Candlemaking

How to Make Wood Wicks for Candles

How to Make Wood Wicks for Candles
Wooden wicks are easy to light, are known for their natural burning quality, versatility with different types of wax and the crackling campfire glow they emit when lit. Best of all, they're not difficult to make and can save you money in the craft st

How to Make Vegetable Oil Candles

How to Make Vegetable Oil Candles
Vegetable oil candles are an inexpensive, attractive craft that creates a touch of elegance in your home. The ambiance of a flame floating above liquid sets a romantic mood for dinner or creates a sense of enchantment at nighttime garden parties. Mak

How to Melt Old Candles to Make New Candles

How to Melt Old Candles to Make New Candles
If you have old loose candles that you're not sure what to do with, recycle them by melting the wax into new glass containers. Use anything from small votive holders to mason jars. This easy DIY is a thrifty way to add some new life to your house dec

How to Recycle Candle Jars

How to Recycle Candle Jars
Half the fun of burning a jar candle is knowing that even when the candle is gone, you’ll still have a pretty glass jar that you can put to a myriad of uses. If you’re feeling clever, you can even save bits of other candles, melt them, and pour them
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