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DIY Fall Candles

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Can you smell it? The sweet, sweet scent of fall? If you have yet to fill your home with the magical spices of pumpkin, cinnamon, and mint...what better way to start than by making your OWN candles? Light a cozy fire, grab a warm bowl of soup, and spend a lazy Sunday crafting some of these fabulous scents for your home. 🔥

 

 

 

Pumpkin Spice Candle. Some say it’s basic, but we say it’s the BEST! It wouldn’t be fall without the enchanting scent of pumpkin spice wafting into our nasal passages, and now you can make it whenever you want! Ingredients needed:         

  • 2 cups of soy wax flakes
  • 1 orange crayon
  • 1 teaspoon of pumpkin spice seasoning ← 👍👍
  • ½ teaspoon of nutmeg
  • 1 candle wick with weighted bottom
  • Get the full instructions HERE.


Peppermint Mason Jar Candles. Peppermint is definitely a staple for the holiday season, whether it’s a patty, mocha, or candy cane. Any form of peppermint is divine, especially when you get to enjoy that glorious aroma all day, EVERY DAY. Here’s what you’ll need to complete your mason jar:

  • All natural soy candle wax
  • Peppermint oil ← ⛄
  • Natural candle wick
  • Tea light cups
  • Get the full instructions HERE.

 

Autumn Spice Soy Candle. Think of all your favorite spices that remind you of fall...now take all of those and sprinkle, mold, and melt them into one, magnificent candle inside a teacup! This flavor-packed recipe includes:

  • 2 cups soy wax
  • 1 candlewick
  • Large nonstick pot
  • Chopstick or wooden stick or pencil
  • 1 teacup
  • 1 light brown or tan crayon
  • ½ tsp apple pie spice ← 💛
  • ½ tsp nutmeg ← 💛
  • ½ tsp cinnamon ← 💛
  • 1 tsp dried cloves, divided ← 💛
  • Get full instructions HERE.

 

Lavender Rosemary Candle. Getting ready for the holidays can be exhausting, stressful, and downright overwhelming, which is why you’ll need this lovely, soothing scent to keep you nice and calm. To get this zen party started, you’ll need to gather:

  • 4 cups soy flakes
  • 2 wicks with a metal base
  • 20-30 drops lavender essential oil ← 💜
  • 3/8 tsp dried rosemary
  • 3/8 tsp dried lavender ← 😌
  • 2 jars, glass or metal
  • 1 skewer chopstick
  • 2 large clothespins
  • 2 washcloths or small towels
  • Get full instructions HERE.

 

Coffee Vanilla Candle. For those who are looking for something simple without all of the melting, mixing, and molding, this will take just minutes to make! All you have to do is place a vanilla-scented candle in the center of a bowl full of coffee beans (dark roast, medium roast, whatever excites your taste buds). The warmth from the candle against the beans will have your whole house smelling like a freshly brewed cup of java heaven.🍵  See an example HERE.


Caramel Latte Candle. For those who want to take their coffee obsession to the next level, you can make your own caramel latte candle! 😮  This could even make an excellent gift for the coffee lovers in your life. Here’s what you’ll need to make the perfect cup:

  • Soy wax flakes
  • Caramel liquid dye
  • Caramel latte fragrance oil ← 🙌
  • Candle wick
  • Wax adhesive
  • Tea cup
  • Get full instructions HERE.

 

We hope your home is filled with the fabulous scents of fall this season!