Candle-making Blog Posts

How to Make Candle Wicks and Candles

WARNING: This is not something a child should help with because it is easy to accidently spill the hot wax and it can cause major burns. When making candles make sure the walkway is clear of all obstacles, children, and pets when carrying hot wax fro...
by Witches Of The Craft on Jul 8, 2015

How To Make Tea Light Candles From Leftover Beeswax

Natural beeswax candles are my favourites; they smell of honey, are completely sustainable, and they are healthy for you (unlike the paraffin variety). Intricate designs can sometimes cause the candles to drip, but any leftover beeswax from a candle...
by Cosmic Collection on May 12, 2014

How To Make Tea Light Candles From Leftover Beeswax

Natural beeswax candles are my favourites; they smell of honey, are completely sustainable, and they are healthy for you (unlike the paraffin variety). Intricate designs can sometimes cause the candles to drip, but any leftover beeswax from a candle...
by Cosmic Collection on May 12, 2014

Use Old Crayons to Make Candles

If you have children in your home, chances are you have an abundance of worn down crayons that don’t get used much anymore. Before throwing them out and buying new ones, consider using them to make candles. This can be a great way to turn them into...

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There is something to be said for the uprising of making and purchasing artisan products. Generally you will find these products are better for you, and if you are making them yourself – much more frugal than the counterparts that are made in a la...
by My Imperfect... on Apr 16, 2013

DIY Saturday # 141 – How to Make Custom Candles (Video)

Entry #2135, March 23, 2013 Happy DIY Saturday! Today we are learning how to make candles. Whether you prefer soy, traditional wax or other varieties – making your own candles let’s you customize your own. Today watch a You Tube video for...
by Stagetecture on Mar 23, 2013

Essentials of All Candle Creating Recipes

Candle making recipes are extremely similar in that they all call for generally the same materials and use the very same tactics. Nonetheless if you are just beginning out you may possibly not know all your alternatives that you have when making cand...
by Delicious food for everyone on Dec 19, 2012

How Can I Eliminate Frosting on My Soy Candles

Soy candle frosting looks like small, white crystals on the top of the wax or the sides of the container once it cools. It's kind of like how chocolate gets that frosted look when it's kind of old or been sitting for awhile. I try to keep this to a m...

Recipe To Candle Making Instructions On Making Candles

Complete guide with information and instructions on making candles, molds, waxes, the different candle making processes and tips by expert candle makers. Continue reading →...
by Chelseys Christmas List on Oct 28, 2012
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