How to turn corks into candles | A Subtle Revelry

This week we turned a corner from warm days, full flowers, and late spring into full fledged summer vacation. We’ve been drafting up our summer bucket list, looking at all the amazing places to swim around Reno like here, and here, as well as starting fires out back! I have a few festive Fourth of July projects coming up, but first this simple little trick will take you happily through the many summer evenings ahead –  and it only has two steps.

How to turn corks into candles | A Subtle Revelry

Finish your wine and collect corks. Then soak them in a capped mason jar filled with aceatone alcohol for a week.

Light them up and enjoy making the easiest candle there ever could be. Happy summer!

Photography done in collaboration with Jocelyn Noel Photography.