My love affair with candles continues. The other day, I was in the mood for vanilla soy, not the beverage;  rather, the sweet essence of a vanilla soy candle permeating through the air. But I was all out. I had exhausted my supply. Here comes candle remake diary…

candle remake

candle remake preparation


candle remake preparation

When I did my last candle remake, I realized I used the wrong wick resulting in a tunnel burn down the center.



candle tunnel burn

The type of wick matters and although a tunnel burn is good for certain types of candles, it’s not the desired outcome for a jar candle. Fortunately,  I  had purchased  this wood variety ; they are  especially made for jar candles.

 

wooden candle wick

wooden candle wick

And the result:

candle remake collage