Molded candles come in all shapes and sizes. Figure out the basics with these simple instructions and then use your imagination by finding unusual new or vintage containers. Instructions: Basic Recipe for Molded Candles - CountryLiving.com Moldings Candles, Candles Hurricane, Crafts Projects, Pillar Candles, Make Candles, Window Candles, Warm Candles, Window Boxes, Basic Recipes
Basic Recipe for Rolled Candles. Although rolled candles are by far the easiest to make, they create lasting impressions. Paraffin wax is available in sheets, but cross-hatched beeswax is much easier to work with and adds a distinctive flair.
Embed flowers onto a candle by affixing dried flowers to the surface, then over-dipping in clear wax. This technique works especially well with interestingly shaped leaves and flat blooms.