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DIY SCENTED CANDLES

Learn how you can make your own scented candles with our easy-to-follow candle making guides and tutorials.

Looking For The Right Candle Wick?

Consult our Wick Guide to find a wick recommendation for your candles.

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Having Issues With Your Candles?

Our Candle Making Support section can help! Search our helpful FAQs or ask us a question.

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Candle Making Instructions

View our candle making tutorials and instructional videos to master the basic techniques you need to make exceptional candles!

Start making your own soy candles with our easy-to-follow guide. Whether you are using soy wax to make your first candle or have been making paraffin wax candles for years these instruction will give you a good foundation for working with soy wax

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With so many different kinds of soy wax, choosing the right soy wax for your candle can be difficult. This article can help you take the guesswork out of choosing the right wax for your candle project.

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Learn how to make beautiful soy container candles using our easy-to-follow video.  

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Watch and learn how you can choose the right wick size for your candles.

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Use these instructions to conduct a basic burn test for your finished candle. Burn test help you determine the proper wick application for your candles.

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Follow our video guide and learn how you can make wax melts with our clamshells molds.

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This how-to guide is perfect for anyone new to candle making. Tealight candles are easy to make, can be colored or fragranced for any season, and add ambience to a any space. 

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Learn how to make soy candles using the microwave in this easy-to-follow video. Melting small batches of soy wax with a microwave is a quick and convenient alternative to using a double boiler.

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Learn the characteristics of a correctly wicked candle, and how to choose the right wick size for your candle container and wax. 

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Get started making your own paraffin container candles using this easy-to-follow video and materials list.

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Follow this step-by-step guide to make your own votive candles. Votive candles add warmth and ambiance to any home decor.

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Learn how to properly wick a pillar mold when making pillar candles with this easy-to-follow tutorial. 

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Candle Making Knowledge

Become familiar with the components and terminology used in candle making.

Unsure of a term that your heard or read on our website? Review our list of common candle making terms.

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Learn how soy wax is produced, where soy is grown, and the uses and benefits of soy wax. 

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Ever wonder what's in candle fragrance oils? CandleScience fragrances are a combination of natural essential oils and synthetic aroma chemicals.

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Learn what a wick assembly is, how it's made, and what each component does. 

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Watch our video to learn how professional perfumers evaluate fragrances using blotters strips.

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Looking for the right wick series or wick size? Consult our Wick Guide to find a wick recommendation for your candles.

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