Table of Contents

 

CHAPTER 1: About the Author

 

CHAPTER 2: Candle Waxes

  • CandleWic Soy 120
  • Cargill’s Naturewax C-3
  • EcoSoya 135
  • EcoSoya CB Advanced
  • EcoSoya Pillar Blend
  • Golden Brands 444
  • Golden Brands 464
  • IGI 6006 (Soy/Paraffin Blend)
  • Soy/Beeswax Blend

 

CHAPTER 3: Tools, Materials & Basic Information

  • Measurements
  • Color Blending
  • Burn Times
  • Conducting a Proper Burn Test

 

CHAPTER 4: Soy Container Candle Projects

  • Supplies
  • Step-by-Step Instructions

o   Apothecary Candles

o   Status Candles

o   Travel Tin Soy Candles

  • Advanced Soy Candles – Creating Layers
  • Mosaic Soy Candle
  • Swirl Soy Candle

 

CHAPTER 5: Soy Pillar Candles

  • Supplies
  • Step-by-Step Instructions

o   3×3 Round Pillar Soy Candle

o   3×3 Round Pillar Soy Candle w/ Dye

 

CHAPTER 6: Soy Votive, Floating Tart & Aroma Melt Candles

  • Ingredients
  • Step-by-Step Instructions

o   Votive Candle

o   Floating Tart Candle

o   Aroma Melt Candle

  • Advanced Soy Votives–Creating Layers

 

CHAPTER 7: Fragrance Guide

  • Creating the Right Scent
  • Create the Right Mood

 

CHAPTER 8: Selecting the Right Wick

 

CHAPTER 9: Creating Your Own Labels

  • Company & Scent Labels
  • Label Suppliers
  • Stock Photo Web Sites
  • Software
  • Warning Labels

 

CHAPTER 10: Troubleshooting

 

CHAPTER 11: Additional Resources

  • Glossary of Candle Making Terms

 

CHAPTER 12: Using Essential Oils in Soy Candles

  • What is Aromatherapy?
  • Benefits of Essential Oils
  • Dos & Don’ts
  • Projects
  • Creating Your Own Aromatherapy Blends

 

CHAPTER 13: Packaging & Shipping Soy Candles

  • Packaging Techniques
  • Shipping Supplies
  • Shipping Carriers

 

CHAPTER 14:Turning Your Soy Candle Hobby into a Money-Making Venture!

  • Is the Candle Business Right For You?

o   Setting Goals

  • Dos & Don’ts
  • Top Three Mistakes to Avoid

 

CHAPTER 15: The Business Side

  • Registering Your Business
  • Insurance

o   List of Insurance Companies

  • Business Resources

o   Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents

o   Shopping Carts

o   Payment Methods

o   Photographs

 

CHAPTER 16: Marketing Your Product

  • How to Market Your Product

o   Craft Fairs

o   Trade Shows

o   Internet

o   Referrals

o   Home Parties

o   Independent Sales Reps

o   Wholesale

 

CHAPTER 17: Resources

  • Recommended Websites
  • Trade and Professional Associations, Guilds, and Organizations
  • Aromatherapy Associations
  • Web & Graphic Designers
  • Candle Forums

 

CHAPTER 18: Suppliers

  • Wax
  • Glass Containers
  • Packaging
  • Fragrance & Essential Oil
  • Candle Making
  • Canadian
  • Shipping Resources

 

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