Recycle Your Containers

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Did you know that you can recycle your candle containers? How many of you are guilty of throwing them away? I know I was guilty of this. Until one day I ran across a friend of mine who had these beautifully decorated Mason Jars placed on her counter with flowers in them. I asked her where she purchased them from and she replied "you"... After purchasing a few of my Cranberry Mason Jars she re-used the glasses to decorate her home. We are both huge Michaels fans! So, of course, she went there, purchased some beautiful artificial flowers and stuffed them in the jars with clear marbles. There are hundreds of uses for your containers, from food storage, to plant life. Here are a few links listed below along with a few crafty ideas you may want to try to do at home.

Step 1 - Remove the labels

Spray warm water or apply oil to your jars label. Allow it to soak in for several minutes. Once soaked in the label should peel right off.

Step 2 - Heat up any remaining wax in your jar

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