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A good candle can transform an ordinary room into a really great-smelling sanctuary. If that candle happens to be from a Black owned company, however, it burns all the more sweeter. Here are 6 Black owned candle companies to check out.
Southern Elegance Candle Co. captures the essence of what it means to be southern. Every candle they make tells a story. Each one is purposefully named after a southern city, carefully hand poured, and infused with luscious fragrances such as Sage & Sweetgrass and Honeysuckle & Jasmine. Each time you light a Southern Elegance candle, the aroma will transport you back to a time when life was simpler and innocence was cherished. Click here to shop.
Wicks NOLA Candle Company is a luxury line of candles and home fragrance inspired by New Orleans, Louisiana (NOLA). The company’s amazing scents are not only pleasing to the nose but also contribute back to the community. Their candle sells go to causes like providing scholarships to collegiate minority women to promote mental health wellness and bolstering Black education locally. Wicks NOLA Candle company offers plenty for the upscale consumer, click here to shop.
The Treble and Flame Candle Company is dedicated to providing premium, 100% soy candles and carefully curated playlists, to create a multi-sensory experience you are sure to love. This is where scent and sound collide. Light your candle and scan your custom QR code to be taken to a playlist that is sure to fit your mood. Or, listen your playlist on your commute home, then light a candle for a relaxing night in. Click here to shop.
Aromeaux specializes in eco-friendly candles, made from all natural ingredients. The company uses recycled materials to create your candles and packaging. Their intriguing scents add a traveling aroma sure to please any nasal passage. Aromeaux offers 100% natural soy candles with natural cotton wicks (wood wicks are also available). All products are biodegradable, phthalate free and have a burn time of 50-55 hours. Click here to shop.
Her Candle Company offers 100% natural soy candle. Their highly scented candles are hand-poured in individual batches, ensuring a quality product every time – no mass-produced products here! Her Candle Company uses only premium fragrance oils that smell true to life – no fake chemical smell with their products. All of Her candles are made using natural soy wax, natural cotton wicks, phthalate-free fragrance oils, and no dyes. Click here to shop.
Itz Appropriate Candles offers all-natural, organic, aroma therapy scented candles. The craft of their candles drives the essence of healing, excitement, happiness, being harmonious, and is exhilarating to every home and heart. Itz Appropriate Candles is owned by a highly engaged, community-centered husband and wife team. Click here to shop.