Ribbon-wrapped mason jars filled with jams, preserves, candied nuts and spice rubs will pass between neighbors, family members, party hosts and co-workers this holiday season. Try a homemade candle in a jar. ), jar candles are also surprisingly fast and simple to make. You don't need any special equipment and you can buy the supplies (wax and wicks) on Amazon if that's most convenient. Here's one quick-and-dirty way for beginners to make scented candles at home. 1 clean aluminum can (large or small, depending on how many candles you are making) Flaked candle wax (for these candles, we used soy wax), roughly twice as much flaked wax as you need melted wax Wooden skewers (1 for stirring and 1 for each... As wax melts down, add additional flaked wax, stirring, until you have enough melted wax to fill your desired number of jars.
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