One important consideration in candle making is which type of wick you should use. Two of the most common types are cotton wicks and wooden wicks, which both have their advantages and disadvantages.
1. Cotton wicks
Cotton wicks are the most common type in candle making. One reason for this is that they are very versatile. They can be used for all shapes and sizes of candles and it is very easy to adjust the size of the wick when experimenting.