Setting the Mood with Candles

by DIY Maven

Setting the Mood with Candles
  

Did you know there was a National Candle Association? Me either. Anyway, according to a survey conducted by the NCA, 75% of candle consumers say that scent is a very important factor when purchasing candles. They needed a study for to figure this out?

So Many Candles; Just One Nose

The surge in candle and candle scent appreciation has blossomed into quite the business. Currently, there are more than 10,000 different scents of candles available to...

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Eight Crazy Nights

by DIY Maven

In deference to the Jewish members of my family, I thought I’d lay off Christmas for a second and turn my attention to Hanukkah.

So, no trees, garland or even twinkle lights. "No twinkle lights?" you ask. Yes, but don’t worry. Households who observe Hanukkah find holiday sparkle in the lights of the Menorah.

Judaica Mall has an extensive selection of Menorahs so beautiful Christmas celebrants will be tempted to add them to their mantles. Here is...

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For Sale: Beach Sand (Cigarette Butts Not Included)

by DIY Maven

What has the world come to? We’re buying sand for five dollars a pound. Sure, it’s clean and we don’t have to brush it out from between our toes, but it’s still just sand. This being said, I’m happy to announce, in the world of home decor, sand has become passe! Hooray!

 

For Sale: Beach Sand (Cigarette Butts Not Included)

Fall Freebie

This fall, instead of using beach grit as a foundation to your candlescapes and hurricanes, how about giving acorns a try? All you have to do is find an obliging oak...

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