Southern Candle, Inc.
Hand-crafted in Wilkesboro, this company’s candles are made of a soy blend that is safe for the home, burns clean and supports local farmers. There are several styles and 60 IFRA-certified fragrances available. You can choose from floral, holiday, traditional, spa, fruit and clean-air scented candles and breakaway melts (flameless wax used on warmers to scent a room). Most of their 8-ounce jar candles are $7.95 each; 12-ounce jar candles are $13.95; and breakway melts are $3.95. Owners and Blue Ridge EMC members Jesse and Becky Garmon also offer different programs, including wholesale pricing for larger customers, fundraising programs, private labeling for weddings, corporate gifts and contract pouring for unique occasions. Purchase the candles in the Garmons’ retail store in Wilkesboro or online.