Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!





Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles

Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!

How’s this for a super cute, unique candle idea? The bonus is it is a soy candle, so no build up on the walls or ceiling. I absolutely adore soy candles. They are my go-to candle when buying, and now when making.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles Materials:

• 2 cups Soy Wax
• 1 Candlewick
• Large Nonstick Pot
Measuring Cup
Measuring Spoons
• Wooden Spoon
• Chopstick or Wood Stick or Pencil
Teacup
• 1 Light Brown or Tan Crayon
• ½ tsp Apple Pie Spice
• ½ tsp Nutmeg
• ½ tsp Cinnamon
• 1 tsp Dried Cloves, divided

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles Directions:

• Place your candlewick in a teacup.
• To hold the candlewick in place, wrap the top around a pencil or chopstick.
• Place the stick over the teacup and let the bottom of it drop to the bottom. A weighted candlewick does this nicely and settles on its own.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Begin by heating the soy wax flakes on low heat right on your stove top. It is best to use a non stick pot to help avoid burning and sticking.
• Continue to stir the soy candle flakes as they slowly melt. Be sure to keep the liquid moving so it does not stick or clump.

• Note: if microwaving, microwave in 30-60 second bursts stirring before setting the next time. This particular formula is best done on the stove, but you can make adjustments if you want to microwave.

DO NOT use food coloring to color your candle. It will clump and not mix. Instead, use a brown or tan crayon to color the soy wax. Peel the crayon so as no wrapper remains, and then break then break the crayons into small pieces. Drop the pieces into the soy candle mixture and stir well until completely dissolved.
• Add the apple pie spice, nutmeg and cinnamon; continue to stir well.
• Add half of the cloves; continue to stir well. Note: you can add all the cloves at once if you like. In this tutorial half are held back for visual appeal.
• The color of the wax may darken, but that is fine and expected.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Remove the mixture from the stove and slowly (and carefully!) pour it into the teacup.
• Immediately re-center the candlewick if needed.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Store your Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles in a room that is cool to allow them time to harden.
• After hour one, you will notice the top beginning to look firmer.
• Drop the rest of the cloves in at this time so they rest on the top of the candle.
• Return your candle to the cool room to finish setting. It may take 4 hours until your candle is completely set.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Once the mixture has hardened you can snip the candlewick to shorten it.

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Light and enjoy!

Safety tip: never leave a lit candle unattended!

Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles. Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles! These are great for gifts or to scent your own home during the fall and holiday season. These Homemade Autumn Spice Soy Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• If you frequent thrift stores, you may want to look for clear teacups there.

• This is a super easy project! You can dress up your cups with ribbons when giving as a gift! Think teachers, small gift exchanges, housewarming presents, stocking stuffers and more!

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Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year’s or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue: Supplies and Resources

Note: this is a setting for six. Adjust according to your specific needs!

1 White Tablecloth
1 Roll of Fancy, White/Silver Wrapping Paper
6 Silver Chargers
6 White Plates with a silver trim (or you can do plain White Plates or White China)
6 Salad White Plates (or you could do silver or a light blue color)
6 Crystal Glassware
6 Sets of Nice Silverware
6 Blue Cloth Napkins
6 Silver Flower Assortments
6 Silver Holiday Poppers (these are great to use as name holders)
1 bag of Jingle Bells
Assorted Table Decor

White Tablecloth
• Fancy, White/Silver Wrapping Paper: Hobby Lobby, Home Goods, Kohl’s, Target
Silver Chargers
White Plates with Silver Trim
Crystal Glassware
Blue Cloth Napkins
Silver Flower Assortments
Silver Holiday Poppers
Jingle Bells
Tall Cylinder Glass
• Light Blue Christmas Cones – Hobby Lobby (I could not find them online, but these are gorgeous alternatives: Feathered Cone or Silver Cones
• Silver Candle Holders- Hobby Lobby
White and Blue Candles
Silver Coffee Pot
Clear Short Hurricane Concave Glass Vase
Blue Rocks
• Silver & White Angels – Home Goods (I could not find this online, but these look like a beautiful substitute)

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Spread out your White Tablecloth. You may have to iron if very wrinkled before spreading out. If there is still a crease or two after laying on the tables, I have been known to put a hand-towel under the wrinkly, and iron it out directly on the table. Use extreme caution though; you don’t want to burn your table!
• Roll out Fancy Wrapping paper across the table, making sure it stays in the center. This acts as a table runner as well. Using wrapping paper is an easy way to decorate your table without a little effort.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Make each place setting. The silver charger comes first. Followed by the blue napkin. Then the White Plates with Silver Rim. Next the salad plate, followed by the silver flower assortment on top.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Set your silverware forks on top of the napkin on your left, or place your napkin between the charge and dinner plate draping forward and above, and place your forks to the left on top of the Faux Wood Paper. Set your spoons and knives to the right. Alternatively, you can wrap your silverware inside your napkin (closing with a napkin ring if desired), and place on top of your place settings.
• Add your glasses. If you are offering wine as well as a cold beverage and/or water, you will need an extra set of glasses appropriate for those beverages.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Finish with a floral piece on each plate.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Center of the table: Start by adding a bag of jingle bells to the tall hurricane glass.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Place the Silver Candle Holders on each side of the Tall Cylinder Glass. Place Candles on top of each Candle Holder.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Next add the blue and silver Christmas Cones.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• Add Silver Christmas assortments. You can mix or match these based on your own style.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


• At the end of the table, add more fun Christmas assortments, such as the white Angels and glasses full of blue rocks.

Winter Holiday Tablescape: White, Silver and Blue. Hosting a holiday party? Dressing up the table for Christmas, New Year's or just because? Break away from the traditional green and red Christmas colors and try something entirely different. This beautiful winter holiday tablescape features white, silver and blue. A lovely cool theme to compliment the winter landscape.


The two featured recipes shown in this tablescape:

No-Bake Cranberry Cheesecake Parfait Recipe – no bake Christmas desserts are difficult to find. This one really works well for any holiday function!

Gingerbread Biscotti Recipe Yum! A nice holiday biscotti that can be used for breakfast, lunch or dinner, as well as holiday parties. Nothing beats a biscotti and a hot cup of coffee on a chilly winter night.


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Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!




Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles

Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles Supplies Needed:

Half Pint Mason Jars
• Microwave Safe Bowl
Candle Wax (2 Cups)
Cinnamon and Spice Warming Wax
Candle Wicks
• Red Sprinkles
• Corn Syrup
• Paint Brush (optional)

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles Directions:

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Pour your candle wax into a microwave safe bowl and place three warming wax cubes on top of the wax pellets.
• Microwave for 3 minutes.

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• While your candle wax is melting, grab your mason jar and pour a little bit of corn syrup into your mason jar and spread around with a paint brush or your finger. Quickly pour your red sprinkles on top of the corn syrup.
• Grab a wick and dab a dot of corn syrup on the bottom and firmly press to the bottom of your mason jar.

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• Once your wax is melted remove it from the microwave and quickly pour into the center of the mason jar, being sure to avoid the sides.
• Allow to set for about an hour before using, trim the wick before lighting.

Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles; Easily and inexpensively make your own Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles! Great for gifts, stocking stuffers, or to scent your own home during the holiday season. These Homemade Cinnamon and Spice Candles are a fun DIY project that yields great results!


• This is a super easy project! You can dress up your mason jars with ribbons when giving as a gift! Think teachers, small gift exchanges, stocking stuffers and more!


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