In the last article I showed you how to make your own wicks for making bees wax candles. By making your own wicks, you can reduce your exposure to chemical .
Steps. Cut the wicks to the length(s) desired. Make the wicks as long or as short as you would like. Ready your dipping container. Prepare the dipping area. Melt the wax. Commence dipping the wicks. Allow the candles to dry. Trim the wick at both ends of the candle. Finished.
Homemade tapers candles are an easy, elegant gift idea for Christmas. Whether you make the taper candles short or tall, the candle-dipping process is .
Homemade beeswax candles are easy to make – just follow these simple steps!. For example, I wanted 6-8â€³ taper candles so I cut a 16â€³ piece of wick.
Two candles are dipped at once, one at each end of a long wick.Heated wax can. Use 15-ply wicking for thin tapers, 24-ply for candles thicker than 1/2 inch.