These beautiful beeswax candles are so easy to make, you’ll never want to buy them again.
In this easy-to-follow step-by-step online course, through photography and detailed instructions, you'll learn how to turn beeswax sheets into homemade candles.
Handmade Candles & Smudge Sticks by Emma Hardy, published by CICO Books (£12.99)
Emma Hardy says, "While there is a huge variety of store-bought candles available these days, making your own is infinitely more satisfying—and a lot cheaper, too."
Photography by Debbie Patterson © CICO Books
Emma Hardy is a stylist and designer who has worked on various lifestyle and interiors magazines, including Country Homes and Interiors and Marie Claire. She is also a keen gardener, with an RHS level 2 certificate in Horticulture. She has gardened on an allotment for several years, and is currently creating an urban garden with fruit, vegetables and as many plants as it is possible to squeeze into a small space.