Discover the art of blending essential oils for candle making as we delve into the realm of aromatic alchemy. From soothing lavender to invigorating citrus, learn how to choose the perfect scents for creating exquisite and alluring candles that transform any space into a haven of tranquility and serenity.
Learn how to choose the perfect wax for your candle making project with our comprehensive guide. Discover the different types of wax available, the importance of melting point and fragrance compatibility, and how to create sustainable candles that are both eco-friendly and luxurious.
Think 50 pounds of rancid animal fat sounds like fun? Neither did Colonial women. In an effort to make candle making more enjoyable (and less stinky!), Colonists sought alternative waxes, among them Bayberry. Learn more about traditional bayberry candles and the folklore behind them.
Selling candles from home can also add up to your basic income. You just have to see every opportunity when it truly counts.
When making your own candles, there are so many fragrances to choose from. Here are six fragrances that are sure to please a wide range of people.
Honey is the luscious sweet and gooey syrup that is produced by the honey bee. The range of honey that exists is almost infinite given that no two batches of flowers are ever the same. Out of twenty thousand or so species of bee only 4 are honey bees with 44 sub species.
Whether you are making soy candles for business, for gifts, or for personal use, they are well worth experimenting with and the demand for them is constantly growing.
Learn how to make all natural and environmentally friendly beeswax candles.
Before you throw out your old wax candles, check out a few of these upcycling ideas!
It’s so easy to make a decorative candle that is personalized to your own taste and decor. Here’s how to do it.
What makes soy better than paraffin for candles? While paraffin and soy wax candles may seem interchangeable, the fact of the matter is there is a difference.
The great thing about candle making containers is that you can get really creative with them!
This article will clear up some of the complex issues concerning wax, how it is made and where it comes from.
Tea light candles are fun and relatively simple to make and once you begin, you’ll be making many of your own candles in next to no time.
Have you noticed, when shopping for candles, the ones with the dried herbs and flowers are sometimes three times as much as the plain candles? And they are just oh so beautiful, but what do you do? Make your own! Here’s how.