DIY Printed Candles | ANN LE & WhatsUpMoms

DIY Printed Candles | ANN LE & WhatsUpMoms

(upbeat music) – Hi everyone, Anne here, and today I’m in Brooke’s home! Thank you so much
– [Brooke] Hi! – [Anne] for having me. So, if you guys are not
familiar with Brooke, she’s a DIY guru on What’s Up Moms and if you guys are not
familiar with that channel, they do really fun parodies over there and Brooke does the DIYs. So today we’re getting together and we’re going to make some candles! – [Brooke] Yay!
– [Anne] I’m super excited about this, let’s go
ahead and get started. All right, so we’re going to be making some printed candles, and
the great thing about this is that you can either print the designs or you can draw your own. So, Brooke, do you wanna go over the materials we have today? – You can draw your own! (Anne laughs)
I can’t draw. Yeah, so we’re gonna start
with some white-color candles, tracing paper, wax paper, and
a printout of your design. So I made some designs of my own. I made some feathers and we had the kids make
some really cute designs earlier today, right Brooke? – Yes, this is a great way
to get your kids involved. These are Vincent’s and
Lincoln’s masterpieces, I’m sure you can tell which is which. – [Anne] Super cute! All right, so the first step
is to take tracing paper and tape it onto your printing paper. It’s okay if you fold it and then tape it. So my first mistake was that I printed my image on a jet printer.
– [Brooke] Oh. – [Anne] Yeah and it turned out like this. Not so pretty. So it’s very blotchy. So then I printed it on a laser printer and it looked super good, so different.
– [Brooke] Yeah, you can see, – [Brooke] it’s so much more clear. (Anne laughs) Now we’re gonna remove the tracing paper from our printer paper
and cut out the image to fit on our candle. – All right, guys, so this next step we’re going to attach the
image, or the drawing, onto the candle and all you
have to do is cut out a piece of wax paper that’s enough
to wrap around your candle. So this is for your Brooke. – Thank you. – And what image do you want to use first? – I’m gonna do the Just
Breathe that I picked out. – Okay, perfect. All right, so take your image
and place it onto your candle and then you’re going
to take the wax paper. – You wanna take it smooth
side down and wrap it around your candle so that it
covers the candle entirely. – Now you’re going to
take your hairdryer out, and no we’re not going to do our hair, hold this about one to two inches away from your image and go in even motion. – And make sure you hold
on to the excess wax paper really tightly in the back so
that your image doesn’t shift. Now carefully remove the wax paper to see if your image has
melded with the candle. – All right, so that is it! These turned out so pretty, I love it! – [Anne] What do you think?
– [Brooke] They’re amazing. – [Brooke] I mean they look
like you bought them at a store. – Yes! These will make excellent
gifts for the holiday season or any time, birthday parties, (Anne drowned out)
– [Brooke] Teacher gifts. – [Anne] Customize this, personalize it to however way you guys like. But that is it for today, guys! What did you guys think of these candles? I absolutely love them. Don’t forget to leave your
comments below this video and give this video a big thumbs up. We would greatly appreciate it. And also, don’t forget to go over to Brooke’s channel, What’s Up Mom. – We did a really fun collab where we make candles from scratch. – So definitely come on over there, subscribe, click on the video, and also check out the
link below this video. Thank you guys so much for watching and we’ll see you soon! – [Brooke] Bye!
– [Anne] Ciao!

Comments (100)

  1. Anne do you need to use wax paper or will parchment paper work

  2. The kids can make these too. Thanks for sharing. know what we are doing for gifts.

  3. Oh my gosh! Where did you get the adorable French bulldog tape dispenser?

  4. this is like a tattoo except on a candle. ur good a drawing or painting feathers

  5. Didn't look like any waxed paper that I ever saw. Was it, maybe, parchment paper?

  6. Ann I  luv ur videos. can u please do a city painting? please. thx kelly

  7. I don't usually do DIY, but I really really want to do this!

  8. But.. Can you light them on fire..?

  9. I don't understand what you do with the tracing paper ?

  10. Great project. Miss you on hgtv. When will you be back

  11. this was not helpful at all. I got completely lost

  12. this is an old technique, I've been decorating my candles with this method for years!!!


  14. HiAnn, it looks good butI have a question. How does the paper look when the candles start tu burn? Does it stick out , any risks of it burning? Thanks

  15. Is this works only onto white candles?


  17. The king squishy candle reminds me of kyungsoo 😛

  18. Ann I love love love all your DIYs and videos!!! your so crafty and creative and good with your hands!!! I was looking on the whats up moms channel and brooke does this really cool water marble mug. I had a great idea for another collab with brooke I have been looking for a money jar and would love to be able to make a sort of money pot with clay. Maybe you could do the pot and glaze it and then brooke can show us how to water marble it? would love love love this as i'm not super crafty and do not really know how the lid and hole would work on a money pot (the ones I've seen in stores all have a lid type top but are 1 piece and I have seen them at green earth here in Canada) as well as the glaze to be able to do the water marbling. They are super expensive and I want to save money not spend it while trying to save. thank you for reading my comment and doing what you do your amazing at it !!

  19. I love how Brooke always is smiling and looking happy she make me feel great!!!

  20. wow amazing I am new to your cannl and it so cool

  21. you soooo lost me!! :/

  22. Can I use parchment paper instead of the tracing paper?

  23. This isn't for the prints , but couldn't you just get you children to draw on the candle? Idek 😛

  24. What setting do we put the hairdryer on?

  25. I love this D.I.Y i ave watched this 10 times. but at first i thought that i got it but now….. i dont know what waxpaper is, i think i know what tracing papper is. But i dont get the part with the printed paper and tracing pper. Aru you like ataching it on the back of the paper or what?

    CAN SOMEONE HELP ME PLEASE (btw im from sweden)

  26. Do we have to use white candles? And can we use scented ones

  27. That's great. Thanks for sharing!

  28. Wait, so do we print/draw the picture on the tracing paper? Or normal paper?

  29. after you burn your candle your design is gone!

  30. soo pretty!!!! I love u Ann

  31. Your tape holder ♥️♥️ And I love this idea I'm going to give this to my mom for Christmas cause she wished for candles 🙂 thank you so much

  32. Do you have to use tracing paper? I don't have that do just wondering, please answer anyone who knows the answer

  33. I pretty much died at Vincent's drawing. So cute! XD

  34. Hey Anne by the way I am in November and there hasn't been a vid in two months and hope you had a happy thanksgiving to Anne from Taiden or viewer

  35. How long do you have to blow dry it? I drew my design on tracing paper and put it on the candle with wax paper wrapped around it. I had my hair dryer on for 10-15 min. It still did not stay. What do I do??

  36. Hi brooke I'm a new subscriber and there is no day I wouldn't watch your videos and the other moms vids.i think you should make a charm diy . thanks for making videos interesting and fun for younger children to watch.

  37. i'm making one with dan howell on it

  38. where do I get tracing paper?

  39. i saw you on whats up moms

  40. Can I have both of your email address so cool

  41. I love you! I started my channel as hobby of my own. Thank you for inspiring me!

  42. I luv both of ur hair

  43. Ann Le, are you Vietnamese?

  44. cool i'm so trying this

  45. can i draw something on baking paper and hairdry it??

  46. Can we print our image on just regular paper???😐

  47. Can we use any other colour candle

  48. Are these safe to burn?

  49. It's not tracing paper but tissuepaper you need! I orderd the wrong product. -_-

  50. what is printing paper

  51. What if you don have wax paper

  52. does brooke is pregnant

  53. i used this for my cousin who got married and moved into a new home. i used one of her pictures with her husband onto the candle. i did have to print the picture 5 times on different printers cause it came out blocky, but she really loved the finishing piece.

  54. Honestly,I liked Lincoln's drawing the best ☺️

  55. totally confused

  56. I had to play the video back a few times because somethings wasn't clear. I understand now but I don't know how long to keep the blow dryer on the candle but I will figure that out. I will be trying to do this soon. Thanks for this neat idea.

  57. but, is the wax paper reusable? This is such a great idea! thank you ☺

  58. can you burn the candle ???😕

  59. brook is so pretty

  60. Song at the beginning?

  61. this was confusing

  62. could I use a photo cube photo

  63. I don't get how did she do it

  64. I'm confuse about the tracing paper tape onto the printing paper. Why do we need to tape the tracing paper onto the printing paper ?!

  65. Her baby bump looks like me and I'm not pregnant I'm just fat

  66. is that wax paper? what type or brand?

  67. do u peal of the paper

  68. Great tutorial 🙂 Is tracing paper more durable to use than tissue paper ?Thanks 🙂

  69. Does it have to be a laser printer? Or can you do it on normal printing paper?

  70. GODDAMN You're smart.

  71. how long will the pattern stay on the candle ??

  72. do these burn or they just decorative

  73. To draw your own do you need to do sharpie or can you use regular markers??

  74. carved candles next

  75. I did this this week and discovered you dont really need was paper, and you can tape on the image

  76. These are way easier than i thought…….

  77. is anyone watching from the future

  78. Are u Vietnamese if u do am right

  79. you use what paper

  80. Which printer to buy

  81. Hey sis, this was awesome. Can you please tell me how to make a candles dripless?

  82. Can someone please dumb this down for me😂

  83. Well i came here from whats up moms only!!!! Lol

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