GETTING DOWN TO BUSINESS….

In case you missed our big news (it would be rather hard as we’ve been screaming it from the rooftops)… but if you did, we’ve launched…
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It's a Fact, You Planted…

      Here is a wooden wick fact we can all get excited about... For every $100 our customers spend on our products, we plant…
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CHOOSING THE BEST CANDLE WAX

The candle wax you choose is as you can imagine, an important factor, as it is the largest component in a candle.  There are a lot…
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IT’S HERE... LAB & CO,…

Are you ready to step it up and begin making candles using the same ingredients as the top luxury candle brands? Then do we ever have…
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PRE-INSERTED CLIPS… ONE STEP CANDLE…

For those of you who are using wooden wicks, you already know how much easier they are to work with than cotton wicks. Since wooden wicks are rigid,…
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How to Make a Wooden…

So you want to learn how to make a candle? If you have never made a candle before, and you’re ready to give it a go, we…
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How to Make a Multiple…

Among the many benefits of using a wooden wick over a cotton wick is that you can use up to a 5” diameter candle with only…
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Candle Making Terminology

If you are a candle-making-veteran you most likely know all of this and then some, but if you are a novice candle-maker, hopefully this will clear…
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An interview with Sarah Cooley,…

We love our customers and we delight in seeing our wicks in the beautiful products they create!   What’s the Story? In 2012 Sarah Cooley started…
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FINISHING A CANDLE WITH A…

When and why would you need to use a heat gun in the candle making process? If you aren't using one of our LAB&CO waxes Virgin…
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Candle Fragrance Basics

Did you know that 75 to 80 percent of all candles sold in the U.S. today are scented? Fragrance is one of the most defining characteristic…
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HOW TO CONDUCT A BURN…

Conducting a candle burn test is essential to make sure your candle is going to burn properly.  While burn tests are frequently used to first determine…
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GOODBYE 2017, HELLO NEW YEAR!

Dear Wooden Wick Customer Family, 2017 was quite the year! We want to take a moment to say a heartfelt thank you for being our valued…
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TRENDS: 2017 IN SUMMARY &…

As 2017 comes to a close and we try to stop for a moment to catch our breath (frankly, we have been running around like chickens…
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Our interview with AC Brown,…

GOODNIGHT DARLING Co., of  Beltsville, MD www.goodnightdarling.co What’s the Story? AC has suffered from insomnia since the age of 14. Frustrated by not being able to…
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How To Sell Scented Product…

Some products are easy to sell online, while others (like candles) are slightly more challenging. Products that you need to smell, taste or feel can be…
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FESTIVE HOLIDAY CANDLES

Can you believe the holidays are here already?! Didn’t we just make those New Years resolutions and join that gym that we went to for a…
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NITTY GRITTY BUSINESS STUFF

Ugh…. Where to even start? We’re guessing if you are starting a candle business, you are most likely an artsy creative type… but being creative doesn’t…
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HELP I NEED A LOGO!

You have settled on the best damn name anyone has ever heard for your candle line, and now you need a logo. Where to start? Do…
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CHOOSING A BRAND NAME

If you had a chance to read our previous blog STARTING A CANDLE BUSINESS, then you know our suggestion was “the simpler, the better”. We also suggested…
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