How to Make Beeswax Candles in a Jar

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You can make these lovely candles to give as gifts or just to enjoy in your own home. Candle making is easy and can be customized with your scents and preferences. Invite friends over and have a candle making party!
SUPPLIES NEEDED to make beeswax candles:
  • Beeswax
  • Wicks
  • Candle mold sealer
  • Wick holders
  • Candle scent
  • 4 oz mason jars with lids
  • Cooking pot
Start by turning a cooking pot into a double boiler.  Place the band portion of the mason jar lid only in the bottom of a small pot (large side down).  Add the mason jar on top of it.  Fill with water about half way up on the mason jar.

Experiment with various scents to discover the one that you love. Some oils smell like fresh linen or baked apples. Use combinations to create your own fragrance. You'll be making candles for every holiday and occasion! Keep this guide handy by bookmarking or pinning then have fun getting started!
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