For this DIY project I got inspired by the Danish architect Mogens Lassen. He was a pioneer of Danish Functionalism and was influenced by the German design school Bauhaus. I love the clarity and simplicity of his designs. Especially his Kubus 4 candlestick is outstanding.
- Source of inspiration
After getting inspired by Mogens Lassen, I made a new pinboard on Pinterest with candlesticks that I want to rebuild.
- Required supplies
Hot Glue Gun sticks: 9,61€ / 20 pieces = 0,16€ per candlestick(1/3 piece)
Plastic tubes: 2,99€ / (25cm x 150 = 3750 cm) = 0,38€ per candlestick/ 472cm
- Outer cube: 12 x 20 cm
- Inner Cube: 8 x 15cm, 4 x 20cm
- Connections between outer and inner Cube: 8 x 4cm
Nylon thread: 2,42€ / 100m = 0,13€ / ~5,5m per candlestick
Tea candle: 2,99€ / 30 piece = 0,40€ per candlestick
Total Kubus candlestick: 1,07€
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- DIY – Step by Step
Now it is up to you. Make your own Kubus candlestick and share your results with me on Facebook.
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