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Candle Basics 101: What is cold throw and hot throw?

In this video we go over what cold throw and hot throw is. Very quick video but something that a lot of beginners ask about. If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to help in any way that I can. Snapchat: Jeff.Standley Instsgram.com/standleyhandcrafted www.standleyhandcrafted.com

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Candle Basics 101: What are flash points and what do they mean?

In todays video I cover flash points, what they are, and why you shouldn't worry to much about them when making candles. If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to help in any way that I can. Snapchat: Jeff.Standley Instsgram.com/standleyhandcrafted www.standleyhandcrafted.com

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Candle Basics 101: Essential Oils in candles and why they may not perform well

We talk all about essential oils and why they may not be the best option for scenting your candles. You can however use them and we also explain how to get the best scent throw from them. If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to help in any way that I can. Snapchat: Jeff.Standley Instsgram.com/standleyhandcrafted www.standleyhandcrafted.com

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Easy labels for your candles or business with free phone apps

I talk about three different free apps and use one to demonstrate how easy it can be to create very easy and elegant labels to help get you started on your candle making business or hobby. Snapsee, Phonto, Over are the three apps that can give you plenty of options to get started. I use Avery.com to lay these out and print at home. If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to […]

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Candle Basics 101: Getting the best scent out of your fragrance oils

We go into some detail about how to get the best possible scent throw from your fragrance oils when making candles. Adding them too early and how much to add and when to bump up your percentages. If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to help in any way that I can. Snapchat: Jeff.Standley Instsgram.com/standleyhandcrafted www.standleyhandcrafted.com

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How to make scented candles – Candle making basics 101

If you have always wanted to make candles this is a great introduction on how to get started. We go into detail about the basic things you will need to get started. Wax, containers, wicks fragrance oils, etc. Metal ice cream scoop I used for the wax. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B002JFW6XI/ref=psdc_300196_t1_B000YKTFDO If you have any questions please leave a comment or feel free to contact me at anytime. I am more than happy to help in any way that I can. Wax Guide: https://www.candlescience.com/learning/wax-guide Wick Guide: https://www.candlescience.com/learning/wick-guide Some of the […]

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Soy Candle Making at Home-How To Make Incredible Soy Votive Candles

Soy Votive Candles Recipe: http://www.soycandlemakingtime.com/make-soy-votives/ Also, Check out my Ebook: http://www.SoyCandleMakingTime.com/book Learn how to make soy votive candles at home! These soy votives make wonderful gifts, stocking stuffers, for weddings, or whatever you can think of! Soy votive candles last longer than regular votives, usually burning for around 15 hours or so. Soy candle making at home is a rewarding experience, and a wonderful addition to your home decor. Looking for a home business to start? Love candles? Why not learn how to make soy candles and […]

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DIY CUPCAKE CANDLE – Room Decor – How To| SoCraftastic

In this DIY, learn how to make a Cupcake Candle! I go over some candle-making basics, so beginners can do this project. Cupcake candles would make a great addition to any birthday party & can be used as room decor. Check back next Crafty Friday for a new how to video from SoCraftastic. Oh, and don't forget to subscribe! Please & thanks. 🙂 DIY Crayon Candle : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcpmRHRmLEA Rainbow Popsicle Soap DIY : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zymMiwUtbqE Fish in a Bag Soap DIY : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bioIAdsNUIc Tie Dye Soap DIY : […]

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DIY Candle Melts and Tarts-Soy Wax-Gift Idea or Start a Business!

How to Make Tarts and Melts w/Soy Wax: http://www.soycandlemakingtime.com/how-to-make-soy-wax-melts Also check out my new e-book http://www.SoyCandleMakingTime.com/book These soy wax melts are so easy to make and you can make them in so many different shapes. Just find some molds that can withstand some heat. I found some Easter Jello molds on sale at the store, and I also have Valentines heart molds which were actually for making heart shaped cupcakes, but they work wonderfully for wax melts! You can find the metal tart molds online at most […]

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Soy Candle Making at Home for Beginners-How To Make 7 to 8 Hour Tealights!

Soy Candles Tealight recipe: http://www.soycandlemakingtime.com/how-to-make-soy-tealights/ How to make soy tealight candles at home that burn for 7-8 hours! I am making yummy smelling lemon cheesecake tea light candles in this video. You'll have to forgive the fuzziness during the pouring part, but for some reason it didn't focus very well. Subscribe to stay informed of new candle making videos, and check out all my other soy candle making instructions too. You can also check out my new Book "The Soy Candle Making Book" that has a couple […]

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