Making Hand-Dipped Candles
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Making Hand-Dipped Candles: Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-192
Limited preview - 1999
19th century animal fat Baking soda bayberry bees beeswax candles berries Candelilla candle’s surface candlemaking materials cardboard chemical coat colored wax Continue dipping craft create Crude oil Decorating Your Candles desired diameter Dip the candle Dip the wicks dipped candles double boiler double-boiler Dripless Candles essential oil fibers finished fire ﬂame ﬂammable Flat Braid ﬂatten ﬂowers fuel wax glycerin heat heater hesion hot wax Ifyou ISBN larger wick layer adhesion lengths of wick light melted wax melting point method microcrystalline Millefiori mordant overdip paper paraffin percent stearic acid pliable pull rancid redip scent shape soaps softer wax Square-braided wicks stripe submerge the candles submerge the whole successive dips supplier tallow tallow candles taper dip technique three dips trim twisted taper Vestas warm wax formulas wax is cool Wax too hot whale oil white candle wick burns Wick too small wicks bend wrap