Galentine's Day Inspiration

Galentine's Day Decoration Inspiration

Galentine's Day. A holiday created by Leslie Knope, a character from the quirky, yet lovable show, Parks and Recreation. It's a holiday that has been eagerly adopted by mothers and daughters of any age, and girlfriends and gal pals from all walks of life.

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4 Easy Ways to Decorate for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is the one American holiday when family and friends purposely gather together around a turkey filled table and share what they are thankful for. It's such an important holiday for thankfulness and reflection, and it's too often overlooked.

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DIY Halloween Decor Ideas

Crafty Halloween Decorations

For a child, there is nothing worse than trick-or-treating at a house without Halloween decorations. Even a few fake cobwebs draped across the bushes in the front yard or a couple of carved pumpkins lining the steps to the front door is better than nothing. With the pending onslaught of costume-clad children this Halloween, it's time to allow your inner craftiness run free and your creativity come to life. 
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How To Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

Fragrance lovers, rejoice: candle season is finally here! While filling every room in the house with scented candles is our favorite way to celebrate autumn, we've come up with 5 different ways to make your home smell like fall.  
DIY organizational tips for Back to School

5 Tips That Make Back to School (Much) Easier

Despite the excitement for the first day of school, a feeling of anxiety is slowly building in the air. Summer is the time for vacation and relaxation, but the start of the school year is not. It means scrambling to get out the door on time and throwing together a poster board project at the last minute. 

3 Steps to the Perfect Patriotic Picnic - Colonial Candle

3 Steps to the Perfect Patriotic Picnic

July is here and with the start of the year's hottest month, the bold colors of red, white and blue are popping up all over the place. Take a stroll down any neighborhood in the USA, porches, cars and even dogs are emblazened with Old Glory. What are your plans for the 4th of July? Are you throwing a patriotic picnic or a backyard barbecue? 
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Mother's Day Gift Ideas: How to Pamper Mom | Colonial Candle

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: How to Pamper Mom

Mother's Day is fast approaching and, along with it, the yearly panic of trying to find a present for mom's special day. So, we've rounded up some great gift ideas for every type of mama.  
Earth Day: DIY Recycle and Reuse Jars | Colonial Candle

Earth Day: DIY Recycle and Reuse Jars

Earth Day is just around the corner and Colonial Candle is trying to show some appreciation towards the lovely planet we call home. That's why this Earth Week we've decided to go the extra mile to help protect the environment. 
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Home Decor Trend: Embracing Copper Metallics

This trend has taken the world by storm and we've responded with the Copper Collection. We're not trying to toot our own horn here, but these scented candles are pretty cute. We've introduced five new fragrances and four new vessels, including reed diffusers. With the popular industrial chic craze, these copper accessories are right on point.
DIY: How to Fight Against Stress

Zen: How to Rest and De-stress

Spring may be here, but that doesn't mean we're not stressed to the max. Whether it's from the looming threat of another winter storm or a deadline at work, stress is huge part of everyday life.

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Tablescape Inspiration: Greenery Overload for St. Patty's Day

If there's ever a time to go all out with greenery table decor it's definitely for St. Patrick's Day. In honor of this *lucky* holiday, we've put together a little showcase of our favorite St. Patty's inspired table decorations.
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The Three D's of Spring Cleaning - Colonial Candle

The Three D's of Spring Cleaning

It's still February and there's already pollen on the ground here in Charleston. As the pollen and dust continue to accumulate on our porches and mantles, spring cleaning keeps creeping further up on everyone's to-do list.