Galentine's Day Ideas

Move over, Cupid! Galentine's Day is here to steal the spotlight, celebrating the wonderful bonds of friendship that light up our lives.

Forget the traditional Valentine's Day hype—this is all about cherishing your besties and showing them some love. What better way to celebrate than with our enchanting range of candles?

Let's dive into the world of Galentine's Day, where friendship takes center stage, and scented surprises make the perfect gift.

Galentine's Day: A Brief History: Galentine's Day, coined by the ever-relatable Leslie Knope from Parks and Recreation, falls on February 13th. It's a day dedicated to celebrating the incredible friendships that bring joy, laughter, and support into our lives. Whether you're single, taken, or somewhere in between, Galentine's Day is for everyone!

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Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope in the Galentine's Day episode of Parks and Recreation. Getty Images

Why Galentine's Day? Who's It For?

  • For All the Besties: Galentine's Day is the ultimate excuse to shower your gal pals with affection. Whether you've known each other since kindergarten or became fast friends over shared laughs at work, this day is about expressing gratitude for the fabulous females in your life.

  • Singles and Taken Alike: This isn't just an anti-Valentine's celebration; it's an inclusive day for all. Galentine's Day is about acknowledging the strength and beauty of female friendships, irrespective of relationship statuses.

  • A History of Heart-to-Hearts: Dive into heartfelt conversations, share stories, and reminisce about the beautiful journey of friendship that brought you all together.

Galentines Gift Ideas

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Creating a Candle-Centric Galentine's Gathering:

  • Scented Surprises: Our Raspberry Vanilla soy candle sets the tone for sweetness and warmth and is one of our favorite candles for a Galentine's Day gift. Perfect for gifting to your besties, its delightful blend creates an inviting ambiance for your Galentine's celebration.

  • Girl Gang/BFF Candle: Illuminate your gathering with the empowering aroma of our Girl Gang/BFF candle. This special candle comes with your pick of label (choose from Girl Gang, BFF, and Gal Pal) and symbolizes the strength and beauty of female friendships, making it an ideal Galentine's Day gift. Plus, you get to pick from our curated collection which scent is best for each of your Gal Pals. 

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  • Sea Salt & Orchid Vibes: Create a serene atmosphere with our beautiful & feminine Sea Salt & Orchid candle. Its fresh and calming scent adds a touch of sophistication to your Galentine's Day soirée. It's also one of our best-selling scents and sure to be a hit if you decide to gift one to all of your gal pals. 

  • Empowered Women Candle Set: Elevate your celebration with our Empowered Women candle set. Put these fabulous empowering candles out at each lady's seat or display them as a gift for them to each take home. Scented in a variety of our fabulous fragrances, your gal pals can take turns smelling them all and pick the one that's perfect for them. Originally launched for Women's Month 2023, each candle embodies the spirit of powerful women, making it a fitting tribute to your extraordinary friends.


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This Galentine's Day, let the candles do the talking. Celebrate the magical bonds of friendship, create unforgettable moments, and indulge in the scented surprises that our candles bring.

Whether you're dancing the night away or sharing heartfelt conversations, Galentine's Day is all about the fabulous females who light up your world.

Cheers to friendship and candles that make those connections even more special!

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