Making Votive Candles with Votive Pins

Our project tip of the month is using votive pins when making votive candles. Votive pins are one of the best products to help make the perfect votive every time.Ingredients

​Step 1
Insert the votive pin into the votive mold.

Step 2
Heat the wax to 180°F and stir in color.

Step 3
Let the wax cool to the desired pouring temperature.Step 4
Add 4% to 6% fragrance.

Step 5
Fill the mold/pin with wax.
Step 6
Remove the pin carefully by tapping.

Step 7
Insert the wick assembly into candleVoila votives! With votive pins you can ensure a centered wick and a finished product so perfect it doesn’t even look homemade.


    1. The square braided are best to use with beeswax. The exact one will vary depending on how filtered the beeswax is but would recommend testing the #1 or the 1/0.

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