We all want a little compassion, gratitude and kindness in our lives. A great gift to remind us all of the important qualities in life. These candles are inspired by the Burmese women here in our studio. Gift set includes a wick trimmer and a matchbox with a quote from Audrey Hepburn with her words, " The best thing in life is to hold on to each other." Also includes story cards about the women who poured the candles.
Easy Gifting! Add a message at checkout and we'll include it on a card. Also perfect for clients, employees and donors. Contact us for drop-ship options.
We've paired rich fragrances with the incredible qualities our candle makers brought with them as refugees seeking to create a brighter future for their families here in the U.S.
The symbol on each label is the candle's name handwritten in Burmese, the official language spoken in Burma (Myanmar). The wood wick creates a beautiful, gentle light with a soft crackling sound.
Sandalwood blended with amber and cool moss, evoking feelings of compassion
Orange blossom mingled with water lily and iris, a gentle scent engendering kindness
Lemon infused with jasmine, cedar and a hint of musk, inspiring a sense of gratitude
Believe it or not, a wick trimmer makes a BIG difference in your candle enjoyment. A quick, easy snip is all it takes! Remember to trim all candles after each use for the cleanest, most consistent burn
Wax: soy blend candle with cotton wick, no dyes or enhancers
Fragrance: essential oil based, click on Fragrance Guide (above, right) for scent descriptions
Burn time: about 40 hours
Vessel: recylable glass, easily refilled with any votive candle
Dimensions: 3"W x 3"H
Gift Box: arrives nicely packaged with story card about the woman who made the candle
Handmade - Each candle is individually poured-to-order in our Easthampton, MA studio by women artisans who are former refugees building a brighter future for themselves and their families in the U.S.
Sustainable - We are always thinking about how our designs can be reused and repurposed. Prosperity Candle has been recognized 2 years in a row for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's Best for the World list.
Fair Trade - We are an associate member of the World Fair Trade Organization and advocate for ethically made goods. What if every product you purchase not only makes you happy, but also helps make the world a better place?
Designed for Good - As a social enterprise prioritizing positive impact over all else, our candles help create opportunities for women refugees and artisans. We believe that equal opportunity for women and girls everywhere means a brighter future for all.