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Hand-crafted Candle Vessels

Did you know we hand make each candle vessel?  It wasn’t something I ever considered previously because glass candle vessels were plentiful prior to the pandemic. However, 2020 changed all of that and I was uncomfortable with the need to constantly switch suppliers, order lids from one supplier and jars from another, and pay increasing shipping costs. The situation posed a risk to my business since I couldn’t rely on vessels to be in stock and would result in price increases to cover the higher shipping costs.  My goal is to be consistent, reliable, and keep prices low. This led me to research other options, one of which involved creating our own vessels out of concrete. I was skeptical about...

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Pressed Flower Candles

I cannot adequately express just how much I love our customers! Seriously. If it wasn't for the suggestion of one customer, pressed flower candles would've never come to be.

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Shaping Our Brand

Our main goal is to create candles that are safer for the home. Our fragrance oils are all verified to be free of phthalates, carcinogens, reproductive toxins, and other potentially harmful chemicals. Our essential oil candle line is fragranced solely by high quality, pure essential oils. Most of the learning experiences came from determining the optimal type of soy wax, fragrance load, and pouring temp, as well as the flashpoint of each oil used and which essential oils to used based on scent throw and integrity. Trial and error has taught me a lot during the first year of this journey and every lesson learned has been applied to make our candles better. Cost is another consideration that has been...

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It's good to be back!

I think we can all agree that life has been a little crazy, right? When I made the tough decision to take some time off in early 2020, I had no idea what the year would bring. There were three reasons I stepped back from the candle scene.

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