You’ve decided on soy wax for your candles, or maybe you are switching from another type of wax. You google soy wax and find that there are many types to choose from! Which is the best soy wax? At this point you may just choose one and roll with it. You may eventually find that […]
Soy Candle Making Supplies
Knowing where to buy good soy candle making supplies and what supplies you'll need, is half the battle. You'll find info here on different types of soy wax, wicks, fragrance oils and more. I'll point you to some candle making suppliers that I've had great experience with and I'll do reviews of different supply companies, waxes and oils so you can get a good idea of what works and what might not. Feel free to let me know if there is anything you'd like to see here or if you have any questions!
When I started making soy votive candles in 2009, I used the soy votive blend from Candlesoylutions.com. It was made by a company called Enchanted Lites. In 2013, Enchanted Lites went out of business and another company took over their waxes, except the votive blend. I had always had good results with the EL votive […]
Here is a question I was asked a little while ago, and I thought I would go ahead and post it and answer it here: Question “Hi there! First off love your site and have found it very helpful! My question is can I make soy melts using my 100% soy wax that I use […]
UPDATE: I bought some more 464 wax from Candle Science this time to try again. There was a huge difference! Click the link to see how it went: Golden Brands 464 Pour Temp Test-1 I’ve heard great things about Golden Brands 464 soy wax. It is supposed to give beautiful tops in container candles. Here […]
Some of you may have already seen the process of my woodwick candles` test on my facebook page. Sometimes it is easier for me to post my pictures and notes to the facebook page and then compile it into one post for the website here afterwards. I have been fascinated with wood candle wicks since […]