Layered candles are pretty cool, but tilted layer candles take it to a whole new level. You can make many different patterns using this technique, using 2 or more colors and/or fragrances. Every year around Christmas the past few years, my dad orders about a dozen candles from me so he can give them to […]
Soy Candle Making Instructions!
Find lots of soy candle making instructions right here! Learn how to make several types of beautiful soy candles that you can be used for personal use, as gifts or to sell. Making soy candles is a fun and rewarding hobby or business and you will find tons of information here on this site to ensure that you get off to a great start making your candles. Be sure to check out my videos, Frequently Asked Questions page and where to buy your supplies. I hope you enjoy making soy candles. Remember, don't be afraid to experiment and be creative with your candles too!
A few weeks ago I made a soy pillar candle. “But soy wax is too soft for making pillars” you might say….. Not if you use a soy pillar blend wax. The two kinds that come to mind, Ecosoya PB and American Soy Wax P-100, are both made up of mostly soy wax with some […]
I LOVE Fall! I love Summer too, but around halfway through I am looking forward to Fall and cooler days and nights and all the beautiful colors. I think Fall decorating is probably right up there with Christmas decorating. I don’t usually get to do much decorating in my home, but the other day […]
There’s something about candles floating on the water that gives off a peaceful and even romantic feeling. The flickering flames reflecting on the water, gently floating. Pair that with a creative bowl and maybe some decorative rocks or shells or whatever else you can think of, and you have yourself a lovely centerpiece! So, I […]
So you have some soy candle recipes and now it’s time to purchase soy wax, wicks, jars, fragrance oils and dye. I will tell you, if you can do without the dye and just go with the natural creamy color of the soy wax, it will save you a good deal of time and hassle […]
Soy wax melts or “tarts” are one kind of wickless/flameless candle. You can use soy wax melts in a tart burner such as Scentsy wickless candles (flameless), or use with a tealight burner (which would not be flameless). They tend to give off a stronger fragrance than candles with wicks. One of the reasons […]
Instructions on how to make a soy candle in Mason Jars . You can also view the video above. I love using Square Mason Jars for my jar candles , but you can pretty much use any jar or glass as long as the glass isn’t too thin. You’ll need to experiment with the wick […]
Today I’m going to show you how to make these wonderful scented soy tealights right at home! Tealights are excellent for using in your tealight holders whether for weddings or other special occasions. For weddings, you can even leave them uncolored because the natural color of soy wax is a creamy white. You can […]
Want some more awesome soy candle recipes and in depth instruction? Click HERE to learn about”The Soy Candle Making Book” Soy chunk candles are made by filling a glass container with chunks of colored, scented wax, and then poured over with another color/scent that will allow the colored chunks to show through when it is […]