A little bit of nostalgia with every candle Sister Bees 100% pure beeswax mini skep votive candles are hand-poured with love and care. While Skep hives aren't used very often anymore, there is something enchanting about the silhouette these votive skep candles cast. Each 2in candle burn cleanly for approximately 7-9 hours. Take care to always place your candles on a heat resistant surface. For best results keep your wicks trimmed to 1/4in.