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Candle Burning 101

Trim Your Wick Regardless of whether it’s a cotton wick or a wood wick, all wicks need to be trimmed to ¼ before each burn. This is for the safety and for the longevity of your candle. Having an untrimmed wick can lead to a higher and unstable flame, by trimming it before you light, you are giving your candle the best possibility of a slower and safer burn for you to enjoy.  BPE (Big Pool Energy)You may have experienced a candle or two in your life where it seems that the wax is burning through the centre and not...

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Emily Baker
How To Reuse Your Jar

How To Reuse Your Jar

After your candle is finished, you have the choice of:1. Recycling your jar 2. Repurposing your jar 3. Taking part in The Burn and Return Program Here are some practical and unique ways to repurpose your jar at home:Sugar/steviaQ-tips/cotton ballsEpsom bath saltsPropagationLoose changeJewelry Have another way to repurpose our jars? Let us know, we would love to hear!

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Madi MacNeil
The EASIEST Way to Remove Leftover Wax!

The EASIEST Way to Remove Leftover Wax!

So, you’ve reached the end of your candle and you’re wondering what to do now. Before you toss away your jar, we wanted to offer you another option - REMOVING THE WAX AND REUSING YOUR JAR!There are 2 ways to remove wax from a jar, the heating method or the frozen method. We have tried both so you don’t have to. The Frozen Method is the one we prefer because it is faster, cleaner, and you can repurpose the leftover wax. Let’s get started. For this you will need: a frozen candle jar, 1 butter knife, and 1 cleaning cloth ...

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A Citronella Story

*Carrie Bradshaw voice* As we stood in the grocery aisle, we couldn’t help but think, how could a brand that is known for their outdoor bug protection have labeled, “Not intended for the repellent of mosquitoes” on a citronella candle? This led us on a journey to discover that there are many other (and better suited) natural fragrances that help to ward off mosquitoes. Good news! Your girls have been hard at work in creating a product that exceeds what is currently on the market, and intended to ACTUALLY repel mosquitoes. Instead of solely relying on the efficacy of citronella...

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