603, 2023

How To Get A Smooth Top On Soy Candles

March 6th, 2023|Candlemaking|

In order to successfully make homemade candles, you want the pouring and hardening of wax to be as smooth and even as possible. Issues such as sinking in the middle, as well as uneven or bumpy tops, can result from pouring under the wrong conditions. What are rough candle tops? Rough candle tops are a cosmetic matter particularly common in soy wax candles. While rough tops don’t affect a candle’s performance, candle makers may find them aesthetically unappealing. Before we look at ways to avoid this problem, let’s start by assessing the causes. What causes rough candle tops? Under ideal[...]

2112, 2022

Diy Homemade Car Diffuser

December 21st, 2022|Candlemaking|

Ready to make your first Homemade Car Diffuser ? With this video we’ll walk you through the process step-by-step! Things You’ll Need: Non-plastic bottle with narrow opening for car diffuser Scent&More Reed diffuser oil Reed diffuser base or Ethanol Measuring cup So, some easy steps to follow: 1. Find a bottle with a narrow opening made of ceramic, glass, stainless steel or wood. A small opening at the top of the container ensures that minimal evaporation occurs. 2. Choose your favorite reed diffuser oil. You can use just one oil, or pair two or more oils whose scents complement one[...]

1311, 2022

Candle Tips and Tricks for Making Candles

November 13th, 2022|Candlemaking|

When you're starting your trip to candle-making, you come in with a mindset that it's easy to do. After all, it's just wax, a wick, and the mold, right? And then you start doing your research so now you're thinking, “it's not as easy as I thought it would be” after all. The best thing about candles is you can always re-melt your wax melts and “reformulate” it by adding more of your raw materials and then experiment on how you can improve your candle. Don't forget to make notes. Your candle journal will help you keep track of your[...]

1010, 2022

DIY scented Wax Sachets

October 10th, 2022|Candlemaking|

How to make scented Wax Sachets? With this video we’ll walk you through the process step-by-step! Learn how to make DIY scented wax sachets with soy wax, Scent&More oils and dried botanicals. Scented wax air fresheners are perfect to fragrance closets, drawers and other small spaces. Scented sachets are also a charming gift for housewarmings or to say thank you. Scented sachets are very easy to create with endless possibilities to customise. A wax sachet is a solid, natural air freshener made with soy wax or beeswax, dried flowers, herbs and spices, and scented with oils. Unlike candles or wax[...]

1808, 2022


August 18th, 2022|Candlemaking|

Ready to make your first wax melt? With this video we’ll walk you through the process step-by-step! Soy wax melts are quick and simple to make. Learn how to make soy wax melts! The creative possibilities are endless, with various colors, shapes, and fragrance options. Experiment with different molds to add your own personal touch or twist to a basic melt. So, some easy steps to follow: STEP 1: Weigh out the wax STEP 2: Add candle dye (optional) STEP 3: Weigh and add your fragrance (10% recommended) STEP 4: Pour wax into the mold STEP 5: Cool, then remove[...]

1707, 2022


July 17th, 2022|Candlemaking|

Ready to make your first soy candle? With this video we’ll walk you through the process step-by-step! You need clean dry containers – glass jars, ceramics (make sure that they are heat-proof up to high temperatures), candle wicks (cotton or wooden), soy wax, fragrance. Also, you will need a heat-proof container for melting wax, scissors, a thermometer, and a measuring cup. So, some easy steps to follow: Measure the wax Melt the wax Check temperature Add fragrance oil and stir well Let the wax cool slightly Prepare containers & wicks Secure the wick with wick holder Pour wax Let it[...]


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