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What sizzles so much? That is, the advantages of a wooden wick in candles
If you have been thinking about an original candle for your interiors undoubtedly those with a wooden wick are a proposition that may make you not want to burn other candles. All this is due to the magical sound that is produced when burning candles with a wooden wick.
They have been popular in Poland for only a few years, because earlier the market was dominated by commonly used paraffin candles with a cotton wick. The uniqueness of wicks from the BASIC collection from We Love Candles, lies in their naturalness - made of wood it is 100% ecological. Its burning imitates the sound of sizzling wood in the fireplace. This makes you relax and build an extremely intimate and atmospheric mood. This is also a very important aspect for those who appreciate minimalism, because We Love Candles are primarily simple forms in a glass vessel, clear colors of soy waxes and also elements of wood, which can be found precisely in the form of a wick and lid. The wooden lid allows you to cover the candle after extinguishing so that the wax does not collect dust and flecks, and the wick does not get soggy.
Candles with a wooden wick are something for fans of hygge
We Love Candles with a wooden wick are an absolute must have for hygge lovers. Burning a candle that releases a harmonious sound and a beautiful aroma is conducive to creating a special atmosphere at home. It is an amazing gadget for summer evenings to burn on the balcony or patio. In winter, on the other hand, it is an indispensable part of evenings with a book under a blanket or a romantic dinner for two.
IMPORTANT: Many manufacturers of cheap Chinese candles add lead to the cotton wicks to make them burn better and conduct fragrance. Lead is a heavy metal that settles in the body and can cause cancerous changes. By burning a wooden wick, you can be sure that there are no flame-enhancing admixtures or other carcinogenic elements that harm your health.
How to burn candles with a wooden wick?
Burning candles with a wooden wick is simple and easy. Start by trimming the tip of the wick to 1/4 inch before lighting. This will prevent the flame from getting too big or burning too fast. Place the candle on a heat-resistant surface, such as a ceramic plate or metal tray, and light it with a match or lighter. Let the flame burn for a few minutes until it reaches full size, then blow out the flame. The wooden wick will continue to smolder and emit a pleasant aroma without producing too much smoke. To ensure that the candle burns evenly, make sure you trim the wick after each use, as over time it can become clogged from wax buildup.
Why choose scented candles with a wooden wick?
Scented candles with a wooden wick provide a unique burning experience that no other candle can match. Wooden wicks burn slowly, evenly and produce a crackling sound reminiscent of a cozy fireplace. Wooden wicks also release more fragrance than traditional cotton wicks, so you get a stronger and longer-lasting aroma. Plus, wooden wicks are self-trimming, so you don't have to worry about trimming the wick before each use. Finally, wooden wicks are eco-friendly and long-lasting because they are made from natural wood products. All in all, scented candles with wooden wicks are a pleasant and eco-friendly experience that is sure to make any room warm and inviting.
How to extinguish candles with a wooden wick?
If you are using candles with a wooden wick, the best way to extinguish them is to cover the flame with a metal container or heat-resistant plate. This will dampen the flame and prevent it from spreading. You can also use a candle suppressor to safely extinguish the flame. Make sure not to blow out candles with a wooden wick, as this can cause them to catch fire due to the introduction of oxygen into the environment.
How to cut a wooden wick?
You will need scissors or a sharp knife to cut wooden wicks. Start by measuring the desired length of the wick and mark it with a pen or pencil. Place the wick on a flat, stable surface and hold it firmly in place. Using scissors or a knife, carefully cut along the marked line. Make sure you cut straight and evenly for best results. Once you've finished cutting, use sandpaper to smooth out any rough edges.
Why is the wick trimmed?
The wick of a candle is trimmed for several different reasons. First, trimming the wick helps prevent the flame from growing too large, which can become dangerous. Trimming the wick also helps ensure that the flame does not produce too much soot, which can be harmful when inhaled. In addition, trimming the wick helps keep it from getting too long, which can cause instability and excessive flickering. Finally, trimming the wick makes the candle burn more evenly and efficiently.
Why does a wooden wick go out?
A wooden wick can go out for several different reasons. First, the wick may not be receiving enough oxygen to sustain the flame, as wood needs oxygen to burn. Second, the flame may be too large and consume all the fuel in the wax too quickly. Finally, if the wax is not melted enough or is too thick, it will not provide enough fuel to sustain the wick's flame.