What to do with old glass jars

Do you have a bunch of old glass jars taking up space in your cabinets and don't know what to do with them (but feel bad throwing them away or recycling them?) 


Old glass jars make great candle containers and our candle refill kits are the perfect way to give old jars new life. Candles are made and sold by weight, not volume and a 7.5 oz candle will fit perfectly in a 9 oz jar. 

In a world that's becoming increasingly conscious of sustainability, finding creative ways to repurpose everyday items is not just a hobby; it's a responsibility. Glass jars, often overlooked after their initial use, can find new life with a little creativity and the right tools. Our candle refills are the perfect way to merge sustainability with fun! In 15 minutes or less you can have a new candle poured into an old glass jars that didn't have a purpose and was probably taking up precious cabinet space.

The Charm of Glass Jars
Glass jars come in all shapes and sizes, and their versatility is unmatched. From the classic mason jar to the elegant apothecary jar, these containers are more than just vessels for food storage. They have the potential to become chic décor pieces, functional organizers, and now, with the magic of candle refill kits, delightful homemade candles.

Embracing Sustainability with Candle Refill Kits
Candle refill kits offer a sustainable alternative to traditional candles. By repurposing old jars and using refillable wax, wicks, and scents, you can reduce waste and environmental impact while enjoying the cozy ambiance of candlelight. Our candle refill kits include everything you need to refill your jars, with scented wax, a warning label, and a wick.

DIY Candle Refilling: A Step-by-Step Guide
Gather Your Supplies: Collect your empty glass jars, candle refill kits and a non porous, microwave safe dish.

Melt the Wax: Follow the instructions in your refill kit to melt the wax in the microwave.

Pour into your jar: Once the wax is melted, pour the mixture into your old glass jar.

Set the Wick: Dip the wick included in your kit into the melted wax and then place it in the center of your jar. 

Let It Cool: Allow the candle to cool and solidify completely before trimming the wick to the desired length.

Enjoy Your Creation: Once the candle is fully set, light it up and bask in the warm glow of your handmade creation.

Endless Possibilities
The beauty of DIY candle refilling lies in its endless possibilities. Whether you prefer rustic charm, minimalist elegance, or vibrant colors, there's a style and jar to suit every taste. 

A Sustainable Lifestyle Choice
Repurposing glass jars with candle refill kits isn't just a fun DIY project; it's a sustainable lifestyle choice. By reducing waste and giving new life to old items, you're contributing to a healthier planet. Plus, handmade candles make wonderful gifts for friends and family, adding a personal touch to any occasion.

Next time you find yourself with empty old glass jars, don't toss them into the recycling bin just yet. Grab a candle refill kit and a dash of creativity, you can transform them into beautiful, eco-friendly candles that brighten up any space. Embrace sustainability, unleash your creativity, and let your imagination soar as you embark on your DIY candle-making journey.

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