When you want to put together a small centerpiece, these 6 inch brown charges are a perfect starting point. The metal charges will protect your table surface from heat damage will help catch any dripping wax. The flat center area is perfect for 3 inch pillar candles. There are raised stars all around the edge adding to the appearance of the candle holder. Use this item as the base for bowls, vases, hurricanes, and of course candles.