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How to make succulent candles

1.5 hours
4 mini tumbler candles


PART 1: Make the succulent

Step 1: Weigh and Melt Wax

Step 2: Prepare Dye Block

Shaving pieces of a Forest Green Dye Block on a cutting board.

Step 3: Add Dye Block

Pro Tip!

Adding dye block to melted beeswax pellets.
Pouring beeswax into silicone succulent mold.

Step 4: Unmold the Embed

Pouring beeswax pellets into a pouring pitcher and weighing on a candle and soap scale.
Pro Tip!

Removing beeswax embed from silicone mold.
Using a wick pin to push a hole into a beeswax succulent embed.

PART 2: Make the base of the candle

Step 1: Weigh and Melt Wax

Scooping cooled soy wax with an ice cream scoop

Step 2: Prepare the Candle Jars

Marking the wax fill line on a mini tumbler candle container.
Adding wicks to Mini Tumbler for candles

Step 3: Weigh and Add the Fragrance Oil

Pouring Cactus Flower and Jade fragrance oil into melted soy wax flakes.
Pouring pitcher pouring melted soy wax into mini tumbler container.

PART 3: Assemble the candle

Step 1: Place the Embed

Placing a beeswax succulent embed onto a candle wick.


Trimming soy wax candle wick.
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Succulent soy wax candle in a mini tumbler container