The best ideas for handmade candles

Making Candle From Old Crayons

One of the best ways is to make a candle out of old wasted crayons, using a recycled wax. Collect the old crayons and remove the paper covering them. Melt the wax and affix the wick at the bottom of the container. Pour the colors into the glass container.

Soy wax candles

Burning longer than paraffin wax, producing less soot and being easy-to-clean, soy wax is truly natural, renewable and non-toxic. Soy candles make a wonderful gift with a special, personalized touch.


Hurricanes are an easy way to add dimension to vignettes, mantle displays, centerpieces, etc.

Different components of the candle and their properties

Lavender oil

It can be used as a topic antiseptic for light cuts or burns. It is also recommended for sleep difficulties because lavender has a great relaxation effect. Essential oil made from yarrow extract has an anti-inflammatory effect and is used as a topic for joints.

Basil essential oil

It has long been used for skin care, indigestion, respiratory problems, infections, stress disorders, blood circulation issues, pain, and vomiting.

Lavender Essential Oil

Lavender has wonderful calming and soothing effects, and promotes deeper sleep.

The best handmade candles ideas

DIY Peppermint Mason Jar Candles
Peppermint candle is great for the Holiday season to burn in your home. The decorations on the mason jars are simply for decorative purposes. If you decide to decorate your candle gift it's recommend to use embellishments that can be easily removed before lighting..
DIY Lemon Beeswax Candle
Process a beeswax candle by merely melting the beeswax pellets and pouring the melted wax into the mold. For a little added fragrance, you can add a few drops of lemon essential oil.
DIY Vanilla Latte Candles
Coffee Lover? Yes? Then how are you not going to love these Vanilla Latte Candles? Even if you’re not a fan of coffee, these candles can still make a great gift for your loved ones who actually like coffee!


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If you are looking for a new exciting hobby or just want to create an extraordinary gift to your best friend by your hands, then this online workshop is intended for you. Here, you will get to know the difference between handcrafted candles manufactured from paraffin, beeswax, hardened fats, stearin and so on. In addition, you will get 101 new ideas for handmade candles decor and properties of different essential oils to add to the candle. Don't hesitate and create a stunning gift to your friend by your hands!

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