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Candles
 
 

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Save money on candles by repurposing leftover bits and pieces of wax as room scent.  Freeze what is left of your candle wax, if necessary, to loosen it.  Cut the pieces up, and put them in a bowl.  Place the bowl on a sunny windowsill.  The sun will spread the fragrance throughout your room.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips to save money on candles.

 

- Check the stores after major Holidays for candles on clearance.
 
- Buy them at thrift stores.
 
- Buy them in bulk at stores like IKEA.
 
- Leftover bits of candles can be melted down and poured into molds.
 
- If a candle has more than one wick, only light one wick at a time.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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