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Jul
25

Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial


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Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

If you would like to learn how to create your very own homemade air fresheners to sell, then you will definitely want to check out this shimmering air freshener tutorial from Natures Garden. Of course, these beautiful handcrafted air fresheners would be perfect for personal use as well! Aroma beads can be one of the easiest and best ways to scent your home! This beautiful room scenting recipe uses quality ingredients, like our aroma beads, and a strong, gorgeous floral fragrance oil to create a air freshener product. You can use your finished creation as a homemade air freshener for car, home, office, or any other space you that can think of! Plus, this free craft recipe is fairly simple to create. So, check out the recipe that we have provided below to learn more about this glistening air freshener tutorial!

Natures Garden Ingredients For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

Aroma Beads
NG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil
Spectrum Liquid Candle Dye- Burgundy
Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
Air Freshener Jars

Other Needed Ingredients For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial 

Ziploc Bag- Gallon Size
Measuring Spoon

Weights and Amounts For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial 

1 pound Aroma Beads
2 ounces NG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil
1 tablespoon Diamond Dust Mica Pigment
1 drop Burgundy Spectrum Liquid Candle Dye

Making Preparations For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

Before you can begin creating your scented craft recipe, you are going to be making preparations for this glistening air freshener recipe. First, you will need to gather any equipment that you are going to need in order to make this diy room scent recipe. Also, you will want to gather all of your craft making equipment that has been listed above as necessary for this tutorial. Next, you are going to want to clear a space for you to use as an work area. You will want to clear off enough space so that you are able to work comfortably on this air freshener recipe. Once you have made these simple preparations, you are ready to move on to the next step in this crafting process.

Prepare the Aroma Beads For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

First of all, you are going to need to prepare the aroma beads for the shimmering air freshener tutorial. In total, you will need to have one pound of the unscented and uncolored aroma beads. Anyone that has purchased the one pound bag of aroma beads will know that it comes in a Ziploc bag. While the one pound portion of our aroma beads is already in a Ziploc bag, you will want to transfer the aroma beads to a larger Ziploc bag. The original bag is too small and you will have a hard time mixing in the mica, colorant, and fragrance oil. So, you will need to pour the entire pound of unscented aroma beads into a gallon Ziploc bag. This will give you room to mix together all of the other ingredients.

Add the Fragrance For the Shimmering Air Freshener TutorialAdd the Fragrance Oil to the Aroma Beads

Next, you are going to add Fragrance Oil to the aroma beads. So, you are going to need to weigh out 2 ounces of the NG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil into a small bowl. After you have that amount of scented oil measured out, you will need to add this fragrance oil to the aroma beads in your Ziploc bag. Then, you will need to seal the bag. Once your bag is completely sealed, you will want to use your hands to incorporate the scent. You can both shake and squeeze the bag to mix in the scent. You will want to continue to do this until the fragrance oil looks like it is evenly dispersed throughout aroma beads.

The NG Cancan Type Fragrance OilNG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil

The NG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil is a gorgeous aroma that you will be sure to love in your diy room scent! This scented oil has notes of fresh mandarin that is balanced with hints of apple peel to open this feminine fragrance. Then, this lovely aroma continues with jasmine, violet and lily to form a floral accord. These floral notes are balanced with an aroma of woodland fern. Further, it has hints of berry at the heart of the scent. Finally, a sensual blend of cashmere musk, golden amber and vanilla bean creates a romantic sweetness that surrounds the floral bouquet. So, you will be sure to enjoy the beautiful aroma of this fragrance oil in your homemade room scent recipe!

Adding Candle Colorant For the Shimmering Air Freshener TutorialAdding Candle Colorant to the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

Now, you are going to be adding the candle colorant for this shimmering air freshener tutorial. So, you will need to add one drop of the burgundy liquid candle dye to your scented aroma beads. This will provide your aroma beads with a beautiful pink color in the final product. After adding the burgundy candle colorant, you are ready to move on to the next step in this air freshener making project.

Mix in the Candle Colorant For the Glistening Air Freshener TutorialMixing Candle Colorant into the Shimmering Air Freshener Project

After adding the burgundy liquid candle dye, you are going to begin mixing the candle colorant for the shimmering air freshener project. You are going to need to mix in the aroma bead dye into the scented beads thoroughlySo, you are going to need to seal up the bag and use your hands to work everything together. Once you have an even pinkish color throughout your scented aroma beads, then you are ready to move on to the next part of the process.

Measuring Mica For the Shimmering Air Freshener TutorialAdding the Mica to the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

Next, you are going to add the diamond dust mica powder to your aroma bead mixture. So, you will need to use a measuring spoon to add in one tablespoon of Natures Garden’s diamond dust mica powder to add some shimmer and shine. Once you have added this glittery powder to your mixture, you are ready to move on to the next step in this process.

Mix in the Mica Powder For the Glistening Air Freshener TutorialMixing Diamond Dust Mica into the Shimmering Air Freshener Project

Again, you are going to need to mix everything together. This time you are going to be mixing the diamond dust mica into the shimmering air freshener project. So, seal the Ziploc bag completely and use your hands to mix. Then, you are going to want to either shake or squeeze the bag until all the glittery mica has been dispersed throughout the aroma bead mixture. Once you have an even shimmer on all of your aroma beads, you are ready for the next step in this process.

Allow the Aroma Beads Time To Absorb the Scented Oil

Now that everything is mixed together, you are going to need to let your aroma beads absorb the NG CanCan Type Fragrance Oil. For now, you will need to keep the Ziploc bag sealed. Then, just set the bag in a safe place to cure. You will need to wait about 24 hours to make sure that all of the scented oil has been absorbed by your aroma beads. If you don’t feel that everything has been absorbed at that point, then it may be a good idea for you to wait a bit longer to ensure that your air freshener recipe is ready to use.

Fill the Containers For the Shimmering Air Freshener TutorialFill the Containers For the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

After your aroma beads have fully absorbed all of the NG CanCan Type Fragrance Oil, you are ready to fill the jars. This room scenting project will create about six finished air fresheners. So, you will need six of these vented air freshener jars. Then, fill each of them with your pretty pink aroma beads. Once you have used all of your aroma beads to fill these jars, you are ready to move on to the next step in the process.

Add the Lids To Your Finished Air FreshenersAdd the Lids To Your Finished Air Fresheners

Once all of your air freshener jars have been filled , you are ready to finish up with the packaging process. Each one of your air freshener jars will have a clear plastic liner. You will want to add this fitment to prevent the aroma beads from spilling.  This is important if you are storing or shipping your shimmering air fresheners. Also, this liner lid will help hold in the scent until you are ready to use the air fresheners.  Finally, place a vented lid on top of each jar.

Use the Finished Product Of the Shimmering Air Freshener TutorialUse the Finished Product Of the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

Of course, when you are ready to use your finished air freshener, all you need to do is remove the plastic fitment. Then, you will want to only replace the lid with holes. This will allow the scent to be released from the plastic jars. So, your homemade air freshener can fill your home with the lovely aroma of the NG Cancan Fragrance Oil from Natures Garden!

An Elegant Scent Inspired By a Scandalous Dance

The lovely NG Cancan Type Fragrance Oil has an aroma that is sensual and entirely feminine, which truly fits the name. While this dance had eventually become a mainstream part of French culture, it was initially regarded as obscene and scandalous. In fact, the dance was used to push back against the strict Victorian values put on women at the time. If you are curious about the origins of the Cancan and the movement this dance was a part of, then take a look at the article called A Brief History Of The Cancan, France’s Famously Raunchy Dance from Culture Trip!

Natures Garden Wholesale SupplierQuestions About the Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial

We hope that you liked creating and using this homemade air freshener recipe! If you have any lingering questions about our Shimmering Air Freshener Tutorial, we are here to help.  Feel free to reach out to us at Natures Garden. You can talk to us on the telephone via our HUG Line, in the NG store, and from our website. Another easy way that you can reach out to us online is through our social media sites. First of all, we are available on the Natures Garden Facebook page. Also, you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on both Instagram and Twitter. Not only can you use these social media platforms to get answers to the questions that you may have, but you can share with us your ideas on the best way to scent your home, too. We would love to see more of your fun room scent creations!

 

Jul
16

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe


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Snap Bar Wax Tarts RecipeSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe

If you are looking for a fun and easy recipe for the wax warmer, then our Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe would be the perfect choice for you! This candle wax recipe includes quality Natures Garden wholesale candle wax that will allow you to create a fantastic scented wax recipe. Further, this candle making recipe includes the refreshing Independent Fragrance Oil. Together, this wax tart recipe and wholesale candle making supplies to provide the best way to scent your home!

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Preparations and Cleaning

Before you begin to create your wax melts recipe, you will want to make a few preparations. First, gather your cosmetic ingredients for this wax tarts recipe. It can be useful to get everything that you need before making your diy wax melts to have the process go easier. Also, you will want to sanitize any craft equipment that you will need for the wax melt recipe. Next, you will want to prepare an area for you to use as a work space. Further, it is suggested that you wear gloves, protective clothing, and a hair net while you prepare this candle wax recipe. After you have made these preparations, you will be ready to work on making this homemade candle recipe!

Create the Double BoilerSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Create the Double Boiler

Next, you are going to want to create the double boiler for this recipe. While you will still need to stir, the double boiler will be useful for preventing your wax from overheating. To create this device you will need two pots that will fit into each other. In the larger pot you will add water, which will be heated to a boil. Your pouring pot will act as the smaller pot for this recipe. Now, you will want to heat your water. Once the water is at a boil, set your pouring pot inside to melt the candle wax inside.

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Ingredients Available from Natures Garden

Bliss of Bliss Candle Wax
Independent Fragrance Oil
Scarlet Color Block
Royal Blue Color Block
White Color Block
Break Bar Mold
Thermometer
Pouring Pot
Silicone 4 Loaf Mold

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Other Needed Ingredients and Equipment

Mixing Spoon
Scale
Pot (for double boiler)
Knife

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Weights and Amounts of Ingredients

A small amount of the White Color Block
6.5 ounces of the Bliss of Bliss Candle Wax
A small amount of the Royal Blue Color Block
0.65 ounces of the Independent Fragrance Oil
A small amount of the Scarlet Color Block

Weighing Out the WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Weighing Out the Candle Wax

First, you are going to measure out the granulated candle wax for this portion of the wax melt recipe. So, you will want to add one ounce of the Pillar of Bliss Wax to your pouring pot. You are going to need to use your pouring pot device to melt your candle wax. Once your candle wax has completely melted, you are ready to move on to the next step in preparing this portion of the wax melts recipe.

Creating the Blue Candle WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Creating the Blue Candle Wax

Next, you are going to add the candle colorant to your melted Pillar of Bliss wax. So, you will need to cut a small amount off of the Royal Blue color block. You will want to add this small amount of candle dye to your melted wax and mix it in. Be sure to stir until all of the added color block is incorporated. Once you have a beautiful deep blue color, you are ready to move on to the next part of the process.

Creating the Blue Candle WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Scenting the Blue Candle Wax

Once your wax has been colored, you can add the fragrance oil. So, you will want to add 0.10 ounce of the Independent Fragrance Oil. Once you add in the scented oil, you will want to mix everything together to make sure that the fragrance is fully incorporated. Then, you can move on to the next step in the process.

Pouring the Blue Wax PortionSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Pouring the Blue Wax Portion

Now you are ready to pour your scented wax into the mold. So, you will want to retrieve your silicone loaf mold. However, this isn’t the only mold that you can use for this recipe. Instead, you could pour your candle wax into another silicone mold that you use for candle making or even a nonstick pan. If you use a pan, then we would recommend that you line your pan with wax paper to make it easier to remove.

Cutting the blue wax fro the snap bar tartsSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Cutting the Blue Candle Wax

After the blue wax portion has cooled and set up completely, you can remove it from the candle mold. You will want to use a knife to cut the blue candle wax into chunks. For our purposes, the chunks do not need to be even. Also, you may notice that you create little blue shavings as you cut. You will want to save both the chunks and the shavings. After everything has been cut, you will need to put this to the side for a later step.

Measuring the Candle WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Measuring the Candle Wax

Next, you can move on to prepare the red portion of the candle recipe. So, you will want to wipe out your pouring pot. Once your pouring pot is clean, you want to add one ounce of the Pillar of Bliss Wax to your clean pouring pot. Use your double boiler to melt the candle wax and stir as the wax melts. Once everything is melted, then move on to the next part of the process.

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Adding the Red Candle Colorant

Now, you are ready to add the colorant to your melted wax. You will need to use a knife to cut a small amount of the Scarlet Color Block Dye. Then, you will want to add this small amount to your pouring pot. As the color block melts, you will want to stir in the color. Once you have fully incorporated the colorant and have a bright red hue, then you will be ready to move on to the next step in the process.

Scenting the Red Candle WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Scenting the Red Candle Wax

Now that your candle wax is colored, you can add the scented oil for this wax melt recipe. You will want to add 0.10 ounce of the Independent Fragrance Oil. After adding the scented oil, you will need to mix the scent in well. Once the scent has been fully incorporated into the melted red wax, you can move on to the next step in the candle making process.

Pouring the Red Wax PortionSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Pouring the Red Wax Portion

Once everything has been mixed together, you are ready to move on to pouring the candle wax. If you are using the silicone loaf mold, then you will need to pour your red candle wax in another cavity. Anyone that is using a different candle wax mold can use that mold at this time. Again, you will want to wait for the candle wax to step up before moving on to the next step in the process.

Snap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Cutting the Red Candle WaxSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Cutting the Red Candle Wax

Once your red candle wax has completely set up, you are ready to remove this portion of the candle wax from the mold. Then, you will need to use a knife to cut your red wax portion into chunks. Again, your chunks should be a bit uneven. Also, you should remember to keep any smaller shavings that you create.  If you add both shavings of wax and larger pieces, it gives you melts added interest.

Add the snap bar tart embedsSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Add the Candle Wax Chunks to the Mold

For the next part, you are going to need both the red and blue chunks of wax. You will need to mix these two colors together. If you would like, you can mix them together in a separate bowl. Once you have these colors mixed up, you are going to need to get your mold. So, you will need to get the break bar mold. Then, spread out your wax chunks and shavings all throughout the mold.

Melting the White Wax PortionSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Melting the White Wax Portion

Now you are going to create the white portion of your wax tart recipe. So, you are going to want to add 4.5 ounces of Pillar of Bliss Wax in the pouring pot. Then, you will need to melt this candle wax using your double boiler.

Scenting the White Wax PortionSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Creating the White Wax Portion

Once you have your wax melted, you are ready to add the scent and wax colorant. So, you will want to add 0.45 ounces of the fragrance oil to your melted wax. Also, you will want to add a small amount of the white color block to your melted wax. You will want to stir until all of these candle making ingredients are mixed together well. You will want to allow the temperature of the wax to cool to about 145 degrees Fahrenheit. This will ensure that your candle mold doesn’t melt when you pour the white candle wax.

Filling the MoldSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Filling the Mold

Once your candle wax has reached the proper temperature you will be ready to move on to the next step. So, you will need to take your white candle wax and pour it into the mold. You will need to pour this wax directly on top of your red and blue wax chunks.

Removing the snap bar wax tarts from the moldSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Removing the Wax From the Mold

After your scented wax melts have completely cooled you are ready for the next step. So, take the breakable wax melts and remove them from the mold.

Breaking up the snap bar wax tartsSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Break Up Your Scented Wax

Next, you are going to break your wax melt chunk into pieces. Your wax melts will break into shapes that are similar to chocolate bark. After you have these pieces broken, you simply need to package your wax melts and let it cure.

Using your snap bar wax tartsSnap Bar Wax Tarts Recipe: Using Your Finished Wax Melts

Once your wax tarts have cured, you are ready to use them! These wax melts smell too good not to use. All you will need to do is add a big chunk or a few smaller pieces to your wax tart warmer. Then, your home will be smelling its best in no time at all! 

 

Reach Out to Natures GardenReach Out to Us

We hope that you have enjoyed learning how to make wax melts at home! If you have any more questions about how to make these handmade wax melts, then you can reach out to us to ask any of your questions. You can talk to us on our HUG Line, in the NG store, and online. An easy way that you can reach out to us online is through our social media sites. We are available on the Natures Garden Facebook page. Also, you can use the handle @ngscents to find us on Instagram and Twitter. Not only can you use these social media platforms to ask any questions that you may have, but you can share your own homemade wax melts creations, too! So, we hope that we hear from you sometime soon!