Homemade Candles:

Making Homemade Gel Candles

making a gel candle

Here we are homemade gel candles that burn beautifully, they are wonderfully decorative and also make great gifts. Whether you have participated in candle making before or not, you will enjoy trying this. The gel candle has become one of the most popular candles available due to the way it Continue Reading

Making A Homemade Stacked Candle

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A Stacked Candle is a very quick and easy way of making a homemade candle; you don't need to use a mold or any dye yet it looks extremely striking when it’s placed on a dark plate or candle stand. Method: I used paraffin wax that comes ready mixed with stearin, which gives it that brilliant white Continue Reading

The Basics Of Candle Making

homemade jar candle

Let's take a look at the three basics of candle making. One of the first things you need to do is to decide what kind of wax you want to use. There are many different types, so you need to do a little research to figure out which kind you like best. Paraffin wax is some of the most commonly used Continue Reading

Making Dipped Homemade Candles

There are many great reasons to consider making homemade candles. First, it is a fun and rewarding activity to consider doing with friends or family. Second, homemade candles can be a whimsical or elegant gift that you can make on a tight budget. Most people not only love these dipped candles, Continue Reading

Homemade Scented Candles From Scratch

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It's much more fun to learn how to make homemade scented candles from scratch. With their soft glow and gentle perfume, there's nothing quite as relaxing as curling up on a cold winter evening to read a few pages by candlelight you crafted yourself. Yes, stores are full of all sorts of scented Continue Reading

Homemade Mosquito Candles

homemasde mosquito candles

The one thing that can ruin a lovely summer evening is the buzz of mosquitoes. Those little pests seem to have a single goal in their lives, to irritate us beyond all reason. However, you can use homemade mosquito candles to rid yourself of these nasty pests, as these candles contain essential oils Continue Reading

Homemade Candle Making for Kids


Homemade candle making for kids is a great way to involve children to develop their creativity and introduce them to arts and crafts. It can be a great way to spend some time with the kids as you find common ground in an activity you all enjoy. You can design and create beautiful candles Continue Reading

Homemade Hurricane Candle Shell


by Kelly (Hants) I've recently had a go at making my own hurricane candle shell. Im not exactly what you would call an experienced candle maker, so I'm quite proud of how it has turned out. Anyway here is how a made it.     Firstly, I think I should mention that I used a ready mixed Continue Reading