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▼ 819 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/25/2012 4:00 PM
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So ladies, today I took on my unity candle. I was originally going to buy one but for $30-$40, but I figured I would try it myself. So in total I spend $7 and couldnt be happier!! First time I ever tried anything with candles. Figured I would share the end result.




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▼ 1067 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 9/1/2012 12:00 PM
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It came out great!!! And you saved so much money!
 
 
▼ 1669 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 9/15/2012 12:30 PM
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came out beautiful
 
 
▼ 819 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/25/2012 4:00 PM
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thanks ladies!! I am so in love with it!
 
 
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great! love that quote, i put it on our matchbooks!
 
 
▼ 4800 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 3/30/2012 2:00 PM
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gorgeous!!!
 
 
▼ 3678 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/31/2013 3:30 PM
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Great job!
 
 
▼ 1967 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/25/2014 6:30 PM
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looks great!!! nice job
 
 
▼ 2513 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 4/29/2012 1:00 PM
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It came out great....good job!!
 
 
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Great job! How did you put the writing on it?
 
 
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▼ 1267 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 9/22/2012 3:00 PM
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That came out so good!! How did you make it?
 
 
▼ 1252 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/3/2013 3:00 PM
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It came out awesome!!!
 
 
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Looks great!! I'm jealous!
 
 
▼ 2117 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 3/1/2013 2:00 PM
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It's awesome! Can you share how you made it?
 
 
▼ 1149 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 9/16/2012 2:30 PM
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omg i love that!!!!!
 
 
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how did you do that? soo pretty!!
 
 
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▼ 819 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/25/2012 4:00 PM
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FOR ALL YOU WHO WANTED TO KNOW HOW I MADE THIS

SO I bought candles from Michaels.
In Microsoft word I just made the writing and I copied the heart from searching google images--- hearts lol
I then took a piece of regular printer paper and a piece of tissue paper (yes the ones you put in presents) and used scrapbooking tape. I put a little bit on the end on the printer paper and fastend the tissue paper to the reg paper. Dont put too much bc you have to take it off. This just helps the tissue paper have more support. Run it through the printer.

After your done pull the tissue paper off the printer paper. Dont worry if it tears. Then with sissors, cut around the wording. Doesnt have to be perfect and you'll see why. Then lay the cutout on the candle. Once you have it placed where you want it, take a piece of wax paper and wrap it around the candle. It is smart to make the wax paper bigger than the candle so it bunches in the back. It just serves as a handle for the support. Then take a hair dryer and heat the cutout. Be sure to more the heat around. The heat will actually start to melt the candle and tissue paper as it dissolves into the candle. You will notice the cutout will start to get shinny when that happens it is melted enough. Slowly lift the wax paper off the candle to see if the tissue paper is completely dissolved, if it is just rub the tissue paper over the top to smooth everything out.

Once, thats done just add ribbon and whatever else you want.

I know it sounds a lot more complicated than it is, but its soooo easy. I just googled it last night and then tried it today.

I also saw some chick you those rub on scrapbooking transfers. That look really easy but I couldnt find any with a good saying

Here are a couple different videos I looked at. HTH and some of you try it yourself bc I was really fun!

printing one:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1257_Td2Ag&feature=related

using stamps:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ez4F55Qtm9g&feature=related

with rub ons:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbwoQzb0JnQ&feature=related
 
 
▼ 1636 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 11/1/2013 3:30 PM
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▼ 3214 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 11/25/2012 12:00 PM
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Nice!!! I haveall my supplies and will be working on this project soon. I bought Vellum paper to print on. I didn't see this one. Looks good
 
 
▼ 2404 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/26/2013 5:30 PM
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Very beautiful!
 
 
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Thanks for the tutorial! I can't wait to try it!
 
 
▼ 421 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 5/19/2012 8:00 PM
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Beautiful!
 
 
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great job!
 
 
▼ 39 POSTS | WEDDING DATE 4/29/2012 12:00 AM
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LOVE LOVE LOVE THE CANDLES!!!!!!! GREAT JOB!!!
 
 
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