Candle Making Candles, Techniques and Ideas 2014-09-14T14:55:17Z http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/feed/atom/ WordPress Larissa Coleman http://craftgossip.com <![CDATA[6 Spooky Candles To Make For Halloween]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4384 2014-09-14T03:21:16Z 2014-09-14T14:55:17Z halloween

Halloween is not far off so why not get a head start on some craft projects for your spooky décor?  Making your own candles with a touch of ghoulish flare is a lot easier than you may think.  These 6 … Read More ...

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Halloween is not far off so why not get a head start on some craft projects for your spooky décor?  Making your own candles with a touch of ghoulish flare is a lot easier than you may think.  These 6 candles will add just the touch you need for a frightful night.

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1- Black Candles from Thrifty Craft Girl

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2- Mummy Candle Jars from The Purple Pumpkin Blog

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3- Simply Wicked Painted Candles from Madigan Made

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4- Floating Halloween Candles from Crafts Unleashed

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5- Hand Candle from Instructables

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6- Tortured Candles from Family Chic

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[DIY Holiday Wax Tarts]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4380 2014-09-08T03:21:54Z 2014-09-10T17:00:00Z homemade-christmas-gift-idea-wax-tarts

Make these holiday scented wax tarts for gifts this holiday season. (Yes Christmas is coming fast!). The recipe and FREE printable label can be found here at Soapdelinews.com.  Create gift baskets with candles, oil burners and home made wax … Read More ...

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Make these holiday scented wax tarts for gifts this holiday season. (Yes Christmas is coming fast!). The recipe and FREE printable label can be found here at Soapdelinews.com.  Create gift baskets with candles, oil burners and home made wax tarts to create a gift that everyone can use. Perfect for office gifts and for teachers too.

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[DIY Pumpkin Spiced Massage Candle]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4377 2014-09-08T03:19:12Z 2014-09-08T17:00:00Z perfect-pumkin-massage-candle-diy

Do you know what’s even better than a Pumpkin spiced scented candle? One you can rub over your body as it melts. This tutorial shows you how to make a candle that it perfectly safe to rub into dry … Read More ...

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Do you know what’s even better than a Pumpkin spiced scented candle? One you can rub over your body as it melts. This tutorial shows you how to make a candle that it perfectly safe to rub into dry skin. Great Holiday gift idea. These would be wonderful for winter time after a long hard day.

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Larissa Coleman http://craftgossip.com <![CDATA[6 Fall Inspired Candle Decor]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4362 2014-08-15T07:28:11Z 2014-08-15T14:55:31Z fallcandles

Get an early start on your fall decor by checking out these 6 great candle decor ideas.  Each of them are simple to make and take very little to do so.  You just may have most of the items around … Read More ...

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Get an early start on your fall decor by checking out these 6 great candle decor ideas.  Each of them are simple to make and take very little to do so.  You just may have most of the items around your home, but if not you can probably find them at your local chain store or dollar store for very little cost to you.  Make them up now and you’ll be enjoying them all season long.

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1-  Indian Corn Candle from Dysfunctional Design

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2- Twig Candle from Sweet Something Designs

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3- Coffee Bean and Candle Centerpiece from Calm Cradle

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4- Fall Candle Centerpiece from A Pumpkin and a Princess

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5- Fall Leave Votives from Turtles and Tails

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6- Pottery Barn Inspired Fall Candles from Live Laugh Rowe

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Vikram Goyal http://www.craftgossip.com/ <![CDATA[A gimmick too far? A ring in every candle!]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4349 2014-08-10T08:55:28Z 2014-08-10T17:35:51Z candles-jewels

I don’t know how I feel about this one. Companies are allowed to create and do what they want, but enticing people to buy their candles so that when they burn off, they will be left with a guaranteed piece … Read More ...

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I don’t know how I feel about this one. Companies are allowed to create and do what they want, but enticing people to buy their candles so that when they burn off, they will be left with a guaranteed piece of Jewelry?

FragrantJewels range of candles always come with a $10-$10,000 ring. Their candles are priced at $24.95 each, so scoring even the most basic ring will be a prize worth getting.

It seems there are no other products that they sell, and all the candles are made and manufactured in USA.

See what you think: FragrantJewels.

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Pink Ombre Jar Candle]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4332 2014-07-01T10:03:14Z 2014-07-19T17:00:00Z Candle final copy

I have come to the conclusion that Ombre is going to be around for a little longer. I am so convinced I started a new Pinterest board dedicated to Ombre crafts.  This tutorial is a great way to use candle … Read More ...

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I have come to the conclusion that Ombre is going to be around for a little longer. I am so convinced I started a new Pinterest board dedicated to Ombre crafts.  This tutorial is a great way to use candle scraps and recycled jars or bottles. For the full tutorial check this blog post out.

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Larissa Coleman http://craftgossip.com <![CDATA[7 Rustic-Inspired Wooden Candle Holders]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4338 2014-07-19T05:40:07Z 2014-07-19T14:55:26Z rusticholders

Adding a little rustic flare to your décor may be just the extra touch your space is needing.  This is great to incorporate for summer decorating and fall as well.   It would even carry through well into the winter with … Read More ...

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Adding a little rustic flare to your décor may be just the extra touch your space is needing.  This is great to incorporate for summer decorating and fall as well.   It would even carry through well into the winter with a little added foliage.  These 7 great ideas for rustic-inspired wooden candle holders are so much easier to make than you would ever imagine.  A few of them have tutorials, and some are here to add a little inspiration to your next project.  Check them out and see which one catches your eye.

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1- Drift Wood Candle Holders from Style Me Pretty

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2- Split Log Candle Holder from Blisscraft and Brazen

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3- PB Knock-Off Birch Candles from A Night Owl Blog

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4- Rustic Wood Candle Holder from All Things Heart and Home

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5- Reclaimed Wood Candle Holder from Blue Doors Design

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6- Barn Wood Candle Holder from Major Hoff Takes A Wife

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7- Square Wood Platforms from Save On Crafts

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[DIY Funfetti Candle]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4328 2014-07-01T09:51:49Z 2014-07-17T17:00:00Z DIY-Fenfetti-Candle

This funfetti candle is rather cute and somewhat quirky. This would look great at a party or given as a birthday gift. I could imagine this candle with sweet scents such as Vanilla, strawberry or chocolate. Use a melt and … Read More ...

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This funfetti candle is rather cute and somewhat quirky. This would look great at a party or given as a birthday gift. I could imagine this candle with sweet scents such as Vanilla, strawberry or chocolate. Use a melt and pour soap to create this simple candle. Full tutorial here.

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Lace Candle Holder]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4312 2014-07-01T08:52:15Z 2014-07-15T17:00:00Z DIY-candle-holders-with-doilie

This candle holder is delicate and romantic at the same time. It is created using wall paper paste and a lace doily. It would be great if you could up-cycle some of Grandma’s old doily’s into something like this. Full … Read More ...

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This candle holder is delicate and romantic at the same time. It is created using wall paper paste and a lace doily. It would be great if you could up-cycle some of Grandma’s old doily’s into something like this. Full Doily Candle Holder tutorial can be found here at Theexcitedbride.com. These would also be lovely to give guests as a take home favor.

 

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Shellie Wilson http://www.craftgossip.com <![CDATA[Christmas Snowman Candle]]> http://candlemaking.craftgossip.com/?p=4315 2014-07-01T08:26:56Z 2014-07-13T17:00:00Z igottacreate_dollar_store_jar_candle_snowman_tutorial_button

I know what your thinking.. Christmas already? If you are planning on making these for business or for gifts then you will need a little lead time. I don’t know if you noticed but we are almost halfway through the … Read More ...

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I know what your thinking.. Christmas already? If you are planning on making these for business or for gifts then you will need a little lead time. I don’t know if you noticed but we are almost halfway through the year. Oh my gosh where did all that time go? Is it just me or does time go faster when you have kids. Christmas Snowman Candle.

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