Halloween Mummy Votives – Perfect Halloween Crafts

Need a simple Halloween craft that’s fun for the whole family? These mummy votives are so cute and a cinch to make. I am sharing how to make these adorable mummy votives including a supply list.

How to Make Mummy Votives- the perfect Halloween Craft kellyelko.com

These mummies are working overtime and talk about a cinch.

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Mason Jars (or any glass jar) I used 16 oz jars


Votive Candles or Flameless Votive Candles

Googly Eyes


How to Make Mummy Votive Jars

  1. Starting at top of mason jar, wrap gauze around and tuck end under another row of gauze.

  2. Glue goggly eyes onto gauze (tucking eyes into gauze if you like).

  3. Add votive candle, light and watch your mummies glow!

How to Make Mummy Votive - the perfect Halloween Craft kellyelko.com

I confess that I’ve really come undone over these cuties.

These mummies would also make great treat jars. Just fill with your favorite candy and hand out to trick-or-treaters.

Speaking of mummies …

Why don’t mummies take vacations? They’re afraid they’ll relax and unwind.

More Halloween crafts …

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  1. ok …leave it to you to come up with something this incredibly fabulous! WHO KNEW!!!!! I do believe you should do a book on votives…boy would the reader be in for a surprise…a FANTASTIC SURPRISE!!!!! fellow Jersey girl…running the risk of saying it yet again…you ROCKED this project! We are going to be seeing this haunting little glowing mummy ALL OVER pinterest!!!! sending hugs….

  2. how cute…and easy…this one is going on my Halloween pinterest board…thank you so much for sharing at our first HAPPY HOUR FRIDAY linky party….xo

  3. This is my first time vising your awesome site! I came from I Gotta Create. I love these mummies! I would be happy to have you share this and any other idea you would like to link up to “One Creative Weekend” at OneCreativeMommy.com. The party is open every Fri-Wed. I hope you’ll stop by!

  4. Love these…so adorable! How do you open and close these without messing them up? Gotta know…I’m gonna make these hot little things!

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