There are many ways to make personalized candles, depending on how much time and money you are willing to spend With just a little extra time and effort, you can make a personalized candle out of an otherwise ordinary candle gift that the lucky recipient will love. The simplest way to make a personalized candle is get a normal candle at your local candle store. Even general retail stores sometimes have candles for sale. Candles come in all shapes and sizes, but almost any candle can be personalized.
For jar candles, you can create a square-shaped personalized label. Since you have more area to work with, you can download free graphics from the Internet. Search the web for "free clip art" and download the images you want. Once again print out a sample on plain paper and then print the label. If you don`t have a color printer, you can go to a local copier and they can make a nice label for you. Stick the label on the jar. Now you have created a unique gift personalized just for that special person.
For tall pillar candles, you can get those engraved at an engraving. The artwork and text can come in different colors. If you are artistic, you can even buy candle-engraving kits online and do it yourself.
For a professional looking gift, get cellophane bags and colored ribbon. Wrap the candle in the cello bag and tie it up with the ribbon. Then attach a personalized tag to the ribbon. These candles can also be engraved.
If you can make candles, then there are limitless possibilities. You can use different fragrant oils to create scented candles. You can use embeds for decoration. Cookie cutters and molds are also useful for designing the right shape. Thus, you can take an ordinary store candle and make it a very special gift with just a little more effort. Your friends and loved ones will cherish these gifts for years to come.