A Guide For The Perfect Holiday Home Décor - Colonial Candle

A Guide For The Perfect Holiday Home Décor

Accentuating your home décor with candles is a style practiced for centuries, not just for lighting up any space but also for utilizing many inventive décor ideas. From tablescapes to hearth accents to holiday décor, there are countless ways to create a warm ambiance in your home with magical candles. 
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Colors for Fall

So, whether you take your cues for hues from mother nature or pick your colors from the catwalk, we’re bringing the colors indoors with our Fall Scent line.

We offer a hearty selection of color - Merlot, Cinnamon, Cranberry Spice, Cranberry Cosmo, Apple Orchard, Cinnamon Chai, Cinnamon Bark, and Cranberry Chutney.

Celebrate Summer on Labor Day - Colonial Candle

Celebrate Summer on Labor Day

In addition to celebrating American workers, Labor Day is also the unofficial mark of the end of summer. And of course, Labor Day is known to many people as a time to shop. 

Colonial Candle will be celebrating Labor Day all weekend long. 50% off everything from August 28th to September 2nd. 

As you usher in Autumn, take a little bit of summer with you. Enjoy the warm summer fragrances of fresh Blackberry Briar and crisp Citron Honey, which are part of our summer scent sale. 

If you want to take the summer garden aroma with you all the way until the first snow, check out our Rosehips and Hydrangea candle. And nothing reminds you of summer on the Cape, like Driftwood and Sage

Enjoy our 50% off sale, and happy Labor Day America!

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The Founder of Colonial Candle - Women's History Month - Colonial Candle

The Founder of Colonial Candle - Women's History Month

Every year since 1987, the month of March has been designated to honor women and their various contributions around the world. Women's History Month is a full month to recognize and celebrate women of the past, present and future. In the spirit of this solidarity, we would like to honor the founder of Colonial Candle, Mabel Baker, the first woman to start a candle company.
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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.

In honor of this celebration of girl power, we've put together a little showcase of our favorite Galentine inspired table decorations.

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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.

One of the easiest and most noticeable ways to bring importance to the Thanksgiving holiday and to achieve a sense of togetherness is with thoughtful decorative pieces. Here are a few decorating tips to have your home Thanksgiving ready in no time. 

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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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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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Decor Trend Alert: Minimalism | Taper Candlesticks | Colonial Candle

Decor Trend Alert: Minimalism

If there is a trend that's been taking over home decor websites and lifestyle blogs lately, it's minimalism. You can find it's influences in sub-trends like mid-century modern and hygge. Minimalism is plastered across Pinterest boards, scattered all over Houzz - and we can't get enough! With its simple patterns, clean shapes, and select color palette, it's super chic yet minimal.
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Gather Around the Table - Thanksgiving Traditions - Colonial Candle

Thanksgiving Traditions: Gathering Around the Table

Thanksgiving is almost upon us and for many of you it means traditions like heading out at midnight to score Black Friday deals, going to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, or watching football non-stop. No matter what your tradition is, the pinnacle of the day centers around the kitchen table. 
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Fall Decor Trend Alert: For the Love of Rustic! - Colonial Candle

Fall Decor Trend Alert: For the Love of Rustic!

Fall is the most popular times of the year to get hitched - and with good reason. Unlike the traditional May wedding, you don’t have to worry about the blazing heat or yellow pollen covering every inch of your outdoor setup. Instead, you get the picturesque background of multicolored trees and slightly crisp temperatures.

With nature’s foliage as part of your décor, there is one specific trend that comes to mind. The everlasting rustic trend is the perfect complement to the autumn season. Whether you’re swapping rings in the country or having a casual reception in the city, rustic is hands down the way to go.

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The Best Taper Candles for Every Occasion - Colonial Candle

The Best Taper Candles for Every Occasion

Picture this: you’re at a birthday dinner and out comes the cake. While everyone else is singing a slightly off-key version of “Happy Birthday”, you’re watching the candle wax melt onto the icing. We all know that everyone has watched as the wax begins to slowly drip down the side of a candle. I’d even bet that some of you have refused a slice of cake because of the wax. The fact of the matter is that no one likes candle wax where it doesn’t belong, i.e. anywhere other than the candle itself.
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