22 Insanely Creative Candle Designs

Since the¬†invention of the light bulb, candles have become¬†less popular and even less necessary. But that hasn’t stopped candle purists from raising the bar¬†further with each design. Some of these are¬†borderline genius/bizarre.

#1.¬†“Bones”


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#2. Everlasting candle


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#3. Multiple wick candle


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#4. Shadow art candle


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#5. Artsy reveal candle


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#6. Absurdly realistic egg candle


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#7. Impostor candle


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#8. Origami boat candle (…and it floats, too)


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#9. Freedom candle



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#10. Small animals candle cups



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#11. Candle with a secret compartment for matches


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#12. Vertebrae candle


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#13. Watermelon candle


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#14. Bat-signal candle holder (only for emergencies)


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#15. Bottle cork candle


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#16. Hand signs candle


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#17. Severed hand candle


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#18. Cthulhu Candle


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#19. Brain candle with baby skull candle holder


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#20. Anatomically correct human body candle

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#21. Crayon candles


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#22. Realistic beer candle, or “Trick the man of your life into eating a candle” candle


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Are you now a reformed wax aficionado after seeing these photos?