat Candles Melt Away to Reveal a Devilish Metallic Skeleton
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Champagne Cork Candles
Champagne Cork Candles
These Celebratory Candles Set the Mood for Champagne-Popping Champions
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Cheesy Creamy Candles
Cheesy Creamy Candles
Kokocandles Creates a DYI Mac and Cheese Candle
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Demonic Cat Candles
Demonic Cat Candles
Seemingly Sweet Cat Shaped Geometric Candles Burn to Reveal a Scary Surprise
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Romantic Confection Tea Lights
Romantic Confection Tea Lights
Melt Your Lover's Heart with These Candy Heart Tea Lights
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Book-Scented Candles
Book-Scented Candles
These Soy-Based Candles Creatively Smell Like Old Books
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Candle-Bearing Bottles
Candle-Bearing Bottles
The FormNation Bottlelabra Gives New Purpose to Old Vino Vessels
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Macho Soy Candles
Macho Soy Candles
Man Candles Are Made from High-Quality Ingredients and Smell Like Masculinity
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Soldier Combat Candles
Soldier Combat Candles
Start a War on Any Cake with These Green Army Men Candles
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Grisly Cerebral Torches
Grisly Cerebral Torches
Skull Candles Light up Homes in a Grim Manner
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Outlandishly Flavored Candles
Outlandishly Flavored Candles
The Stinky Candle Company Infuses Everyday Scents into Its Candles
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Illusory Loopy Candelabras
Illusory Loopy Candelabras
The Equilibrio Candlestick Balances Impossibly on its Curled Form
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Elegantly Frozen Candles
Elegantly Frozen Candles
Mehtap Obuz's Icedrop Candle Holder Looks Like It is Melting
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Burial Ground Candles
Burial Ground Candles
The Graveyard Shift Halloween Candle Holder is Uber-Spooky
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Inedible Fruit Candles
Inedible Fruit Candles
Etsy's Watermelon, Kiwi and Apple Decor Candles are Hand-Painted
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Salon-Scented Candles
Salon-Scented Candles
The Blind Barber Tompkins Candle is Immensely Invigorating
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Candy Candles
Candy Candles
Jolly Rancher Candles Fill the Air with Sweet Aromas
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90s Fashionista Worship Candles
90s Fashionista Worship Candles
The Clueless Candles Are a Nostalgic Matchmaking Light
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Poetic Lighting Systems
Poetic Lighting Systems
The Candle-Powered Electric Candle Illuminates in Times of Emergency
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Glowing Pumpkin Jar Lights
Glowing Pumpkin Jar Lights
The Recycled Baby Food Jar DIY Halloween Candle Holder is Adorable
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Doll Head Candle Holders
Doll Head Candle Holders
These Creepy Halloween Candles Will Scare Even Your Bravest Friends
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Wand-Controlled Lighting
Wand-Controlled Lighting
The Kandela Magic Candle Turns on With a Flick of the Wrist
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Expressively Accentuated Celebrity Caricatures
Expressively Accentuated Celebrity Caricatures
Dom Richards' Painted Caricature Art is Remarkable
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Cartoon Votive Candles
Cartoon Votive Candles
Geeky Devotional Candles Feature Your Favorite Characters
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Spam-Inspired Soy Candles
Spam-Inspired Soy Candles
Meredith Barnes Creates Ham-Like Lights for the Home
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Fabulously Faux Wicks
Fabulously Faux Wicks
The Glow in the Dark Candlestick by GAMAGO Makes for a Creative Nightlight
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Geeky Scented Candles
Geeky Scented Candles
These Candles from ThinkGeek Will Encourage Geek Romance
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Breakfast Meal-Inspired Luminaries
Breakfast Meal-Inspired Luminaries
The Magic Egg Yolk Candles by Kittredge Candles Have Omega-3s
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Bearded Wax Busts
Bearded Wax Busts
The Eye Candle X Wisdom Mt. Gentleman Candle is for Hipsters
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Bundled Cash Candles
Bundled Cash Candles
The Design Glut 'Money to Burn' Candle is a Killer Way to Spend
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Canonized Famous Faces
Canonized Famous Faces
Light a Match and Pray to These Celebrity Saint Candles
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Ashtray-Candle Hybrids
Ashtray-Candle Hybrids
The Flussocreativo Vizio's Burning Wick Masks Smoker Smells
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Nuclear Meltdown Votives
Nuclear Meltdown Votives
Cooltower Candles Represent the Destruction Process of Power Plants
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Destructive Edible Weapons
Destructive Edible Weapons
The Series 'Soft Guerilla' by Kyle Bean is a Fresh Take On Corruption
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T-Rex Tealight Stands
T-Rex Tealight Stands
The Dinosaur Candle Holder Creates a Jurassic Park Ambiance
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Secretly Skeletal Luminaries
Secretly Skeletal Luminaries
Devil's Pet Candle Goes from Cute to Creepy with the Flick of a Match
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Weaponized Wax Holders
Weaponized Wax Holders
ThinkGeek's Lightsaber Candlesticks Bring the Force to Your Table
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Gruesome Anatomy Illuminators
Gruesome Anatomy Illuminators
The Brain Candle is the Perfect Spooky Halloween Light
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Hipster Fire Sticks
Hipster Fire Sticks
The Moustache Candle Holder has Hilarious Appeal
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Artsy Eggshell Easter Candles
Artsy Eggshell Easter Candles
The Easter Candles By LessCandles are Made in Real Egg Shells
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Offensive Candlesticks
Offensive Candlesticks
Middle Finger Candles Shine a Light for the Lost and Protest Nuclear Power
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Wizard-Scented Candles
Wizard-Scented Candles
These Candles Smell Like Famous Characters in the Harry Potter Movies
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Quirky Low-Tech Illuminators
Quirky Low-Tech Illuminators
The B Light Imitates and Electronic Source by Rudimentary Means
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Masculine Musk Candles
Masculine Musk Candles
These Man-Cans Candles Will Tempt Your Appetite
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Upcycled Billiard Tea Lights
Upcycled Billiard Tea Lights
The Pool Ball Candle Holder Puts a Manly Spin on a Romantic Night
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Wax-Catching Candle Holders
Wax-Catching Candle Holders
This Almost Infinite Candle Catches the Wax
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Bromantically Scented Candles
Bromantically Scented Candles
Yankee ‘Man Candles’ Make Fragrances Masculine
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Coiled Beeswax Candles
Coiled Beeswax Candles
The Hour 60-Hour Rope Candle is Self-Extinguishing
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DIY Animal Wax Holders
DIY Animal Wax Holders
The Sweetest Occasion Party Candles are Customizable
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Dark Humor Candles
Dark Humor Candles
The Flicking Candle Company Makes Light of Bad Situations
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Spinal Cord Candles
Spinal Cord Candles
The Sorcerer's Candle is a Tribute to the Last Harry Potter Film
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Hipster Candle Designs
Hipster Candle Designs
The Insight Collectibles are Eccentrically Edgy Yet Laid-Back
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Orange Peel Wicks
Orange Peel Wicks
The DIY Satsuma Candle is an Eco-Friendly Alternative to Traditional Tapers
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