As stores line their aisles with fall-inspired décor, it’s sometimes easy to get lost in the excitement and want to reach for those pumpkin, apple and cinnamon-scented candles. More often than not, the candles are scented using synthetic fragrances – fragrances you don’t need filling your home. We prefer real botanical scents, like we use in our cleaning products! You can capture the scents of fall naturally by using beeswax and essential oils to make your own candles at home.
Beeswax candles are our newest obsession! Not only is pure beeswax a beautiful golden color, it has a cleansing effect on the air in your home. Beeswax is naturally scented. I love the scent. It's fresh and pretty, but not overpowering... a little bit like honey! We purchased 5 pounds of pure beeswax from this Etsy shop and made more than ten candles with it. Here's how-