Candles


The Yankee Candle Story

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The Yankee Candle Story In 1969 Michael Kittredge, a 16-year-old high school boy from South Hadley, Massachusetts, handcrafted his first candle as a Christmas gift to his mother using household wax, a crayon, string and a milk carton.  Before he could give the gift to his mother, a neighbor caught a glimpse and insisted that […]


Basic Candle Care, Tips, and Storage

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We are here to offer you advice from the experts on basic candle care and storage. Candles should be stored in a cool, dark and dry place while not in use.  Lay tapers flat while in storage to prevent warping.  Dust or fingerprints can be easily removed by gently rubbing the surface with a soft cloth […]


Yankee Candle Burn Times

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Yankee Candle Burn Times This comprehensive chart of Yankee Candle burn times to help you approximate how long your fragrance candle, car jar, or other accessories will last! Click here to find out how to best care for your Yankee Candle to prolong the life and enjoy the scent and beauty. With some candles lasting […]