Illuminating Gratitude: 6 Heartfelt Ways to Express Thanks This Season

Illuminating Gratitude: 6 Heartfelt Ways to Express Thanks This Season

Gratitude, the art of recognizing and appreciating the positive aspects of life, holds the key to a more fulfilling existence. Scientifically proven to enhance well-being and foster deeper connections, practicing gratitude creates a ripple effect of positivity.

In the hustle of our fast-paced world, finding moments of gratitude becomes a meaningful anchor in our daily lives. Acknowledging the positive aspects and appreciating the simple joys not only enhances well-being but also deepens our connections with those around us. As lovers of candles and supporters of small businesses, let's explore the power of gratitude in a way that resonates with the warmth and glow that fills our favorite spaces.

This season, let's explore 6 heartfelt ways to embrace and share gratitude, plus our favorite 3 candle gifts for showing gratitude

November 11, 2023 — Kate De Palma
As Seen in Redfin: 20 Inviting Scents to Welcome the Fall Season

As Seen in Redfin: 20 Inviting Scents to Welcome the Fall Season

As the leaves change and the air turns crisp, there's nothing quite like filling your space with scents that capture the essence of fall. From cozy evenings by the fire to pumpkin-picking adventures, these are the types of scents that warm our hearts and homes.

Here at Scented Designs Candle Company, we love fall. Seriously, our fall scented candles are some of our favorite to make! 

So, when well-known real estate company Redfin reached out to Scented Designs recently, asking us for our best recommendation for a scent that is just perfect for fall, we were super excited to share. 

October 25, 2023 — Kate De Palma
The Ultimate 24 Days of Christmas Candle Advent Calendar: A Gift for Everyone!

The Ultimate 24 Days of Christmas Candle Advent Calendar: A Gift for Everyone!

Are you ready to make this holiday season the most magical yet? Look no further than our 24 Days of Christmas Candle Advent Calendar! It's not just an advent calendar; it's an enchanting experience that can be tailored to suit everyone on your gift list.

Don't believe it's the perfect gift this holiday season? Let's unwrap the joy and see why this extraordinary Candle Advent Calendar is an amazing choice for all the personalities in your life!

October 20, 2023 — Kate De Palma
10 Ways to Use Your Candle Advent Calendar this Season for Reflection & Self-Care

10 Ways to Use Your Candle Advent Calendar this Season for Reflection & Self-Care

Creating Meaningful Moments with a Candle Advent Calendar

In this bustling world, where time often rushes by in a blur, the holiday season encourages us to pause and immerse ourselves in the beauty of the present moment. It beckons us to rediscover the age-old traditions that have been cherished for generations and to create new ones that resonate with our modern lives.

At the heart of this enchanting season lies the Advent Calendar - as we count down the days to Christmas, each moment becomes an opportunity to infuse our lives with meaning and warmth as a source of daily rituals and reflections that elevate the season's magic.

As we light each candle and watch as the calendar progresses, may we be reminded of the magic that exists in the everyday, the beauty in the passing of time, and the warmth that comes from creating rituals that fill our hearts and homes with light. Here are 10 ideas of how to create self-care + family rituals around your Candle Advent Calendar this season.

September 26, 2023 — Kate De Palma
5 Fall Decorating Tips for Young Professionals: Cozy Homes, Warm Hearts

5 Fall Decorating Tips for Young Professionals: Cozy Homes, Warm Hearts

Fall is a season of transformation, and it's the perfect time to bring those changes into your living space. For young professionals, creating a cozy, inviting ambiance at home is more than just decor—it's a sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and the constant fight to maintain a healthy work life balance. 

For young professionals, decorating your living space for the season can be a delightful way to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. And what better way to achieve that cozy ambiance than with some creative touches and, of course, scented soy candles?

Here are five easy decorating tips for fall for the busy professional from the team here at Scented Designs Candle Co., helping you craft a home that's not only stylish but also incredibly cozy this fall.

September 11, 2023 — Kate De Palma
Light Up Your Countdown to Christmas with a Candle Advent Calendar: A Festive Twist to Tradition!

Light Up Your Countdown to Christmas with a Candle Advent Calendar: A Festive Twist to Tradition!

Get ready to elevate your Christmas countdown to a whole new level with the enchanting charm of a 24 Day Candle Advent Calendar. This delightful twist on tradition brings a touch of warmth and magic to each day leading up to the most wonderful time of the year.

Imagine the joy of lighting a candle each day, as you mark the passing of December and eagerly anticipate the arrival of Christmas Day. With our handcrafted Candle Advent Calendar, every flickering flame becomes a special moment, reminding you to slow down and savor the festive season.

Whether you prefer traditional scents like cinnamon and vanilla or opt for more unique and surprising aromas, our 24 Candles Advent Calendar offers a delightful sensory experience that enhances your holiday ambiance.

September 02, 2023 — Kate De Palma
7 Tips for Creating a Cozy Atmosphere with Fall Scented Candles

7 Tips for Creating a Cozy Atmosphere with Fall Scented Candles

Your Ultimate Guide to Creating a Cozy Atmosphere with Fall Candles

As the days grow shorter and the air turns crisper, there's a certain magic in the atmosphere that signals the arrival of fall. With pumpkin patches, apple picking, and warm sweaters making a comeback, there's one more thing that can truly transform your space into a cozy haven: fall scented candles.

The captivating fragrance of fall candles can instantly transport you to a world of comfort and tranquility.

In this blog post, 7 Tips for Creating a Cozy Atmosphere with Fall Scented Candles, we'll dive into the world of fall candles, where to find them, and how to use them to create the perfect autumn ambiance.

August 16, 2023 — Kate De Palma
Embrace the Cozy Vibes: Discover the Best Fall Scented Candles for a Warm and Inviting Home

Embrace the Cozy Vibes: Discover the Best Fall Scented Candles for a Warm and Inviting Home

As the crisp autumn air settles in and the leaves begin to turn vibrant shades of red and gold, there's no better time to embrace the cozy vibes and create a warm and inviting atmosphere in your home. And what better way to do so than with the flickering glow and enchanting aromas of fall scented candles? I mean, come on.

From the comforting scent of pumpkin spice to the earthy notes of freshly fallen leaves, these aromatic wonders have the power to transform any space into a haven of relaxation and comfort (and they make our candle studio smell really really good!)

In this Fall Candle Guide, we'll take you on a delightful journey through our best fall scented candles here at Scented Designs, carefully curated to ignite your senses and bring a touch of autumn magic to your living space.

August 07, 2023 — Kate De Palma
The Science Behind Candle Care: Understanding the Importance of Trimming and Storage

The Science Behind Candle Care: Understanding the Importance of Trimming and Storage

Candles have long been a symbol of relaxation, ambiance, and comfort. But did you know that there is a science behind candle care that goes beyond simply lighting and enjoying their warm glow? In this blog post coming to you from California candle company Scented Designs, we'll delve into the importance of trimming the wick + candle storage.

From understanding the benefits of keeping your wicks trimmed to learning how to properly store your candles, we'll explore the secrets behind prolonging the life and enhancing the performance of your favorite scented companions.

So, whether you're a candle enthusiast looking to elevate your candle game or someone who simply wants to make the most out of their candles, this easy guide will give you the tips you need to maximize your candle experience.

Hint: Our tips on candle storage are also great for retailers who buy wholesale candles for resale!

July 25, 2023 — Kate De Palma
Our Top 5 Best Selling Candles of 2023

Our Top 5 Best Selling Candles of 2023

Looking to add some ambiance and fragrance to your home? Or delight a friend or client with the perfect scented candle with wide appeal they're practically guaranteed to love?

Look no further than our Top 5 Best Selling Candles of 2023, each a customer favorite for a different reason. Let's dive into these top candle scents and discover what makes each one such a crowd pleaser.

July 02, 2023 — Kate De Palma
5 Reasons to Love Bulk Candle Favors for Your Next Special Event

5 Reasons to Love Bulk Candle Favors for Your Next Special Event

From the moment you get engaged, to the moment you say "I do," to the moment you welcome a new bundle of joy into your life, there are so many special moments to celebrate along the way. And what better way to do it than with clean-burning candles for you and your loved ones? As an artisan candle company, we know that candles make for the perfect gift to light up any occasion and we're excited to share our options for bulk candles for favors. 

Whether you're looking for unique wedding favors, bridal shower favors, or baby shower favors, candles are the way to go! In this blog post, we'll explore why candles are such a versatile and delightful gift option, and how you can use them to create unforgettable memories for yourself and your loved ones. So, get ready to light up your celebrations, add a touch of coziness and warmth to any gathering, and let's get started!

Here are out top 5 reasons we love the idea of candles for wedding and shower favors!

5 Benefits of Soy Wax Candles

5 Benefits of Soy Wax Candles

Are you a candle lover on the hunt for a more sustainable and eco-friendly candle option? Look no further than soy wax candles! And if you're familiar with soy candles and you've found yourself wondering, What are the benefits of soy candles anyway?, this post is for you!

Not only are soy candles better for the environment, but they also have a ton of benefits over traditional paraffin wax candles. So get ready to light up your life with some soy wax goodness, as we dive into 5 of the top benefits of soy candles that make these candles the clear choice for candle lovers everywhere!

May 09, 2023 — Kate De Palma