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Indie candle-makers in Singapore spark demand

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

A bad gift of a handmade candle spurred two friends to set up their own candle-making business.

Ms Chelsea Low, 24, had bought a candle-making kit online to make Christmas gifts, including one for her ex-colleague Nicole Su, 27. 1,682 more words

Current Affairs

Rainbow Candles

This was one of those accidentally awesome art projects. I am not sure if it even is art, really, as the candlemakers basically line up at the counter when I have a new batch of hot coloured wax ready.   461 more words

Art Projects

Behind the Scenes on My New Candle Project...

The first of a new line of candles, almost ready to unveil in the shop!


New Essential Oils!

My batch of new essential oils arrived today, including several I’ve been excited to try for months now. I can’t wait to get experimenting for new candles!


Daily Life - Days 24 thru 30 - And a Ketchup recipe

Ok, so I know I’m a week behind. There is a reason, and it’s big news, but that is a post all on it’s own. Suffice to say, we’ve been busy, busy, busy the past week. 680 more words

Portland Interlude

5 Basic Tips When Shopping for Vintage Containers for Candle Making

I love making candles using vintage and antique jars and cups that I find from antique markets and stores. It feels like a treasure hunt as you explore the past of artisan history. 659 more words


A Rainbow of Candles

Recently I expanded my candles selection to include three sizes, so I’ve been making lots of new candles. Usually all my stock is made to order, but I have to make at least one of each new one to make sure the proportions for colors and scents are right and to take photos. 32 more words