SIMPLY CURATED
Read our fun interview with Sarah Cooley, Founder + CEO, SIMPLY CURATED, Grand Rapids, MI. What’s the Story? In 2012 Sarah Cooley started an online si...
Coal And Canary
Read on to learn more about Amanda Buhse and Tom Jansen, co-owners of Coal and Canary, based in Canada. What’s the story? It all started as a hobby (like...
Wooden Wicks vs. Cotton Wicks
So...why would you choose a wooden wick over a traditional cotton wick? Oh, let me count the reasons! Our wooden wic...
It's a Fact, You Planted a Tree!
Here is a wooden wick fact we can all get excited about; for every $100 our customers spend on our products, we will pla...
How to Conduct a Burn Test!
Conducting a candle burn test  is essential to make sure your candle is going to burn properly.  While burn tests are fr...
What Size Wood Wick Should I Use?
Aside from the question of, how to use wooden wicks, the question we hear most often is “Which size wick should I use?”  The tricky part is, there is no straigh...
The Vision Behind Wooden Wicks!
Want to hear a little more about The Wooden Wick Community? As the exclusive worldwide manufacturer for wooden wicks, we provide the finest quality wooden w...
Our Favorite Cozy Candles!
Hygge...what’s that funny little word that’s been popping up all over the web? Hygge is a Danish term defined as “a qual...
Making a Pillar Candle with Wooden Wicks
Most people think wooden wicks are just for container candles, but did you know, you can use wooden wicks for pillar can...
How to Make a Wooden Wick Candle
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...
How to Make a Multiple Wick Candle!
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 a single wick – sometimes even 6” dep...
How to Burn a Candle with a Wooden Wick
Is there a difference in burning a candle with a wooden wick vs. a candle with a cotton wick? The answer is yes and no… The basics of lighting and enjoyi...
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...
Candle Safety
I know we’ve all heard it a million times, but when it comes to safety, sometimes hearing it again certainly doesn’t hur...
Candle Making Terminology
If you are a candle-making-old-timer you most likely know all of this and then some, but if you are a new candle-maker, ...
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 of your candle.  Whil...
Wooden Wick Types
There are several different types of candle wicks we offer here at The Wooden Wick Co and the best way to find which wick will work best for your project is to ...
Why Wooden Wicks?
If you are looking to create a candle that is unique and special, we think wooden wicks are the perfect place to start! ...
Know Your Fragrances
If you’ve read our post about Candle Fragrance, then you already know a little about the important role candle scent pla...
Fun Facts About Wooden Wicks!
Did you know: For every $100 spent at The Wooden Wick Co, a tree is planted through Trees for the Future. Che...