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Soy wax candles: Xmas 2016 version :-)

I had a very late request for Xmas candles 😓⏳⌚😓, but the good thing is that I had been given 100% of freedom on the choice of colors, decorations, fragrance, container 😃🎉🎇

This year, I've been so into glass recycling that I've been using jam jars for almost all my container candles.

I particularly love the jars from the French brand La Bonne Maman (see HERE) because they are big, easy to work with (you don't have to struggle to stick the wick holder to the bottom of the container) and original! They have a screwable lid that helps to preserve the candle fragrance and protect the decorations on top. Last, but not least, they can be washed in the dishwasher and you can recycle them as many times as you want.

For these candles I've used soy wax (Click for an overview of waxes), cinnamon fragrance (which I've also used in other projects such as in HERE and HERE), a lead-free cotton-wick, and tiny decorations made of soy wax too (see also HERE and HERE.)


Close-up view of the Xmas tree and snowman soy wax decorations.






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