October 10, 2018

DIY Candles

Hi everyone, I’m Cluster Cone! I’m sure you’ve had problems with finding birthday gifts for your friends or your family and that can be a pain when you don’t know what to get the person. Today, I will be showing you how to D.I.Y a ten minute birthday gift!  A beautiful candle. So brace yourself because this will be awesome!!

Step 1: Collect the ingredients bellow.

New or used candles, oil based wax colorant, candle wick, fragrance oils, glass bowl, colorful glitter or rocks, stove top pot, a stirring rod, button and a plastique bowl.

Step 2: Break your wax into small pieces then put them in a pot at medium temperature. Stir continuously until melted.   

Step 3: Prepare your candle wick by putting the wick in through one of the holes in the button.

Step 4: Place the button holding the wick in the bottom of the glass dish. Make sure the wick is straight.

Step 5: Add the essential oils to the candle wax and stir to mix.

Step 6: Pour the melted candle wax into the glass bowl. You can add glitter now if you like.

Step 7: Wait for the wax to harden. This can take about 5 minutes. But if you are in a hurry then just place an ice pack under your bowl.

Step 8: Now you can add your colorful rocks!!

Step 9: Now wrap it up and give it to that lucky someone to enjoy!!  

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