Riverstone Tealight

Fragrance Guide
  • Shaped first by nature, these hand-carved and polished tealight holders are made from the riverstone of Leogane, Haiti, and support Haitian artisans. Place the riverstone tealight on the mantle, at the center of your table, or bath side to create a wonderfully peaceful ambiance...from 100% Haitian beeswax. A beautiful and meaningful gift for someone special - including yourself. 

    Each Riverstone Tealight creates opportunity for Haitian women to thrive and arrives with 4 unscented beeswax tealights handpoured by the women of Fanm Limye, the candle enterprise supported by our sister nonprofit, Prosperity Catalyst. To send as a gift, simply add your message in the cart and we'll include a card. 

  • Vessel:  riverstone from Leogane , just west of Haiti's capital and the epicenter of the 2010 earthquake.  Leogane has a rich and artistic culture dating back centuries. Each riverstone ranges from 2" W x 1" H to over 3" W x 2" H.   We've done our best to divide them into light and dark colors, but nature is delightfully varied!

    Burn time:  each of the 4 tealights burns up to 3 hours

    Fragrance:  none added (only the mild scent of natural beeswax)

    Wax & Wick:  100% pure Haitian beeswax with cotton wick (never any dyes or enhancers)

    Gift Box:  arrives in a cotton drawstring bag with a story card

    Designed to accommodate any tealight. When the included candles burn down, simply replace them with any tealight purchased in your local stores. 

  • Haiti- Since 2012, our sister nonprofit Prosperity Catalyst has been supporting women artisans in Haiti. Together we have traveled all over the country to work with beekeepers, bottle recyclers, metal and stone artisans, and entrepreneurial women to create unique handmade candles. But our love of Haitian people began a decade earlier during trips to support artisans working in every medium, from papier-mâché in Jacmel to jewelry in Cité Soleil. Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti harder than anywhere else, including Petit-Goâve where many of our beekeepers live. Every purchase from the Haiti Collection helps families in Petit-Goâve and around Port-au-Prince rebuild, and creates opportunities for Haitian women to thrive. For more information, visit Prosperity Catalyst in Haiti.

    Handmade - Each candle is individually poured by the women of Fanm Limye, the candle enterprise supported by our sister nonprofit, Prosperity Catalyst. Artisans collect the multi-colored stones from Leogane, Haiti, and carefully carve a space for a tealight holder, as well as a small heart on the bottom indicating their love for Haiti.

    Sustainable - Prosperity Candle is a certified B-Corp, recognized 2 years in a row for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's Best for the World.

    Fair Trade - We are passionate advocates for ethically made goods and a member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).

    Designed for Good - As a social enterprise that prioritizes positive impact over all else, everything we do helps create opportunities for women artisans to thrive. We believe that equal opportunity for women and girls everywhere creates a brighter future for all.



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Fragrance Guide

Unique soy blend fair trade candles handcrafted by women artisans candles at Prosperity Candle

Amber & Bergamot

Warm and inviting, amber and bergamot combined with subtle notes of geranium, black cardamom, sandalwood and eucalyptus.

Blue Fir & Spice 

Wonderfully fragrant blue fir pine needles combined with cedarwood, bright citrus and a touch of spice evoke the spirit of the holidays.

Chai Tea

Green tea mixed with a cozy blend of cinnamon, clove, cardamom and peppermint reminds you of your favorite tea spot.

Chamomile & Sage

Deeply restful chamomile and fresh sage combine in this soothing herbal, creating an atmosphere of calm and well-being that everyone loves.

Clementine & Lavender

A bright, fresh citrus scent of clementine, tangerine, bergamot and lemon… nicely balanced with French lavender. If you love citrus with a subtle twist, this is for you.

Fig & Citrus

Clean and slightly sweet, fresh figs infused with grapefruit, a hint of orange, and lemon zest atop an earthy base of cedar and oakmoss. Wonderfully nuanced, it’s our favorite fig scent.

French Vanilla & Oak

Sweet, familiar and deeply comforting, French vanilla combined with oak, sandalwood, grapefruit and sea salt with a hint of clove. A unique take on a classic.

Ocean Breeze

There is nothing like a fresh ocean breeze… clean and buoyant ocean air with a joyful blend of freesia, water lilies, lotus and tuberose offers a truly uplifting ambiance.

Orange Blossom & Waterlily

Fragrant orange blossoms mingle with water lily, iris and clementine leaves above a base note of vetiver. This is a delightfully elegant, soft floral.

Peppermint Drop

Just slightly sweet, this blend of crisp peppermint leaves followed by notes of fresh mint leaves will radiate the season’s joy.

Sandalwood & Oakmoss

The warmth of sandalwood blended with Baltic oakmoss, a touch of amber, and hint of patchouli give rise to this gentle wood scent – a perennial favorite.

Unscented

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

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