Mixing Fragrance Oils

by Editorial Team
Mixing Fragrance Oils | Village Craft & Candle

Welcome to the delightful world of crafting your own signature scent! In this blog, we'll walk you through the simple yet rewarding process of mixing fragrance oils. If you've ever wanted a scent that's uniquely yours, this guide will show you how to blend fragrance oils effortlessly. No complications, just the perfect scent for you.

1. What You Need

Gather your materials in a well-ventilated area:

  • A plastic bag
  • A cotton pad
  • Your favorite fragrances
  • A dropper

This is where you create your fragrance – no waste, just what you need.

Before we dive in, it's crucial to consider safety. Work in a well-ventilated space and be mindful of concentrations, especially if you have sensitivities or allergies.

2. Choosing Your Scents

Time to play with aromas! Select your standout fragrance (I chose candy cane mochaccino), complemented by others like vanilla cream and salted caramel. It's a delightful trio that blends seamlessly to create a scent that's uniquely yours.

3. Mixing Your Scents

Start with six drops of your main fragrance, add two drops each of the complementary scents. It's like blending ingredients to create a delightful combination, with each part contributing to the overall goodness.

4. Letting Your Scents Blend

Seal the bag, giving the fragrances time to mix thoroughly. The longer you let them blend, the stronger and more pleasant your final fragrance will be.

5. Smelling Your Creation

Open the bag, take a sniff, and savor the fragrance. If it needs a bit more character (I added extra salted caramel – my favorite), trust your nose and add another drop or two. Simple, effective, and fantastic results every time.

6. Simple Math for Your Scent Mix

I used a total of 11 drops – six candy cane mochaccino, two vanilla cream, and three salted caramel. Candy cane is 55%, vanilla cream is 18%, and salted caramel is 27%. A straightforward recipe for your perfect scent every time.

And that’s it! 

You’ve just created a scent that's uniquely yours without any waste. Treat your fragrance like a masterpiece – experiment, try different combos, and enjoy the process. This method keeps things simple and saves you money.

Feel free to experiment more. It's not about strict rules but enjoying the journey. Making your own scents becomes an adventure, and every drop counts. You'll be surprised at how easy it is to create a scent that fits you perfectly, with great results every time.

Disclaimer: Our approach isn't the usual method, but it's what we prefer. Explore and find your way to make scents you love. It's about being creative and doing it your way.

Ready to Make Your Scent?

With a bag, a dropper, and your favorite scents, you're ready to begin. Enjoy the process, trust your senses, and have fun creating your perfect scent – without wasting a drop. Happy scent-making, creators! 

Explore More Fragrance Options

Ready to discover a variety of fragrance oils? Check out Village Craft & Candle for an exciting selection. Find scents that inspire your creativity and enhance your scent-making journey. Don't miss out – find those scents that speak to you.

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