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My first time working with Soy Wax Part 2

It’s been a couple of days since my first try using soy wax for a candle and overall it’s turned out quite well!

The colouring has made the wax a sort of powder blue which is interesting as the liquid wax was a vivid turquoise colour. 153 more words


My first time working with Soy Wax

After a nice picnic in the park, I decided to have my first crack at making a soy wax candle. All of my previous candles had used paraffin wax, and I had heard conflicting things about soy wax’s similarity to paraffin so I didn’t know how well my first attempt would work. 416 more words


Mother's Day Incoming

Are you prepared for Mother’s Day? Because I never am.

As a special for this Mother’s Day we are providing bundles of our new scrubs and candles. 14 more words

Candles and Scrubs and More, Oh My!

SolisEtLunae will soon be introducing candles and sugar scrubs to our product line. You may have noticed also that we recently added tarot readings by yours truly. 57 more words

Toronto by Candlelight

Banner photo is George Morse’s Soap and Candle Factory, Don Station, in the 1870s.  Courtesy of Toronto Public Library.

Tonight, millions of people around the world will pause at 8:30PM (in their respective time zones) to turn off their lights in observance of Earth Hour.  1,840 more words

Toronto Architecture And History

Recycled Candles

Today ‘s Craft post is about recycling an old candle into something new. I had an old candle – the wick was bad and have used up. 79 more words


DIY these Color Block Scented Candles

Being a candle lover, I have seen so many of these DIY candle pictures on Pinterest, i thought i will craft one. It is so much fun to do this. 455 more words