How many candles can I make with 1 lb, 10 lbs, or 55 lbs of Candle Pearls™️?

How many candles can I make with 1 lb, 10 lbs, or 55 lbs of Candle Pearls™️?

Creating the perfect ambiance at home or for special events often revolves around the flicker of candlelight. If you want to throw a sweet, romantic candle light dinner for your partner but unsure about the quantity of Candle Pearls™ you would need, then we have got you covered.


Through this blog, we aim to answer this frequently asked question: “How many candles can I make with 1 lb, 10 lbs, or 55 lbs of Candle Pearls™️?”

Continue reading to know more!

Candles you can make using 1 lb wax

With 1 lb of wax you can make 1 large pillar sized candle (approx 3.5” x 7”) with a few refills. If you want to give a try Candle Pearls™️, or present a thoughtful and personalized gift to your friend, a bag of 1 lb. wax is what you need.

Candles you can make using 10 lbs

With our 11 lbs box of Candle Pearls™ you can create multiple candles for your home or a small event, dinner etc. Precisely, with 11 lbs candle pearls™ you can make 12 large pillar candles. This is the perfect box for creating a bright and luxurious ambiance at your home. Set the 12 pillar sized candles at the fireplace mantel or arrange a runner of candles mixed with a few bud vases or small floral arrangements for a luxurious and festive dinner party.

Note: The 11 lbs box includes 50 wicks and the shipping in the U.S.

Candles you can make using 55 lbs

With our 55 lbs wholesale candle pearls package you can create anywhere from 16 extra-large floor-sized candles to 60 large pillar candles (see the photo at the beginning of the article). This bulk option is a perfect choice for professionals in the event industry like florists, event designers, interior designers, and brides planning their special day or those who require a larger quantity of candles.

Candles you can make using 55 lbs
This wholesale option comes with specially designed 150 wicks that are included in the cost. Additionally, delivery around the USA is included in the cost and takes about 7 days.


Note: This wholesale option comes with specially designed 150 wicks that are included in the cost. Additionally, delivery around the USA is included in the cost and takes about 7 days. 

How to Use Our Wax Calculator?

If you are not sure how much wax you would need for your candle-making project? Our Wax Calculator is here to help. This tool allows you to estimate the amount of wax required based on the size and number of your vessels and the type of candle you want to create.

Steps for Using Our Wax Calculator:

  • Input the dimensions of your vessel ie. the vessel’s diameter and height in inches.
  • Specify the number of candles you wish to create using your desired vessel.
  • Our wax calculator will then provide you with the precise amount of wax required and also will suggest the right box option for you. Additionally, it will also calculate the total investment or cost of purchasing the Candle Pearls™️ as well as cost of burning per event (which may very pleasantly surprise you!)

This is a convenient way to ensure that you have the right quantity of wax for your project, whether you're making a small votive candle or a large candle.

How to Use Candle Pearls™️?

To create the perfect candle using Candle Pearls™ all you need to do is:

  • Pour the Candle Pearls™ pearled or sand wax into a container of your choice
  • Insert the wick with about ¼ inch sticking out above the surface
  • Light it up and enjoy the warm glow of candle flames reflecting off of the pearls.

For a more detailed understanding on how to make pearled candles refer to this article: How to Make Pearled Candles? 

Benefits of Using Candle Pearls™️?

1. It has a longer Burning Time, therefore providing extended ambience.

2. Candle Pearls™️ burn clean and do not produce any soot or toxic smoke / smell.

3. It is made of biodegradable materials and is therefore environmentally friendly.

FAQs

1. How many candles can 1 lb of wax make? 

With 1 lb of wax, you can make approximately 1-4 candles depending on the size of the candles.

2. How many candles can 5 lbs of wax make? 

With 5 lbs of wax you can make around 5-6 large pillar sized candles. 

3. How to calculate how much wax is needed to make a candle? 

Use our Candle Calculator by inputting the dimensions of your vessel and the number of candles you want to make. The calculator will provide you with the precise amount of wax needed for your project.

4. How much wax do you need to make 4 candles? 

The amount of wax needed depends on the size of the candles. Using our Candle Calculator, input the dimensions of your vessel and specify that you want to make 4 candles. The calculator will then provide you with the exact amount of wax required for your project.

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