Add some cinnamon next time you are making candles. It gives off a lovely fragrance as well as a rustic look to your candles.
What you need
Paraffin candle wax
Candle dyes (optional)
Heavy Pot (to melt wax)
This project uses Basic Candle Making Instructions. Follow that for your normal candle making procedures.
Then prior to pouring, spoon in some ground cinnamon or add 10 drops of cinnamon essential oil
For grubby candles, roll the completed candle in a mix of whipped wax, extra cinnamon and spices.
Finally, just roll the candle in the whipped wax. It will set with a dirty rough appearance.