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Glaze Not Sticking to Candles
One way to help ensure that the glaze sticks to your candles, is to not touch them with your bare hands prior to glazing. This is a page about
glaze not sticking to candles
Use an Old Coffeemaker for Melting Candle Wax
This is a page about use an old coffeemaker for melting candle wax. You do not need to always purchase specialty products for your crafting projects. An old coffeemaker can fill in when melting candle wax for making new candles.
Recycle those broken crayons by making colorful candles. This is a page about making crayon candles.
Makeshift Candle Ideas
Candles can be molded from just about any container. This is a page about makeshift candle ideas.
Making a Large Candle Mold
How do I make a table size candle by using a cement?
Homemade Gel Candles
Gel candles can make wonderful little decorations for around your home. This is a page about making homemade gel candles.
What Can I Use for Candle Molds?
You can use a wide variety of containers as candle molds. It is also fun to make candles in items such as tea cups, shells, etc. This is a page about, "What can I use for candle molds?".
Homemade Candle Scents
You can use essential oils to add your favorite scents to homemade candles. This is a page about homemade candle scents.
Making a Teacup Candle
This is a page about making a teacup candle. Repurpose an old teacup into a cute candle.
Making Candles With Used Scentsy Wax
This is a page about making candles with used Scentsy wax. Leftover candle warmer wax can have a second run as candles.
Making Coffee Bean Candles
This is a page about making coffee bean candles. Adding whole coffee beans while making a candle will allow you to enjoy the aroma of coffee every time you burn it.
Making Candles from Old Candle Wax
This is a page about making candles from old candle wax. Save your scrap candle wax and use it to make new candles; it is a thrifty and green way to have lots of them around your home.
Making an Orange Candle
This is a page about making an orange candle. You can make a neat little candle out of an orange peel.
Making Homemade Candle Wicks
This is a page about making homemade candle wicks. Whether trying to save money, or because you enjoy coming up with alternatives to purchased wicks, making your own candle wicks can be fun and creative.
Making Beeswax Candles
This is a page about making beeswax candles. Beeswax sheets are easy to use to make your own lovely candles.
This is a page about making candles. Candle making has evolved from a necessity to a pleasant handicraft that many of us enjoy today.
Making Jelly Jar Candles
This is a page about making jelly jar candles. You can make beautiful candles using recycled jelly jars.
Making Soy Massage Candles
This is a page about making soy massage candles. Soy oil candles when melted can be used as a soothing massage oil. Make some for yourself or as gifts.
Making Egg Shell Candles
This is a page about making egg shell candles. Egg shells are a perfect mold or container for making petite decorative candles.
Adding Scent to a Melted Candle to Reuse
I use a vanilla candle on a warmer. The candle melts down, but then there is no scent left. Someone thought if I put in a new wick, that the scent would come back. What does putting in a new wick have to do with it when I don't light the wick anyway?
Using Coffee Cans to Make Candles
Can I use a large or small coffee can to make candles?
Candle Wick Very Thin and Flame Struggling
I bought a large "Kathy Ireland" home baked jar candle yesterday. I paid more than I normally would for a candle. But it was so pretty and smelled so good. I burned it yesterday for about three hours.
Making Your Own Sage and Citrus Candle Scent
I am trying to duplicate the scent of Yankee candle "sage and citrus". Does anyone have any suggestions? Thank you.
Candles Made from Recycled Wax Burn Down Much Faster
I have been making candles from leftover candlewax, but they are burning down very quickly. Does anyone have any idea what the problem can be? Many thanks.
A month or so ago, we decided to try to recycle a bad candle (too big, would extinguish itself). We boiled it down (*always use double boiler method) and used washed juice containers (the ones for frozen juice) for the molds, with leftover waxed linen cord for the wick.
Milk Carton Candles
Recycle used chunky candles by making your own. Melt down your leftovers double boiler style (never leave during this process), then dip the end of a new taper candle into this melted wax.
Advice For Making Gel Wax Candles
How to make gel wax. And how do you calculate how much you need to fill a certain size container.
Turn Mugs Into Gift Candles
A good way to use old mugs or even punch cups is to set a few cups on a tray, each one containing store bought votives (normally it takes two). Set the tray in the oven on 250 degrees F and let the candles melt.
Taper Candle Molds
I am looking for 1/2 inch taper candle molds. They must be 1/2 inch on the bottom, and can be any length. Thank you.
Adding a Scent to Candles
Adding a Scent to Candles. How do I add scent while making a candle?
Can you add fragrance oils to used candle wax?
Can you add fragrance oils to used candle wax? I am looking for something or some way to get my home to smell like a candle shop around the clock.
Can I Use Baby Food Jars For Candles?
I was wondering if anyone knows if you can use baby food jars for candles? I want to do a project similar to sand art, using candles. I want to shred different color candles, put in a wick, and layer the shaved candles into baby food jars.
Making a Candle Making Kit
I need a candle making kit. I have no supplies right now. I will need everything it takes to make candles. I am also interested in making pillows, sewing, flower arrangements, etc.
Fake Coffee Candle
How can I make a fake coffee candle?
Cute and Inexpensive Candlesticks
Turn jar lid opening facing down. Glue bottom of pill bottle right side up to centre of jar lid. Place various types of pasta around base of pill bottle and a few up the sides a bit. After the glue is dried; paint the whole thing...
Recipe for making citronella candles. These look great on BBQ tables and outdoor patios
Making a New Candle With a Birthday Candle
f you love to burn scented expensive candles, but aren't fond of wasting what's left when the wick is gone, you can "recycle" the candle wax to make a new candle utilizing a used child's birthday cake candle as your new wick.
Christmas gifts from children can be fun and not costly. I like going to yard sales and buying used up old candles that are partially used. The children and I shave the candles and use them to make new jarred candles
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