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Do I Need to Trim My Wick?

Do I Need to Trim My Wick? If you're asking, "Do I need to trim my wick?," the answer is yes. At 1502 Candle Co., we can admittedly get a little intense about candle care. But it still surprises us how many of our customers don’t know that you should trim your wicks. This simple habit can extend the life of your candle and more. Read on for the why and how behind wick trimming… via GIPHY Why Should I Trim My Wick? There are a handful of reasons why this is a good idea: Minimize Soot Have you ever noticed dark, sooty streaks creeping up the side of your glass apothecary jars and other containers? This is the most...

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Lighting Candles and 9 More Relaxing Ways to Transform Your Space

Lighting Candles and 9 More Relaxing Ways to Transform Your Space At 1502 Candle Co., we love connecting with like-minded fragrance lovers. Recently, we heard from Alison Bentley at Redfin, a writer who posts on ways to transform your space. Since we're all continuing to hunker down and spend more time at home than ever before, why not make it as enticing and enjoyable as possible? Read on for her tips. Spoiler alert: we're big fans of #6... Much of our time these days is spent at home. Whether you’re still working from a home office, meal-prepping in your kitchen on weekends, or spending most of your leisure time looking at other homes for sale on your favorite real estate...

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‘Tis the Season for Our Favorite Cozy Fragrances

This year has been tumultuous, to say the least. And even though this holiday season might look a little different (more online shopping, more Zoom calls with family), it still brings that familiar sense of comfort and cheer. So check out 1502 Candle Co.’s seasonal fragrances to banish any Grinchy thoughts and channel your inner elf...

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Need Another Reason to Vote? How about the Environment?

Need Another Reason to Vote? How about the Environment? Election Day is fast approaching. If you’re reading this, we sincerely hope you have already cast your ballot through mail-in or early voting. And there’s a good chance you have–a staggering number of Americans are turning out for the historic event. The stakes have never been higher, so 1502 Candle Co. encourages you to cast your vote ASAP if you haven’t already.  Enjoying our public spaces, especially California’s stunning national forests and parks, is something that many of our customers take for granted. But now, more than ever, the health of these places is under attack. Just How Serious Is the Problem? Winona LaDuke said "I would like to see as many people...

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