About Our Candles

 Natural wooden bowl containing botanical Wax chips in a close up image against an taupe and white background.

Each of our candles is made by hand using our private botanical wax blend and in-house curated scents, is aged to perfection then carefully packaged in sustainable, renewable, and recyclable materials.
And they smell good.
Our botanical wax blend is:
  • A non-toxic blend of several types of plant-based waxes.
  • Sourced only from sustainable crops.
  • Clean burning and biodegradable. 
  • Completely free of animal derived substances.
  • Not tested on animals. 
  • Best stored and used at room temperatures between 72°F-80°F/22°C-26°C.
Our glass candle containers are:
  • Made in facilities that use natural gas and solar powered energy.
  • 100% soda-lime glass with at least 50% recycled content.
  • ASTM F-2179 compliant for use as a candle container.
  • Hand-made with mechanical assistance.
  • Colored using lead free paints.
  • Reusable and recyclable.
  • Easy to hand-wash in warm soapy water. 
Our fragrances are:
  • Our unique formulations of candle-safe natural essential oil infusions.
  • Carefully curated to provide a memorable fragrance experience.
  • Phthalate-Free.
  • Exceptional and should be enjoyed frequently.


We are able to craft co-branded exclusives, private label, event, wedding table, or wholesale candles for you or your business.

Please send inquiries to orders@begoniaandbench.com


Our candles are produced by hand in our workshop, one at a time, under the watchful eye of our cat.  If you have an animal sensitivity or allergy, please let us know.  We would be our pleasure to work with you to produce a candle that meets your needs.

 As with any handcrafted item, minor product imperfections and variances are considered typical and desired as an expression of it's authenticity.



We are carbon-neutral.    We are low-waste.     We give back.