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Cookie Cutter Candles

Pick your favorite holiday cookie cutter and use it to turn beeswax it into a delightful candle just right for the occasion.

Supplies

Your choice holiday cookie cutter(s)
Sheets of beeswax (available at craft stores)
Candle wick
Cutting board
Hair dryer

Instructions

Lay single sheet of beeswax on a cutting board.

Use cookie cutter to cut 6 shapes (or more if you want a thicker candle) from beeswax.

Sandwich the wick in the middle of the layers of beeswax leaving approximately 1/2 inch protruding from the top.

Press the wax shapes together. If shapes are not sticking together well, heat slightly with a hair dryer.

This craft is reprinted courtesy of All Things Christmas.

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Here you will find holiday treasures such as printable cards, lyrics to your favorite Christmas carols, songs in MIDI format, unique craft ideas, and decorating tips. We have a lot of holiday stories, delicious recipes, links to other holiday web sites, and more, including our Christmas for kids-section, which offers fun, games, riddles, printables, and other goodies just for kids.

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