Hurricane candle holders are characterized by a cylinder height called a chimney that protects the flame from being blown away in strong winds. Although Hurricane lamps are now usually only used in camping and other outdoor activities, electric lamps hurricane style and candlesticks are very popular.
Any candle or a lamp that has a cylinder going from the bottom to above the flame is made in hurricane style. The chimney itself can be constructed from many different materials. Hurricane candle holders original have a bronze background and glass chimney. The glass is clear and can be smooth or embossed in an intricate design.
6 Photos Gallery of: Various Styles of Hurricane Candle Holders
The chimney in a modern candlesticks Hurricane can be made from transparent, frosted or colored glass, mosaics, ceramics or other materials. The shape can be traditional, tubular or square.
A hurricane candle holders base may be metal, wood or ceramic. It may be square, round or oval, depending on the type of plug used. Paper bags or low ball glasses can serve as candlesticks hurricane. Diva home-and-garden Martha Stewart describes various craft projects to make candles of hurricanes, such as perforated paper hurricanes.