Beeswax Candles

I started making my own beeswax candles when I learned about their air purifying benefits. Since then, this DIY project has also saved me a ton of money!

What You’ll Need

Organic Beeswax Pastilles Beads


Natural Candle Wicks


Wick Foam Stickers Double-sided Adhesive Glue Dots


Wick Centering Devices


Wax Melting Pouring Pitcher


Glass Votives



Step 1

Pour the beeswax pellets into the wax melting pitcher


Step 2

Slowly heat the wax on the stove until it is completely melted


Step 3

Remove both (top and bottom) paper backings on the double-sided foam stickers

Stick the bottom side onto the glass votive that you will be pouring the wax into

Press the wick onto the top side of the same sticker


Step 4

Lay the wick centering device over the top of the votive

Position and secure the wick in the middle of the device


Step 5

Carefully pour the melted wax into the jar or votive until it is full

Allow the wax to cool and the candle to solidify


Step 6

Trim the wick so that it sticks no more than 1/4 inch out of the wax & light it up!