Making your own candles is as much of an art as a science. With different types of candles like pillars, container candles, and even wax melts to make, you can experiment at home with candle making and experience hours of creative enjoyment!
But before getting started, you may be wondering what candle making involves. The basic steps to make candles are:
- Melt the wax
- Stir in scent (fragrance oil or essential oil) and dyes
- Wick your candle containers or molds
- Pour the wax mixture and the candle jars or molds
- Let the candles cool, set, and cure
- Light and enjoy!
So, does creating DIY candles sound like something you want to try? While the steps above are a simple overview, keep scrolling to discover more candle making tutorials and instructional videos below. They will take you in-depth so you can master the techniques to make exceptional candles!