Stalk Votives


  • Leather lace
  • Fabric
  • Fresh Flowers w/ hearty stalks (Gerbera daisies are a great option)
  • Safety pins
  • Pinking shears
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch


  1. Cut approximately 1’ ½” piece of leather lace.

  2. Cut the ends of the leather lace at a diagonal.

  3. Now, put the leather lace through the hole on the bottom of a small gold safety pin.

  4. Wrap the leather lace around the votive.

  5. Lastly, Attach the safety pin to the head of a sturdy flower. Gerbera daisies are a perfect choice!

Fabric Lace & Flower

  • Cut a piece of fabric that is approximately 3 inches wider than the votive.
  • Wrap fabric around the votive.
  • Gather the extra fabric and, using a hole punch, create two holes.
  • Use a flower with a hearty stalk and weave the stalk through the holes to secure the fabric.