What can be better than Peace and Joy? These candles are inspired by the Burmese women here in our studio and make a wonderful gift for the holidays. Beautifully gift boxed in their own black cylinder boxes, these candles are then placed side by side within a larger gift box for a stunning presentation.
Includes story cards about the women who poured the candles as well as a matchbox with a quote from Audrey Hepburn with her words, " The best thing in life is to hold on to each other."
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.
Peace - Tobacco leaf blended with bergamot and notes of cinnamon, clove and amber, creating feelings of peace
Joy - Lime Blossom infused with bergamot and tarragon, a floral scent eliciting a sense of joy.
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.