Our Beeswax Wrap DIY Oven Method Lets You Create Food Covers at Home

You can help the environment when using the beeswax wrap DIY oven method in your home. Dee's Bees provides everything you need to create wraps. Learn tips to begin and the advantages of using beeswax wraps.

Tips for Planning Beeswax Wraps Oven Method

As environmental issues become essential to address, it is an excellent time to switch from plastic wrap. Learn how making beeswax wraps in your oven reduces kitchen waste and creates beautiful covers for jars and foods.

  • We offer a variety of fabrics to make your wraps, but you can use your own materials. Mixing and matching patterns is a lot of fun, but there are a few considerations to keep in mind. Choose quilting weight, fine-weave cotton because it folds and wraps more securely after the wax infuses within it. Also, the beeswax may tint your fabric a slight yellow hue, and therefore pick colours that won’t clash. It is essential that your cloth is clean and ironed.
  • You can cut the fabric in any shape you choose. Smaller squares are ideal for wrapping snacks, while larger rectangles make beautiful covers for bread or big blocks of cheese. To avoid fraying, you may want to use pinking shears. The pattern, size, and edges of the cloth are all part of the decisions you make to create your one-of-a-kind wrap.
  • To complete the simple process of the beeswax wraps DIY oven method, follow the simple instructions we provide with each beeswax block. In a matter of minutes, you will have a beeswax wrap.

Trends About Beeswax Wraps with Iron You Should Know

What makes beeswax wraps so appealing? As beeswax wraps gain popularity, more people want to make them at home using an iron and the blended beeswax bar we provide. Learn why people are turning to this alternative as they choose to use less plastic wrap.

  • Unlike plastic wrap, beeswax wraps are reusable. All you need to do is wash them in cool water with gentle soap and let them dry. They are convenient and ready to use at a moment’s notice, and you won’t have to make extra trips to the store to buy plastic wrap when you run out.
  • We make our beeswax blocks with clean and sustainable materials. The ingredients in the wax are Pure New Zealand beeswax, damar tree resin, and jojoba oil. Pick snazzy or understated fabrics for a unique look and feel good about not utilising any products that are harmful to the environment.
  • When your beeswax food wraps eventually run their course, you can help the environment by cutting them into strips and composting them. Not only are they convenient and easy to use, but you also exercise zero waste throughout the process.

Making your beeswax wraps helps the environment, reduces waste, and allows you to wrap your food with a touch of your personality.

About Dee’s Bees

With 13 years of experience in beekeeping, we are passionate about bees and the products they produce. We began the beeswax wrap business to offer quality handmade beeswax wraps in the most extensive range of patterns in New Zealand. We were also the first to provide pre-blended beeswax blocks of beeswax, tree resin, and jojoba oil. Please contact us with any questions.

With a household iron or an oven, and our products and instructions, you can make beeswax wraps at home. Choose your fabric pattern and start today.