I don’t know why, but I’ve never tried making my own candles. I guess I’ve always thought, “Why make, when you can buy?” BUT, most candles don’t come in cool containers that would look cute to have around your house (unless you’re paying $30 a candle). SO, that’s why I’m making mine this year. They [...] Continue reading →
Basic instructions for candle making. Easy to adapt for scented candles. But I used clean tin can in which to melt wax (can goes into pot of water to melt wax - double-boiler effect), and the side of the can may be pinched to create a spout. Layers of newspaper are better than waxed paper to protect work are.