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Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice: It’s Seasonal Fragrance Time!

Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice: It’s Time to get Cozy! I know so many of us feel like it’s been the longest, quickest year. Whether we like it or not, the holidays are right around the corner again.  At 1502 Candle Co., autumn and winter are our favorite time of year. The shorter days and cooler nights are perfect candle-burning weather. Toasted Cardamom & Pumpkin Obviously, we have to kick off the release of our seasonal fragrances by talking about pumpkins. As ocean levels rise, political divides deepen, and the world as we know it continues to get weirder every day (just us?), pumpkins and everything they represent remain a comforting fixed point in a changing universe. Toasted Cardamom &...

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19 Unexpected Things You Use Every Day That Contain Plastic

You’ve switched to reusable bags and always bring your own water bottle, but it’s very possible that plastic is sneaking into your daily routine.  The first plastic, a synthetic polymer, was invented way back in 1869. And since then, plastics have become more and more popular. Now, the growing problem of plastic pollution is a worry for people around the world. 

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Beat the Heat with Flameless Fragrances

Even though fall officially starts in less than a month, too many places in the country are continuing to see record-breaking temperatures. In Southern California, where 1502 Candle Co. is headquartered, the heat has been coupled with humidity–something we rarely have to contend with.

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Get Inspired with Plastic Free July

Get Inspired with Plastic Free July Somehow, July is almost drawing to a close. But that doesn’t mean it’s too late to join 1502 Candle Co. in committing to a Plastic Free July®! And the beauty of this initiative is that it’s timeless. We hope that by sharing some tips and motivation this month, more people will cut single-use plastics on a regular, ongoing basis.  What Is the Plastic Free July® Movement? A key initiative of the Plastic Free Foundation, Plastic Free July® is in its 11th year. Today, the movement is recognized in 177 countries by as many as 326 million people. According to the foundation’s 2020 Impact Report, participants reduced their plastic waste and recycling by nearly 50...

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Check Out Our Moisturizing, Lightly Fragranced Hand Sanitizers

Check Out Our Moisturizing, Lightly Fragranced Hand Mist As more Covid vaccines make their way into more arms, we’re all dreaming of a (not too far off?) future where masks and manic sanitizing are a thing of the past. But at 1502 Candle Co., we also know that the pandemic has taught us all to be a little more mindful about germs and that’s never a bad thing...  Evolving to Meet Consumer Demand In our own search for the coveted product that was flying off the shelves last spring, we ended up purchasing hand sanitizer in the only size we could find–gallons. This allowed us, in turn, to fulfill a need for our consumers. 1502 pivoted to add a totally new...

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