• Gifts & Favors

    Wedding Favors

    Candle Wedding Favors! My husband and I were married April 29th, 2017 in Bethlehem, PA.  Where we both went to school and originally met.  I spent a good amount of time trying to think of a creative and inexpensive favor for our guests.  After reviewing a number of different options I decided to go with something I love to make myself.  Homemade candles for each guest!  I debated a number of different scents for the candles but ultimately decided to go with the clean cotton scent again, as it is a crowd favorite.  I made them in small silver tins with lids, created a custom label on PowerPoint and had them…

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    Baby Shower

    Shower Favors! Three years ago today my smart, sassy and beautiful niece came into the world! My husband’s Grandmother threw a beautiful baby shower for my sister-in-law a few months before her due date.  She asked that I help with favors – so of course I opted to make candles!  I wanted to select a scent for the candles that would create a clean, crisp and subdued aroma.  So ultimately it was an easy decision – a simple clean cotton scented, soy wax candle, in a glass votive.  We wrapped each one in pink tulle and attached pink plastic pacifiers to tie each one.  Being that the shower was to…

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    Holiday Gifts

    The Perfect Holiday Gift I initially started making candles as gifts for family and friends around the holidays and they were a hit! I love going through all of the seasonal scents for candles! Whether you choose to make them in “bulk” or one at time, they’re easily customizable making them great personalized gifts!  I made them in 8oz mason jars, simply added a themed ribbon around each one and picked holiday themed scents: balsam, cinnamon stick, sugar cookie and peppermint! If you’re interested in making your own candles check out my post on how to get started!