Hagire Series

  • Designed and handmade by artist Yuka Uchida in Brooklyn, the Hagire series wraps your candle in visual fabric, creating an enchanting accent to your home. We fell in love the moment we encountered Yuka's ceramics... from the patterns to unique shapes, open edge, and wonderful texture.

    Available in 3 different patterns, each soy blend candle is 9 oz and burns 45 hours. No two are exactly the same. Click on the details tab above for more information.

    Select your favorite fragrance and let us know how strongly to scent your candle. Unscented also available. Click on the fragrances tab for descriptions.

    Sold individually. Each arrives beautifully gift boxed with a story card about the woman who made your candle. If purchasing as a gift, add your message above and we'll include it!

    To learn more about Yuka, click on the artist tab above.

    Designed for a lifetime of enjoyment. When your candle burns low, simply replace with a locally purchased votive or small pillar. Or clean and repurpose the vessel as beautiful home decor. Visit our Clean & Repurpose page for information and ideas.

     

  • Wax: soy blend candle with cotton wick, no dyes or enhancers

    Fragrance: essential oil based (click on fragrances tab above for full descriptions)

    Burn time: about 45 hours

    Vessel: porcelain, easily refilled or repurposed when candle is finished

    Dimensions: 3"W x 4"H

    Gift Box: sold individually, each arrives gift boxed with story card about the woman who made your candle

     

  • Yuka Uchida, Brooklyn NY

    Yuka Uchida is a Japanese designer who studied architectural design and worked as an interior designer. After going abroad to the United States, she studied fine arts including print making.

    Yuka became interested in ceramics because it enables her to mix her interests in craft and product design. Her style tends toward minimalist with simple colors. She focuses particularly on porcelain, taking advantage the rich white warmth that exudes from the material.

    "I deeply enjoy working with porcelain. I find it relaxing and refreshing. Porcelain is an organic material that has been used for jewelry since ancient times. When working with it, I want to put another life into this ordinary but beautiful material. With its natural texture and its flexibility, it allows me to focus on shape more than color. I want to bring beauty to the porcelain, and also a modern style to this ancient material.

    "Working with porcelain gives me the opportunity to create by my own vision which I am very happy to share through my work."

     

  • Chamomile & Sage - Deeply restful chamomile and fresh sage combine in this soothing herbal, creating an atmosphere of calm and well-being.

    Milk & Honey - A delightfully inviting blend of light cream with a touch of honey, filling your home with a gentle feeling of warmth and welcome.

    Lime & Basil - Zesty lime infused with fresh basil and aromatic white thyme for a refreshing twist on a classic citrus... our favorite citrus scent.

    Sandalwood & Oakmoss - The warmth of sandalwood blended with Baltic oakmoss, a touch of amber, and hint of patchouli give rise to our new favorite wood fragrance.

    Ocean Breeze - Clean and buoyant, our newest fresh scent carries a hint of ocean atop a joyful blend of water lilies and freesia for a truly uplifting experience.

    Floral & Musk - Perfectly balanced and wonderfully subtle, sparkling lemon is blended with hints of bergamot, citron, jasmine, cedarwood and neroli with a touch of musk.

    Orange Blossom - Fragrant orange blossoms mingle with water lily and iris flowers above a base note of vetiver to create this delightfully elegant floral.

    Silky White Amber - An alluring combination of citrus, florals and wood, this lovely fragrance combines nectarine with touches of lavender, orchid and patchouli atop notes of cedar and amber.

    Unscented - Completely fragrance-free. Perfect for centerpieces, dinner candles and those who prefer no scent.

    Don't see a past favorite? Send us an email!  We work with over 80 fragrances throughout the year, and nearly always have what you're looking for.

     

  • Handmade - All our candles are hand-poured by women artisans, most by women refugees creating new lives for themselves and their families in the United States. Many of our vessels are handcrafted by women artisans from around the world.

    Sustainable - Prosperity Candle is a certified B-Corp, recognized for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's 2015 Best for the World list.

    Fair Trade - We support ethically made goods, and believe every product represents the opportunity to help make the world a better place. We follow fair trade principles established by the World Fair Trade Federation.

    Designed for Good - Prosperity Candle is a social enterprise that prioritizes positive impact over all else, ensuring everything we do helps create opportunities for women to thrive. We believe that equal opportunity for women everywhere will help create a brighter future for all.



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