At Mira is a large candle factory.
She put the last candle in the cake and glanced up at her mother's startled face.
While a footman was lighting a candle, Toll communicated the substance of the news.
Gabriel.s small cottage was lit by a single candle that cast light on a collection of weapons along one wall and a few books on a bookshelf on another.
Dimmler began to play; Natasha went on tiptoe noiselessly to the table, took up a candle, carried it out, and returned, seating herself quietly in her former place.
He read awhile and then put out his candle, but relit it.
A melted candle lay on the counter, a reminder of the storm, but the lights were working.
"Big Candle" is not still around and never was.
She didn't hold a candle to Suzie Clements.
Natasha began, and without replying to Sonya's words of comfort she got into bed, and long after her candle was out lay open-eyed and motionless, gazing at the moonlight through the frosty windowpanes.
Whatever this increased illumination may be, it can be precisely imitated by removing the mirror and placing a second lighted candle at the place occupied by the optical image of the first candle in the mirror, that is, as far behind the plane as the first candle was in front.
Maxwell illustrates the difference between a soft solid and a hard liquid by a jelly and a block of pitch; also by the experiment of supporting a candle and a stick of sealingwax; after a considerable time the sealing-wax will be found bent and so is a fluid, but the candle remains straight as a solid.
of water can discharge, line the river front; and there are large docks, grain elevators and warehouses, besides paper mills, roperies, and soap and candle works.
Excellent wine is made, and flour-milling, leather-working, brick and candle making and soap-boiling are the chief industries.
The first instance, however, of excommunication by "bell, book and candle" is comparatively late (c. 1190) .
I guess he had some bucks at one time—back when he bought all this land—but his bank account never held a candle to mine.
Important distinction, Rhyn replied and pulled out a chair from the table on which the candle was placed.
A half-burned candle sat in a dish on the bureau, perhaps signs of Edith's fascination with the last century.
Among the larger private establishments there existed in the same year seven breweries, one brandy distillery, two jam, two soap and candle factories, two building and furniture works, a factory for spinning thread, one iron and steel works, one paper and one ammonia and soda factory, and one mineral-oil refinery.
Thus one of the most common spectra is that seen at the base of every candle and in every Bunsen burner.
If you loved her enough to destroy the world for her, then you know the pain Kris has been through twice. Hell cannot hold a candle to that kind of pain.
When the rays of the sun or a candle, or dark radiation from a warm body, are incident on the vanes, the dark side of each vane is repelled more than the bright side, and thus the vanes are set into rotation with accelerated speed, which becomes uniform when the forces produced by the radiation are balanced by the friction of the pivot and of the residual air in the globe.
There are large iron works (including foundries and factories for engines, boilers, chains and cables), shipbuilding yards, glass manufactories, chemical, soap and candle works, brick and tile works, breweries and tanneries.
Most important of the quarters of Masr-el-Atika is that of Kasr-esh-Shama (Castle of the Candle), built within the outer walls of the Roman fortress of Babylon.
light a candle in her memory.
Having lit his candle he sat up in bed, then got up, then lay down again not at all troubled by his sleeplessness: his soul was as fresh and joyful as if he had stepped out of a stuffy room into God's own fresh air.
Why don't we use one candle for every five years?
He took a jar lid from the cupboard and lit a match, holding it on the bottom of the candle until it began to melt.
The power to bless in this ecclesiastical sense is reserved to priests alone; the blessing of the paschal candle on Holy Saturday by the deacon being the one exception that proves the rule, for he uses for the purpose grains of incense previously blessed by the priest at the altar.
In the Roman Catholic Church the most characteristic ritual feature of the festival is now the solemn extinction of the paschal candle after the Gospel at high mass.
A wax candle stood at each side of the minister's bent bald head with its gray temples.
Anyway, with all the money in his family and the good looks as well, he couldn't hold a candle to Brandon in the charm department.
The burning of the paschal candle still forms part of the Easter ceremonial of the Roman Catholic Church.
Sugar factories, distilleries, flour-mills, woollen mills, tanneries, potteries, tobacco factories, breweries, candle and soap factories, have an annual output valued at 4,000,000.
This excess is greatest in what is Gas known as cannel coal, the Lancashire kennel or candle coal, so named from the bright light it gives out when burning.
Ridley he greeted with the words, " Be of good comfort, Master Ridley, and play the man; we shall this day light such a candle by God's grace in England as (I trust) shall never be put out."
Richard Taylor and William Francis (1855); Experimental Researches in Chemistry and Physics, Taylor and Francis (1859); Lectures on the Chemical History of a Candle (edited by W.
This candle, lighted at every mass for the forty days after Easter, symbolizes the presence of Christ with his disciples, and its extinction his parting from them.
Other notable branches of manufacturing industry, besides those already named, are flour-mills, jute, hosiery, lace, paper, cement, hats, haberdashery, machinery, tobacco, soap and candle factories, iron and steel works, distilleries, breweries, potteries, vinegar, chocolate, varnish, furniture, clothing and brickworks.
Among other manufactories, all for the home market, may be mentioned: flour-mills, sugar refineries, rum distilleries, breweries, chocolate factories, a candle factory, sawmills and tanneries.
- Wrought-iron Candle Pricket; late 15th-century.
One of the purposes of the expedition was to discover whether the rate of combustion of a candle varies with the density of the atmosphere in which it is burnt, a question which was answered in the negative.
He noticed that at the summit the candle gave a very poor light, and was thereby led to investigate the effect produced on luminous flames by varying the pressure of the atmosphere in which they are burning.
In 1876, Paul Jablochkov (1847-1894), a Russian officer, passing through Paris, invented his famous electric candle, consisting of two rods of carbon placed side by side and separated from one another by an insulating material.
A solitary tallow candle burned in the anteroom.
On a banister post stood a tallow candle which guttered in the draft.
Yes, my dear Monsieur Pierre, I owe you a fine votive candle for saving me from that maniac....
She passed the valet, the snuff fell from the candle wick, and she saw Prince Andrew clearly with his arms outside the quilt, and such as she had always seen him.
In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and a new white sphinx appeared, standing at the door.
She was sitting in an armchair placed sideways, screening the light of the candle from him, and was knitting a stocking.
He pressed her hand and released it, and she went back to the candle and sat down again in her former position.
He couldn't wait to list his rusty tins, copper mugs, and brass candle sticks on an Internet auction site.
The rich cinnamon-vanilla scent of the bath bubbles filled the air, reminding her of the candle she'd bought at the farmers market the day her life went to hell.
The climate in the south at this time of the year was probably hot, but surely it couldn't hold a candle to the week she had spent in the desert.
Woollen, cloth, cotton and flax mills, steam flour and saw mills, distilleries and breweries, machinery works, paper mills, furniture, tobacco, soap, candle and hardware works are among the chief industrial establishments.
Of these two Puritan divines, Vicar Prichard, who was essentially orthodox in his behaviour, forms an interesting connecting link between the learned Elizabethan translators of the Bible and the great revivalists of the 18th century, and his moral rhymes in the vernacular, collected and printed after his death under the title of The Welshman's Candle (Canwyll y Cymry), still retain some degree of popularity amongst his countrymen.
In a rather low room lit by one candle sat the princess and with her another person dressed in black.
Remember the candle in her room?
candle wax to be removed.
He had the letter taken from his pocket and the table--on which stood a glass of lemonade and a spiral wax candle--moved close to the bed, and putting on his spectacles he began reading.
Simply lighting a candle of a specific scent can calm your nerves, energize you, work to relieve a stress headache, or give you the carefree feeling of a walk on the beach.
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With a frown, she wondered why she'd never seen it before, why she wasted seven years trying to make things work with someone who couldn't hold a candle to the man she was meant to be with.
He couldn't hold a candle to my real father—the one who was there for me all those years.
This was a candle of very large dimensions, set in a candlestick big enough to hold it, which was usually placed on the north side, just below the first ascent to the high altar.
high, and bore the paschal candle proper, and together they reached a combined height of about 70 ft., the candle being lighted from an opening above.
At Lincoln, c. 1300, the candle was to weigh three stones of wax; at Salisbury in 1517 it was to be 36 ft.
Heating spirits of hartshorn, he was able to collect "alkaline air" (gaseous ammonia), again because he was using mercury in his pneumatic trough; then, trying what would happen if he passed electric sparks through the gas, he decomposed it into nitrogen and hydrogen, and "having a notion" that mixed with hydrochloric acid gas it would produce a "neutral air," perhaps much the same as common air, he synthesized sal ammoniac. Dephlogisticated air (oxygen) he prepared in August 1774 by heating red oxide of mercury with a burning-glass, and he found that in it a candle burnt with a remarkably vigorous flame and mice lived well.
The process of manufacturing soaps by boiling fatty acids with caustic alkalis or sodium carbonate came into practice with the development of the manufacture of candles by saponifying fats, for it provided a means whereby the oleic acid, which is valueless for candle making, could be worked up. The combination is effected in open vats heated by a steam coil and provided with a stirring appliance; if soda ash be used it is necessary to guard against boiling over.
The filtering medium in this, as in other filters of the same kind, takes the form of a hollow cylinder or "candle," through the walls of which the water has to pass from the outside to the inside, the candles often being arranged so that they may be directly attached to a tap, whereby the rate of flow, which is apt to be slow, is accelerated by the pressure of the main.
There are tallow-melting houses, steam flourmills, candle and soap works, distilleries and tobacco factories.
In respiration he argued that the same particles are consumed, because he found that when a small animal and a lighted candle were placed in a closed vessel full of air the candle first went out and soon afterwards the animal died, but if there was no candle present it lived twice as long.
By the light of the sparks Bolkhovitinov saw Shcherbinin's youthful face as he held the candle, and the face of another man who was still asleep.
"Who brought it?" asked Kutuzov with a look which, when the candle was lit, struck Toll by its cold severity.
Everything was where she left it, down to the candle on the back porch.
Deidre piled everything on the kitchen counters and pulled out the candle.
The candle's wick popped loudly enough to wake her awhile later.
She awoke with a jerk and looked around at the tiny cottage, lit only by a candle.
One of the most notable of these was the use of the paschal candle.
Suppose a room lit by a single candle.
The factories are confined to sugar works, distilleries, woollen mills, and candle, tobacco, glass, cloth and agricultural machinery works.
Sometimes the patient is put to bed and the circulation is encouraged, especially on the surface of the body, by the use of hot spirits and water, or opium and ipecacuanha, while the outside of the nose is protected to a certain extent from loss of heat, and consequent irritation, by smearing it with a tallow candle or rubbing some ointment over the skin.
Durandus, in his Rationale, interprets the wax as the body of Christ, the wick as his soul, the flame as his divine nature; and the consuming candle as symbolizing his passion and death.
This may be the paschal candle only.
At most pontifical functions, moreover, the bishop - as the representative of Christ - is preceded by an acolyte with a burning candle (bugia) on a candlestick.
Th6 special symbol of the real presence of Christ is the Sanctus candle, which is lighted Symbol at the moment of consecration and kept burning until the communion.
As symbols of light and joy a candle is held on each side of the deacon when reading the Gospel at Mass; and the same symbolism underlies the multiplication of lights on festivals, their number varying with the importance of the occasion.
The penitential psalms are sung, and at the end of each a candle is extinguished.
2 Altar candlesticks consist of five parts: the foot, stem, knob in the centre, bowl to catch the drippings, and pricket (a sharp point on which the candle is fixed).
On Easter Eve new fire is made 3 with a flint and steel, and blessed; from this three candles are lighted, the lumen Christi, and from these again the Paschal Candle.
This, of course, symbolizes the Ascension; but meanwhile the other lamps in the church have received their light from the Paschal Candle, and so symbolize throughout the year the continued presence of the light of Christ.
At the consecration of the baptismal water the burning Paschal Candle is dipped into the font " so that the power of the Holy Ghost may descend into it and make it an effective instrument of regeneration."
There is, however, no mention of ceremonial candles in the detailed account of the services of the Church of England given by William Harrison (Description of England, 1570); and the attitude of the Church towards their use, until the ritualistic movement of the 17th century, would seem to be authoritatively expressed in the Third Part of the Sermon against Peril of Idolatry, which quotes with approval the views of Lactantius and compares " our Candle Religion " 3 This is common to the Eastern Church also.
4 The origin of the Paschal Candle is lost in the mists of antiquity.
" Cierge ") the Paschal Candle was not originally a candle at all, but a wax column on which the dates of the movable feasts were inscribed.
These were later written on paper and fixed to the Paschal Candle, a custom which in his day survived in the Cluniac churches.
The bubble will contract, forcing the air out, and the current of air blown through the tube may be made to deflect the flame of a candle.
In the Lower Sonoran belt, soapweed, acacias (Palo Verde or Parkinsonia torreyana), agaves, yuccas and dasylirions, the creosote bush and mesquite tree, candle wood, and about seventy-five species of cactuses - among them omnipresent opuntiae and great columnar " Chayas " - make up a striking vegetation, which in its colours of dull grey and olive harmonizes well with the rigidity and forbidding barrenness of the plains.
The town, apart from its transit trade and the industries connected therewith, has some manufactures - jam and confectionery works; oil, candle and explosive works; saw and flour mills; tanneries, &c. It has an excellent water supply.
While in prison writing materials were denied him, but he managed to write on rags with a tooth-pick and candle smoke, and thus composed the novel Margherita Pusterla (Milan, 1838).
These include petroleum refineries, iron foundries, distilleries, flour mills, sugar refineries, sawmills, paper mills, chemical works, glass works, soap and candle works, &c. A law passed in 1887 provided that any one undertaking to found an industrial establishment with a capital of at least £2000, or employing at least 25 workmen (of whom two-thirds should be Rumanians), should be granted 12 acres of state land, exemption for a term of years from all direct taxes, freedom from customs dues for machinery and raw material imported, exemption from road taxes, reduction in cost of carriage of materials on the state railways, and preferential rights to the supply of manufactured articles to the state.
There are soap, candle and tallow-works.
The fact that coal gas of an illuminating power of from 14 to 16 candles can be made from the ordinary gas coal at a fairly low rate, while every candle power added to the gas increases the cost in an enormous and rapidly growing ratio, has, from the earliest days of FIG.
The " light of reason," the " candle of the Lord," that is set up in us may be found to shine bright enough for all our purposes.
Near the fire, fixed in a kind of holder, was a candle of tallow or raw beeswax.
I guess he had some bucks at one timeâ€”back when he bought all this landâ€”but his bank account never held a candle to mine.
He couldn't hold a candle to my real fatherâ€”the one who was there for me all those years.
She went down the line, smelling everything, until one candle in particular caught her attention.
ablution block lit by a wavering candle.
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The rather austere dÃ©cor was softened by early evening candle light.
But [insert baddie 's name] is planning to steal a candle from the old church!
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There were olives on the table, the bread came in a warm unbroken baguette on a board and the candle threatened pyrotechnics.
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She lights a candle; takes a broom; sweeps under all the cupboards.
Spring How many sticky buds, candle ends sprout from the branches!
Marriage A Menace Apparently for a person to get married is like burning the candle at both ends.
Armed with a lighted candle, the man explodes them with the flame.
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There was the lighting of the large Paschal candle, and then at midnight the consecration of the waters of the baptismal font.
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I saw a tallow candle on a hollow in the walls, its flame barely lighting the cavern.
At dusk, near a window or in a sheltered part of your garden, light a single pure beeswax candle.
Always use a proper candleholder and make sure the candle fits firmly inside it.
commissary ordered that barefoot and in penitential fashion he should offer a candle to the principal image, and should certify.
extinguished candle or taper under the alarm.
Remove candle wax Wait for the wax to cool then gently loosen using a fingernail to remove.
flame of a candle.
The most effective way to extinguish the flame of a candle is to use a candle snuffer.
To protect the candle light flames from the wind, use purchased luminaries or shiny metal buckets.
flickering candle flames in the inner room.
flickering candle to glide across the room.
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The candle sits within its own champagne style glass flute.
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illuminated by a single candle next to an open bible.
It is traditional for the children to light a memorial candle, visit their parent's grave and recite the kaddish.
Bring a candle lantern or flashlight to read the carol sheet.
lump of clay, which held a tallow candle.
I didn't think mammoths could ever hold a candle to a well-trained battle horse.
meditate for a few minutes on the burning candle.
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morphing through the spectrum from within the candle.
I was Wee Willie Winkie with long flannel nightgown, long tasseled night-cap and candleholder with lighted candle.
The typical usage for a strongly scented candle is 1 weighed ounce of scent to 1lb wax.
peered into the darkness, blew the candle out, and threw it on the floor.
penitential fashion he should offer a candle to the principal image, and should certify.
We stand in the candle light and solemnly proclaim the resurrection of the Lord in the ancient and magnificent words of the Exsultet.
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The candle holder with the parabolic reflector casts a golden light upwards or pools it along the length of a wall.
roman candles in the range - both being candle bundles.
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The unreduced nose combines figs, apricots, nectarines, scented candle wax and hard wood sawdust.
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Sherpa party found him shivering over a candle part way out of the cave.
snuffing the candle, they put it out.
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snuff out the candle.
Use a candle snuffer or a metal spoon to put the candle out.
Pat Cherry brought an unusual shaped brass candle snuffer and a signature rocking blotter pad.
speckled egg 's dented, spoiled I candle it anyway, a trial.
stowaways on board the Ocean Monarch, left a burning candle unattended.
stump of a red wax candle.
tallow candle on a hollow in the walls, its flame barely lighting the cavern.
trimming the wick and checking for debris in the melt pool, extinguish the candle immediately.
The available scene modes are twilight, Twilight portrait, Soft Snap, Landscape, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Candle.
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Place damp paper over candle wax to be removed.
If your candle is smoking despite trimming the wick and checking for debris in the melt pool, extinguish the candle immediately.
Its manufactures consist chiefly of cotton checks, canvas, hats, candle wicks, axes, spades and sickles.
wick of a candle, Represents our hearts, Burning through life, Keeping us as one part.
wirework furniture, shelves, planters, candle sconces and trays.
When you are ready blow out the candle and say: 'And the sun entered the womb of the sky mother and darkness fell.
workmann Apprentices used to be expected to hold the candle so that more experienced workmen were able to see what they were doing.
yarrow stalks; light a candle or incense.
The burning of the paschal candle still forms part of the Easter ceremonial of the Roman Catholic Church (see Lights, Ceremonial).
The fraternal and democratic spirit of the first communities, and their humble origin; the identification of the object of adoration with light and the Sun; the legends of the shepherds with their gifts and adoration, the flood, and the ark; the representation in art of the fiery chariot, the drawing of water from the rock; the use of bell and candle, holy water and the communion; the sanctification of Sunday and of the 25th of December; the insistence on moral conduct, the emphasis placed upon abstinence and self-control; the doctrine of heaven and hell, of primitive revelation, of the mediation of the Logos emanating from the divine, the atoning sacrifice, the constant warfare between good and evil and the final triumph of the former, the immortality of the soul, the last judgment, the resurrection of the flesh and the fiery destruction of the universe - are some of the resemblances which, whether real or only apparent, enabled Mithraism to prolong its resistance to Christianity.
The socalled "stearin" of candles is a mixture of stearic and palmitic acids (see Candle).
If the flame of a candle or lamp be closely examined, it will be seen to consist of four parts - (a) a deep blue ring at the base, (b) a dark cone in the centre, (c) a luminous portion round this, and (d) an exterior pale blue envelope (see Flame).
1448; 852A.H.), Sham u Parwana, or The Candle and the Moth, by AhlI of ShIrgz (1489; 894 A.H.), Shah u Gadd, or King and Dervish, by Hilll (put to death 1532; 939 A.H), Bahg-ud-drn AmilIs (d.
It is permissible to use a long tube, pointed to imitate a candle, in which is a small taper forced to the top by a spring (Cong.
In 1875 the London Argand, giving a duty of 3.2 candles illuminating power per cubic foot of ordinary 16 candle gas, was looked upon as the most perfect burner of the day, and little hope was entertained that any burner capable of universal adoption would surpass it in its power of developing light from the combustion of coal gas; but the close of the century found the incandescent mantle and the atmospheric burner yielding six times the light that was given by the Argand for the consumption of an equal volume of gas, and to-day, by supplying gas at an increased pressure, a light of ten times the power may be obtained.
On the landing below, Philip, the footman, stood looking scared and holding another candle.
"No it can't be, that would be too extraordinary," and at the very moment she thought this, the face and figure of Prince Andrew, in a fur cloak the deep collar of which covered with snow, appeared on the landing where the footman stood with the candle.
Wait a moment, I'll light a candle.
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The sherpa party found him shivering over a candle part way out of the cave.
Under the pretext of snuffing the candle, they put it out.
The two women are ushered out of the room as Moore and Hart roll up their sleeves and snuff out the candle.
This speckled egg 's dented, spoiled I candle it anyway, a trial.
In August, 1848, a sailor searching for stowaways on board the Ocean Monarch, left a burning candle unattended.
On one corner of this was stuck the stump of a red wax candle.
The available scene modes are Twilight, Twilight Portrait, Soft Snap, Landscape, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Candle.
For most ceremonies, the interlude is the unity candle, memorial candle, or rose presentation.
The wick of a candle, Represents our hearts, Burning through life, Keeping us as one part.
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Origin Apprentices used to be expected to hold the candle so that more experienced workmen were able to see what they were doing.
Take out your yarrow stalks; light a candle or incense.
When the candle was lit, the visage of the person holding it was visible again.
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Affix a Care Bear sticker on the front of the candle, and wrap in cellophane.
For example, if a toddler is fascinated by a plastic candle holder with a lit candle in it, there are several approaches a caregiver can take to this potentially dangerous situation.
The most common reaction is to place the candle far out of reach and to say "no" in a loud and clear voice.
An alternative approach is to blow out the candle, remove it from the holder, and then present the candle holder to the toddler.
For example, if the candle holder is round he may begin rolling it on the floor like a car.
You can turn this moment into a learning experience by naming what the toddler is doing, for example "you're making the candle holder roll like a toy car."
Though most other digital photo keychains can't hold a candle to the battery life or the storage space of that particular model, there are some very good alternatives out there that still hold more pictures than a wallet will.
Just like Tupperware, purse and candle parties, gold parties exist.
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Go green with soy candles is the latest thing in a long history of candle making to make a huge impact.
Recorded candle use dates well back to before the ancient Greeks and Romans.
The use of tallow, sheep's fat, and of plaited cord and even wood for the wick, is well recorded in the history of candle making.
Candlewicks were even dipped in lead up until the 1970's in the United States, when candle makers themselves issued a voluntary ban on its use.
They are a staple of emergency lighting (done with caution and protection), regularly used in many different kinds of religious ceremonies, and of course, where would we be without candle lit dinners?
For creating an ambiance of warmth, intimacy, and romance there is still nothing like candle light.
Although there has been much debate regarding this, the industry seems to be moving in the direction that for a true soy candle to be called green, it must be made up of at least 85 percent of soybean oil.
This reduces the possibility of an injury to any employee making the candle.
Soy candle making positively affects the manufacture of wicks - the braided, cotton core of the candle.
While general candle safety is standard, it is wise to remember some things when burning soy candles.
Sometimes this can compete with the smell and flavor of food depending on the amount of fragrance used in making the particular candle.
Choose your candle scent and timing accordingly.
While the use of braided cotton cord is usual (a braided cord burns back on itself), it is not a given in the soy candle making business.
Soy wax is easier to clean up than paraffin candle wax, but you must still protect your furniture, yourself, and your family from hot wax burns.
Use your candle in a container meant specifically to hold candles.
If you leave the room, even for a minute, the candle should be snuffed out properly.
If you want to see where your energy leaks are, you can use a candle on a windy day and hold it up to various windows and doors.
Even the smallest draft will cause a candle to flicker.
Not only can you enjoy watching the candle flame itself, but the scent has a positive effect on your health.
You also need to be aware that when a votive candle is lit; the glass container gets quite hot.
Choose bolder colors from the piece and use them as throw pillows, slip covers, candle holders and lamp shades.
Add bows in winter colors to wreaths you already have, or tie bows around candle bases.
Silver and gold accessories, like napkin rings, chargers, and candle sticks, are Rat Pack style holiday cool, and you can add a splash of color by turning a glass bowl filled with baubles into a centerpiece.
Yankee Candle has Christmas themed scented candles that will spread the Christmas cheer throughout your home.
Yankee Candle has some great options in scents like Christmas Cookie, Gingerbread, and Sparkling Cinnamon.
If you plan to serve your food family style, so that the plates must be passed around often, then large candle displays aren't going to work.
Use teacups as candle holders or planters.
For a safer more modern option, check out the latest battery-operated flameless candles such as those made by Candle Impressions.
Each chandelier comes with aged candle drip sleeves that hold 40 watt bulbs, a ceiling canopy, mounting bracket, and a chain or hooks for hanging.
Silver candles, silver candle holders, silvery streams of ribbon, silver ornaments, and other objects can help your design have continuity.
For example, if you use glass candle sticks, you might want to add hand-blown ornaments, figurines or a glass bowl of ornaments.
Place tall column yellow candles set on white candle holders among the streamers for a polished look.
This type of ceramic is also used to make tiles, flower pots and candle holders.
If the bathroom has recently been used, light a scented candle.
Large iron candle holders, iron wall art and wrought iron mirror frames complement the plaster texture of Tuscan style walls.
Together with an apple pie scented candle, it'll make you feel pampered and warm, even when it's snowing outside.
Christ is commonly pictured in framed prints and paintings and on tall glass candle holders.
Angel candle holders are a favorite traditional Christian decor home accent.
Wick lamps use a very large flame to produce light, much like a candle.
Add a rustic feel with wrought iron furnishings, such as chandeliers, tables, chairs and other wrought iron décor, like candle holders and wall art.
Daisy Marc Jacobs Pour Sephora Charming Candle Collection: Breathe in the Daisy fragrance with this sweet set.
Get enough sleep: With so much to get done it is easy for brides to try and burn the candle at both ends.
In a dark room or outdoors after sunset, have the kids gather around a lone Christmas candle that casts a soft glow on their faces.
Place coffee, tea, flavored syrups, muffins, gourmet chocolates, cookies, along with a pillar candle and inspirational reading material in a shallow basket.
Use small scraps of ribbon and tiny sequins or beads to make birthday candle embellishments for your page.
Icons from the movies such as Jasmine's magic carpet and Belles' friends Teacup and Candle are included.
Keep a vial of a happy smell in your office, or light a scented candle at home.
That something can be internal, such as doing a body scan and focusing on eliminating tension in your body or focusing on your breathing, or it can be external, like a candle flame or a picture of your loved ones.
Focus on the candle light or the picture.
If you aren't the type to sit and try to clear your mind, you might try focusing on a burning candle or practicing living in the moment while going on a walk instead.
Or you can focus on something exterior like a flickering candle or a picture of your favorite person or a "happy place."
Keep a scented candle or other air freshener in a relaxing scent nearby, and use it to give yourself a quick olfactory getaway from the workplace.
There are many techniques for meditation, from sitting and breathing to staring at a candle to repeating affirmations.
You can do this either by staring at a candle flame or shutting your eyes to close out the world.
Candle pieces will also help to build up the motif.
Sand unity candles: You and your spouse may have a hard time trying to light a unity candle on a windy beach.
In fact, the type of candle holder you choose makes all the difference.
When using centerpieces that contain candles, make sure there is nothing flammable within reach of the candle.
For instance, a basket or straw hat is not a good candidate for a candle holder.
In the center of each wreath, place a thick, colorful round holiday candle which will be lit just before the reception begins, giving the room an elegant glow.
Send guests home withe favors of an elegant engraved Christmas ornament or candle.
Any bride would appreciate a gift basket selection filled with stress relieving items such as scented lotion, a loofah sponge and aromatherapy candle.
Yes, the minister forgot the candle lighting ceremony and my veil and headpiece fell off when we kissed, but all in all, it went smoothly.
Favors range from delicate boxes filled with pastel colored candies, to candle snuffers monogrammed with the wedding date.
For a fun, stay at home entertainment idea, wrap up a set of candle holders, matches and candlesticks and send them a ready-to-cook delivery of steak to go with the ambiance.
The unity candle is a relatively recent development in marriage ceremonies.
Typically the bride and groom light one candle from two taper candles to symbolize their union in marriage.
While the basic idea of the candle is to show the unity of the two individuals in marriage, it can be adapted in a variety of ways to fit different types of ceremonies and include multiple meanings.
For Christian ceremonies, the candle can incorporate a meaningful reference to Christ as the center of the marriage.
The unity candle is typically a pillar style of candle, and the accompanying candles used to light it, tapers.
Two common ways of adorning the candle are by choosing one with a meaningful phrase or saying, or displaying your wedding invitation in the front of the candle itself.
If you are the crafty type, you decorate your own unity candle.
Since the candle makes a wonderful keepsake, adding special touches such as these only makes it more memorable.
Many brides and grooms choose to purchase a candle stand along with their unity and taper candles.
Beautiful and functional, candle stands are often silver and gold.
After all, no bride wants to ruin her wedding gown with hot candle wax!
For a different take on the typical candle, some companies, like American Bridal are now offering oil candles.
Many brides choose candle wedding favors.
For a unique touch, consider a mini-version of the unity candle as a wedding favor.
Complete the package by wrapping the candle in tulle and accompanying it with a wedding matchbook for a relatively inexpensive wedding favor.
Some couples are unsure of exactly where to place the candle, when to light it, and when to extinguish it.
Some couples wish to light the candle at the beginning of the ceremony, and some at the end.
While you can certainly take suggestions from the clergy or other person who will be performing the ceremony, there is no universal right and wrong when it comes to the unity candle.
Silver taper candle holders, votives, small candle holders, and tealites or tealite holders make good choices for favors.
For a fun and yet stylish favor, try mini silver candle buckets.
Candles - Picture your beautiful wedding cake bathed in the warm glow of a candle.
Use one or several or reuse the unity candle from your ceremony.
These can be found at various hobby or candle stores in your area.
Some favorites: pinecone candle holders, fall leaf votive candle holders and the white pinecone candles with glitter.
You may choose to incorporate a unity candle as part of your commitment ceremony.
The joint lighting of a single large candle by the bride and groom symbolizes their commitment together and their families coming together as one.
Instead of stringing lights behind the head table, consider hanging scones or wire candle arrangement.
Make a floral centerpiece with a wide pillar candle.
Once you have made your candle (or purchased votive candles), tie a ribbon or two around it in your wedding colors.
Additional materials may be required, but if you know you want a candle somewhere in the design, you can begin shopping early for sales at discount and hobby stores.
Add a tall candle in blue, seafoam, or white.
Clear pots, such as votive candle holders or shot glasses are especially popular, but couples should be aware that algae may grow inside clear pots, clouding the water and making them less attractive.
Playing Card Night Votive Holder-Get these cute candle holders for only $2 a piece.
Small clear pumpkin dishes or candle holders.
Candle wedding favors in white and light blue to match Cinderella's instantly recognizable gown.
Fun to Collect: This site has a large assortment of collectible Nightmare Before Christmas items, including this set of Jack and Sally Halloween candle holders that would make a cute cake topper.
Stick with the theme and the probable color scheme by choosing the "Autumn Elegance" wedding cake candle or Autumn Bookmarks.
My Wedding Favors has candle sets, bottle openers, candles, coasters, and more.
It is also popular to place small shells in the bottom of a glass bowl, with a floating candle and an orchid bloom.
Renting supplies, like fish bowls, mirrors, or candle holders can sometimes be cheaper than purchasing.
Typically, grandparents, parents, siblings or children who have passed are honored with a special candle, floral arrangement or reading.
Evening affairs will benefit from candle centerpieces that provide lighting, like filigree lanterns and table torches.
Mirror with Candle: Glue sea glass pieces around the outside of small mirrors in any shape.
Place a large pillar candle in the center for a light-reflecting glow.
Sea Glass Candle Holder allows you to use tapered candles in your centerpiece.
Ask children to light the unity candle in lieu of the bride and groom.
Fill a tall cylindrical vase fruit slices and a little water; top with a floating candle.
For venues with candle or flame restrictions, LED candles provide the right amount of spooky, flickering light with just a few batteries.
An arrangement of small gourds and maple leaves around a simple candle gives a definitive fall feel.
You can top the arrangement with a candle votive or leave it as is.
In the other hand, if you're looking for something with more sophistication, try candle lighting.
Instead of the trifle bowl, line the fruit along the center of the table and use it as candle holders.
Press a tea light candle into the fruit until the top of the tea light is flush with the top of the fruit.
The hurricanes are definitely necessary if the event is held outdoors because without the hurricane, the wind may blow the candle out or cause a fire safety hazard.
To dress up the centerpieces even further, pour glass stones or beads into the hurricane around the candle.
To create a floating candle centerpiece, shop for candles specifically designed to float.
The main difference between a floating candle and a traditional candle is the shape.
The bottom side of a floating candle is tapered on the sides so it will stay afloat.
They are typically a lighter weight than a regular candle.
If you plan to use floating candles in your centerpiece, make sure the candle's flame is below the rim of the bowl.
Place a small votive candle inside and have an instant centerpiece that will really impress your guests.
Purchase pumpkin themed candle holders for the fall table decorations.
Decorate the wedding reception using matching table linens and candle or floral reception centerpieces for a simple yet attractive space.
Skip the traditional unity candle, which may get blown out due to wind.
His hits now number more than 50 including Candle in the Wind, a song written in tribute of Princess Diana, and this does not include the songs he has written for other performers, like Pinball Wizard for The Who.
Many stars will be adding one more candle to their birthday cake this month.
Candle on the Hill has a pattern for making plus-sized vests in sizes 1X to 4X.
Never leave an unattended candle burning in a room, or burning when you are sleeping.
One game has you escaping from the belly of a giant snake, another blowing out a candle with the microphone, and a third has you fanning a fire to keep her warm.
Situate yourself near a light source, such as a small candle.
Finally, it somehow seems less romantic to whip out a box of wine and pour it from a spigot at a candle lit dinner than it does to uncork a bottle of wine and sip at it.
Modern school desks certainly don't hold a candle to Breadin's old-fashioned gems.
Place this little candle down with some kindling on top to easily start your fire.
Ear candling involves the insertion of a burning candle or a cone of wax-soaked linen or cotton into the affected ear.
The cone or candle is threaded through a hole in the plate into the ear canal and lit.
Practitioners of ear candling claim that the heat from the burning candle or smoke creates a vacuum that draws out the impacted cerumen.
Place a candle inside the left rectangle.
Measure the height of the candle and the width to the rectangle's vertical line.
Adjust candle placement until it's within the Golden Ratio.
You'll repeat this process with each candle placed within the rectangle to form a triangle with a Golden Ratio.
Light a scented candle when showing your house.
A candle placed in the correct sector of your home will attract opportunities and positive chi.
Aromatherapy candles are available from many different retailers, although you will need to read labels carefully to make sure the candle is made with real essential oils and not synthetic fragrances.
Tea light candle lamps are a great way to incorporate candles into any room of your home.
If you've never seem a tea light lamp before, they're basically lamp-shaped candle holders, complete with shades, that use a tea light candle instead of a lightbulb for illumination.
The tea light candle lamp is a style that has recently become very popular, perhaps because it is a different way to use candles than simple taper candles that can add to the personality of a room.
Because of this increased popularity, tea light candle lamps can often be found at local discount stores, craft stores and general gift shops.
They are often stocked in the candle section right alongside more basic candle holders.
You can also sometimes find seasonal candle lamps, which are great for gifts or to use to decorate your own house for the seasons and the holidays.
If you can't find the kinds of candle lamps you are looking for in your local shops, it's easy to find them online.
Country Light Candle Company has a good selection of ceramic and glass lights with a country or nautical feel.
Yankee Candle sells a variety of tea light holders, including a few lamps.
The right themed candle lamp can make a nice centerpiece on your dining room or kitchen table.
Unlit candle lamps can add to the décor in your kitchen as well.
There are even themes of lamps that your kids will like in their rooms; just don't add a candle if they're not old enough to be trusted with a lighter and burning candle unsupervised.
You should use the same precautions you would use with any other candle: keeping the wick trimmed, not burning a candle in a room where there are no people, and not letting the candle burn for more than a couple of hours at a time.
Be especially careful with the candle lamps that have lamp shades, as it may be possible to catch them on fire if the candle gets too close to the shade.
If you're familiar with basic candle making techniques, you can easily create your own one-of-kind floating candle centerpiece for your next party.
Molds for making floating candles can generally be purchased wherever candle making supplies are sold.
If you're fairly new to candle making and don't feel like spending a ton of money on expensive molds you may only use once or twice, there also are several items in your kitchen that may be repurposed as floating candle molds.
Almost any type of baking mold that is wider on the bottom than the top should work to create a floating candle.
Just keep in mind that once you've used something for candle making, it's no longer suitable for food preparation.
Once you've selected the appropriate mold, the process for making floating candles is essentially the same as the steps you'd use to make any other small votive candle.
As a general rule, you'll want to use no more than 1/8 oz. undiluted candle scent for every 1 lb. wax.
After the wax has partially hardened and formed a skin, add wicks to candle molds.
This is normal and will not influence how your candle burns.
However, if you wish, you may reheat your leftover wax and fill in the pit to create a floating candle with a smooth top.