DIY Mason Jar Candles

This extremely simple mason jar craft only takes a few minutes to create, and will make a gift that friends and family will rave about. And they don’t need to know how easy they were to make!





  • Microwave
  • Scissors
  • Microwave-safe measuring cups and a Pyrex beaker.
  • Popsicle sticks

How to Assemble:


  1. Use sticks to stand wicks up straight in the center of your jars.
  2. Measure flakes into your microwavable dish
  3. Microwave until flakes are completely melted
  4. (optional) Add fragrance and dye to melted flakes while stirring – 5-10 drops per 2 cups of flakes
  5. Pour carefully into jars, making sure the wick stays centered
  6. Let cool for 2 hours
  7. Cut wick to 1/4″ above the candle

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