Candle holder can create a magical and wonderful setting for any party. In lieu of flowers, why not trying to use different types of candle holders to create an interesting centerpiece for your table? A grand dinner will look great with long stemmed candle holder whereas a small dinner party can use a big bowl shaped candle holder and filling it with floating candles.
The candles have been using for a long time, which means that candle holder have too. What we today would call metal art candle holders have been found at many ancient archaeological digs? Oil lamps were the first form of artificial lighting discovered by man. The light given off by a cloth wick in a pool of oil allowed ancient man to function even after the sun went down. The problem with oil is that being liquid, it was difficult to store and if the oil spilled from a burning lamp, it could cause either a fire or sever burns to the flesh. Although oil lamps continued to be in use till the advent of electricity, the discovery that solidified animal fat would provide and equally good sources of fuel to a burning wick caused the candle to come into being and its popularity soon equaled and often overtook that of the oil lamp. Beautiful Candles are of their shape, intrinsically unstable, candle holders were required. The earliest known ones were just flat pieces of metal with a point or pin on the surface to which a candle could be firmly fixed.
Although nearly all modern indoor lighting is done by electricity, candle and metal art candle holders remain popular. There is nothing like soft candle light to add romance and atmosphere to a room. And if the candle is fitted to a metal art candle holder, the appeal is greatly enhanced.