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Aimerette
« on: April 06, 2005 06:31:02 PM »

I found this idea on Martha's website and thought I would give it a try for Mother's day. this is my first candle-making experience but it turned out to be really easy. 

My mom is a tea addict so she is going to LOVE IT!

The link to the project is below, but if for some reason it doesn't work then try searching for the project..it's called "Teacup Lights"

http://www.marthastewart.com/page.jhtml?type=content&id=channel191875&catid=cat268&navLevel=3



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Anna D.
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2005 11:32:56 AM »

I LOVE them! The face cup especially!
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busyrae
« Reply #2 on: April 12, 2005 12:01:26 PM »

 Wink Even easier- I read a project in some book (I read so many from the library for ideas I can't remember which) that used birthday candles for wicking.  So you would fill the cup with wax, then when soft-set stick a little birthday candle in there- instant wick!
 
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Aimerette
« Reply #3 on: April 12, 2005 02:18:53 PM »

Wink Even easier- I read a project in some book (I read so many from the library for ideas I can't remember which) that used birthday candles for wicking.  So you would fill the cup with wax, then when soft-set stick a little birthday candle in there- instant wick!
 

Thank you!  That is a fabulous idea...i am running out of wicks and I always have tons of those little candles lying around.
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jb206
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2005 06:40:30 AM »

Thank you for this idea!
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missliz1
« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2005 06:48:32 AM »

great idea I now my daughter would love to have them she loves candles
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2005 07:06:24 PM »

eep! i want that face cup! it's so cute, just imagine the conversations we could have over crumpets together!
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« Reply #7 on: April 21, 2005 09:53:02 AM »

Such a cute idea! Thanks for sharing  Smiley  I love the birthday candle wick idea too  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: April 22, 2005 09:10:49 AM »

This is perfect for my Aunts and Grandmothers, thank you for sharing.  The birthday candle is genius.  I always end up with crooked wicks.  This will solve that problem!
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kumarp
« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2005 07:05:40 AM »

I love that smiling teacup too. I did a quick search on google for "face teacup" and came up with this:

http://pages.tias.com/11121/PictPage/1922339633.html

out of my price range, so I thought I'd pass it along!
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