So this is kind of a lame post but might be helpful for someone!

Remember the “bleeding” candles I made for our murder mystery Halloween party?  Well they decided to drip wax allllllll over my silver candlesticks.

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"bloody" candles made a mess!

Annoying, right?!  I started to pick the wax off with my fingernails, but it was taking forever and left a waxy coating behind.

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that wax was not coming off!

So I googled a solution: rinse under HOT water for a few minutes (like as hot as it will get without burning you)…

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rinsing in hot water

…and once it’s soft, simply push it off!

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pushing off the wax

And let me tell you, it worked like a charm!

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