• Making Candles and Soaps For Dummies See large image

    Making Candles and Soaps For Dummies (For Dummies) (Paperback) By (author) Kelly Ewing

    $16.12 - Save $7.85 32% off - RRP $23.97 Free delivery worldwide Available
    Dispatched in 2 business days
    When will my order arrive?
    Add to basket | Add to wishlist |

    DescriptionThis title helps to make floating candles, herbal soaps, and even a home spa. Discover the secrets of color, shape, and scent the fun and easy way. Whether you're a beginner or seasoned craftperson, this fun book offers everything you need to make beautiful, professional-looking candles and soaps at home. You get practical tips on dyeing and scenting wax, using unusual molds, adding embellishments to candles, working with soap ingredients, and even turning your hobby into a business! Discover how to: stock a safe & efficient work area; work with all types of wax; add color and scent to your projects; make melt-and-pour soaps; and, turn a hobby into a business.


Other books

Other people who viewed this bought | Other books in this category
Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

 

Reviews | Bibliographic data
  • Full bibliographic data for Making Candles and Soaps For Dummies

    Title
    Making Candles and Soaps For Dummies
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kelly Ewing
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 336
    Width: 185 mm
    Height: 233 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 511 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780764574085
    ISBN 10: 0764574086
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: WJH, WFS
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BISAC V2.8: CRA000000
    DC22: 745.5
    B&T Approval Code: A04700000, A04704600
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: CRA047000, CRA049000
    DC22: 745.593/32, 745.59332
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: TT896.5 .E95 2005
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (some col.)
    Publisher
    John Wiley & Sons Inc
    Imprint name
    Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
    Publication date
    05 November 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Foster City
    Author Information
    Kelly Ewing is a writer and editor who lives in the wonderful community of Fishers, Indiana, with her husband Mark, her daughter Katie, her son Carter, and furry canine friend Cheyenne. She has coauthored several books, including The Internet All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies, PCs All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies, and Direct Mail For Dummies. She has ghostwritten several books and edited more than 75 books on a variety of topics. She also writes articles on sports, travel, and human interest for several newspapers. In her spare time - when she can find it! - she enjoys spending time with her kids, reading, walking, writing, scrapbooking, cooking, and doing crafts.
    Back cover copy
    Make floating candles, herbal soaps, and even a home spaDiscover the secrets of color, shape, and scent the fun and easy way(R)Whether you're a beginner or seasoned craftperson, this fun book offers everything you need to make beautiful, professional-looking candles and soaps at home. You get practical tips on dyeing and scenting wax, using unusual molds, adding embellishments to candles, working with soap ingredients, and even turning your hobby into a business!Discover How To: Stock a safe & efficient work areaWork with all types of waxAdd color and scent to your projectsMake melt-and-pour soapsTurn a hobby into a business
    Table of contents
    Introduction.Part I: Getting Started in Candle Making.Chapter 1: Stocking a Safe and Efficient Work Area.Chapter 2: Working with Wax.Chapter 3: Achieving the Look You Want for Your Candles Again and Again.Chapter 4: Finding the Perfect Wick.Chapter 5: Creating Simple Projects.Part II: Jazzing Up Your Candles.Chapter 6: Adding Color and Scent.Chapter 7: Decorating Your Candles with Flair.Chapter 8: Making More Advanced Projects.Chapter 9: Displaying Your Handiwork.Chapter 10: Handling Common Candle Problems.Part III: Tackling Soap-Making Basics.Chapter 11: Preparing to Make Soap.Chapter 12: Grasping Soap-Making's Basic Techniques.Chapter 13: Delving into Additives.Chapter 14: Creating Basic Soap Projects.Part IV: Fancying Up Your Soap.Chapter 15: Creating Scent-sations: Adding Color and Scent.Chapter 16: Going Beyond Basic Soap.Chapter 17: Creating a Home Spa.Chapter 18: Solving Soap-Making Dilemmas.Part V: Moving On in the Candleand Soap-Making World.Chapter 19: Experimenting with Aromatherapy.Chapter 20: Turning a Hobby into a Business.Part VI: The Part of Tens.Chapter 21: Ten Easy Holiday Decorating Ideas.Chapter 22: Ten or So Great Gift Ideas for Family and Friends.Chapter 23: Ten Super Projects for Kids.Chapter 24: Ten Musts for Attending a Craft Show.Part VII: Appendixes.Appendix A: Candle-Making, Soap-Making, and Aromatherapy Suppliers.Appendix B: Additional Resources for Avid Candlemakers and Soapmakers.Index.