Our taper candles are handcrafted and hand over dipped in a colorful palette of 44 trendy colors. The outer core of this taper is made of an extremely hard-shell wax crafted with the highest quality paraffin wax and all cotton wick that prevents the candle from dripping. Makes a perfect touch to any wedding or special event. Tapers fit any standard taper holder. Keep wick trimmed to 1/4". Keep away from drafts. Don't be fooled by the low low prices, these are premium quality candles made in North America. We sell for less because we are the Manufacturer.