Candles are the perfect home accessory—they not only look elegant, but are also useful in brightening
up or creating a cozy atmosphere in any room. And with the number of styles and varieties you can make, these products are always in season.
Heat source (electric or stove)
Pouring and stirring containers
Towels and old newspapers
Shaped mold, P500. You can also use old cans or jars, as long as the bottom is not larger than the top so that you can easily remove your candle
Dipping tanks, P1,000 (optional)
10 kg or more of candle wax (beeswax, palm wax, paraffin wax, etc.), P1,000
Colored dye or chips, P250
Separator (i.e. petroleum jelly, cooking oil, liquid soap), P100
Perfume/potpourri oils, P225
Ingredients can be purchased in a craft, hobby, or grocery store.
Dyes and scents can also be bought from chemical retailers.
1. Place all your equipment in a large and open area, preferably near your kitchen or heating source so the wax stays hot before pouring. Line the workspace with old newspapers. This makes clean up easier and faster.