10 Best Soy Candle Fragrance Oils

March 01, 2017

If you haven't noticed by now, soy wax and candles made from it is our specialty. We love this wax as we have talked about time and time again. It...

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Chicago Candle Factory - A Company Of Sustainability

February 07, 2017

We talk a lot on this blog about different pieces of information about candles. We have given you great insight on how to sell your candles, great ...

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Getting the shop in order

February 08, 2016

It's a never ending battle.  How organized can you be?  How efficient can we make candles?  When more of the candle making supplies can be hung on ...

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Why soy wax???

January 18, 2016

The benefits of soy wax make it an easy choice when making candles.  Soy wax is great for scented candles with a burn time 30 to 50% slower than pa...

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Sustainability isn't just about the soy wax

January 15, 2016

Every candle the Chicago Candle Factory produces qualifies as sustainable. Soy wax with no additives and phosphate free fragrance oils are only the...

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Chicago Candle Factory is 6 months old!!!

January 13, 2016

Everyone loves candles.  Chicago Candle Factory produces handmade soy candles.   What began in Jared’s kitchen with homemade candles has evolved i...

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Cutting Bottles in the Chicago Sun

January 13, 2016

We picked up a few hundred bottles from the lovely folks at Honky Tonk BBQ this week. I can't wait to turn this "trash" into beautiful candles! ...

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