Caring for Candles
They are posted here for interest only.
Many have not been tested in the Printlace household.
Before lighting candles, coat the inside of the candle holders with petroleum jelly.
The leftover wax will slide right out after the candle burns down.
The worst habit is to burn a new candle for 30 minutes and put it out.
Wait about two hours, until the surface has melted.
What releases fragrance is not the flame but the melted wax.
To put out a candle, use a non-flammable metal utensil like a wick dipper
A common mistake is to leave a candle burning all day.
Candle Burning 101 Tips from Cire Trudon executive director Julien Pruvost.