7 Black-Owned Candle Companies You Need to Have on Your Radar
They’re lit (pun intended)..
IDK about you, but I live for candles. My collection of delectable-smelling votives is ever-growing, and whenever I’m in need of a pick-me-up, I know I’m always just a matchstick away from pure zen. I’m just sayin’: You can never have too many candles (they’re like throw pillows IMO), which is exactly why I put together a list of 30 Black-owned candle companies you must welcome into your home.
We all have certain ~vibes~ we want from a candle. Sometimes we’re in the mood for something fruity, or we wanna light up a scent that’s a little warmer and spicier. Whatever you’re feeling, I know a brand that’ll give you want you’re looking for—and they’re all listed, below. Here, some of our favorite Black-owned candle companies you need to put your money on, STAT.
A SILHOUETTE ONE
Bré Body Candle
You’ll have to be lucky to find these artsy beeswax candles in stock. Fans are constantly buying them out, but they’re definitely worth the wait.
A LUXE ONE
“Savoy” Luxury Candle
I’m gonna go ahead and apologize right now because you are going to want to buy all of Harlem Candle Co.’s scents. Start with this one that is inspired by Harlem’s glamorous Savoy Ballroom.
A SUGARY ONE
Cloud Dream Candle
If you’re into sweet and fruity scents, you’ll love this one that has notes of lychee, raspberry, vanilla bean, and more.
A SUMMER-TIME VIBE
“This candle is what dreams are made of,” said an eager reviewer. Honestly, if that bold sentence isn’t enough for you to cop this gorgeous orange, patchouli, and cardamom-scented beauty then IDK what is.
A SOOTHING ONE
Green Tea & Lemongrass Soy Candle
No harmful chemicals or additives here! This soy wax candle is a cleaner burn than paraffin—plus, it has a lead-free, cotton wick.
ONE FOR THOSE CHILLIER DAYS AND NIGHTS
Looking for a go-to fall candle? Bold Awakening from Candlessentials is the winner. She’s made up of crisp green apple, tart red currant, and citrusy orange smells that’ll make the vibe of your home feel super warm and cozy.
AN EMPOWERING ONE
Love Thy Self
Perfect to display on your vanity or at your bedside table, this “Love Thy Self” candle will be a constant motivator and it’ll fill your room with gorge jasmine and tonka bean aromas.