May 9, 2014 8:14 AM
Doesn't picking the wax that pools around the bottom of the candle and throwing it away seem like such a waste? It's been such wonderful, light- and heat-giving stuff, and now you're just cursing the little bits and pieces that you can't get off with your fingernails. The Wax Collector ($300) is a creative solution*, a hand-blown glass jug that relies on your candle drippings to reach its full potential. As the candle melts, the wax drips along the sides of the glass and pools at the bottom to create a decorative piece that is uniquely yours.
*with a kind of unfortunate name