How to make Rosemary and rose candles

Items you will need
paraffin wax
candle mold
miniature roses, or large rose petals
lots of springs of fresh rosemary, cut to different lengths 

Cut wick to desired length (length of candle mold plus 3 inches).
Tie wick to pencil and lie pencil over candle mold with the wick inside the
Gently heat paraffin wax in an old tin in a pan of hot water.
Drop a few petals/flowers and rosemary in mold.
Carefully pour some wax into the mold.
Add some more petals/flowers and rosemary, then more wax, and so on until the
mold is full.
Let cool.
Remove pencil and remove candle from mold.


Skye said...

Have just started to make candles so will have a go at this, thanks for sharing x

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