Make your own Calathea tea lights

Lovely for inside or on the patio

Are you the creative type? With these tips from Martha Stewart you can make tea light holders with a green tint, in an instant.

DIY Calathea, Houseplant for September 2014Copyright:

Make your own Calathea tea lights 

These tea light holders with Calathea leaves are fun to make and lovely on a table in your garden or conservatory!

What do you need?

  • A couple of simple tea light holders (or glass pots or drinking glasses)
  • A couple of leaves from your Calathea
  • Stanley knife or scissors
  • Double sided tape
  • Raffia or a piece of string