These scent-sational candles add a touch of style and keep your home lit all year long.
Every SugaMama knows that candles are a great way to add style and fragrance to your most sacred space. From crisp breezes to sultry spices there’s literally a candle for any vibe you want to create and are a simple way to give your home the little something that its missing. But with all the different candle brands and scents out there to choose from, it’s easy for anyone to get confused and overwhelmed. Lucky for you we know exactly what you need! From inviting in good vibes to reminding you of the boss babe that you are, we’ve rounded up the only candle brands your home will ever need, period. And the best part, they’re all Black-owned. So not only does your space get a scent-filled upgrade, but your support of these small businesses will help your community shine, and there’s nothing more lit than that.
Scent & Fire
For Monisha Edwards, Founder and Creator of Scent & Fire Candle Co, candles are about more than aesthetics. Struggles with depression and anxiety led her to seek out ways to create calming environments that made her self-care and mental health a priority. Before she knew it she had created an all-natural candle brand using organic ingredients for clean and smoke-free burning. Bring Scent & Fire’s good vibes into your own home with a Good JuJu candle that boasts luxurious blends of white sage, rosemary, and chamomile. Trust us, it’s a vibe.
Spreading love the Brooklyn way is more than a pop culture motto for LIT Brooklyn Founder Denequa Williams Clarke. Her brand’s bohemian vibe has garnered it a cult following with candles selling out in minutes every time they’re restocked. Real candle lovers won’t be able to resist filling their home with the fresh scents of LIT Brooklyn’s Joy, Home and Muse candles.
228 Grant Street
If you thought women were the only ones who loved (or made) candles, think again. Founded by Virginia native Kendal Brown, 228 Grant Street candles are perfect for the man that appreciates being wrapped in some smell good, and is looking for a smooth ambiance in his home. If you’re looking to set the mood, don’t pass up the chance to buy one of 228 Grant Street’s Meyer Lemon and Lavender candles. The sweet aroma helps you unwind and sets the perfect mood for a quiet, romantic evening at home.
Posh Candle Co.
Looking for a candle that reminds who you are on those days when life gets a little rough? Posh Candle Co. owner Tay Watts has got you covered. Her candles are meant to inspire women to be their authentic selves by using catchy phrases and statements that encourage a positive mindset, promote self-love and spark laughter. From the sparkling and fruity scent of Boss Lady to the sensual sandalwood fragrance of Bad and Bougie, there’s a candle for everyone. You won’t be disappointed!
Have you ever dreamt of walking into your home and being immediately enveloped in the most divine floral scent? If you have, then a candle from Vela Bougie is exactly what you need in your life. Created by Sharla Brown Vela Bougie candles not only wrap you in floral love, but the crisp, clean design fits in perfectly with any home décor and adds radiance to everything from intimate dinner tables to rose petal filled bubble baths. Be sure to fill your online shopping cart with the addictive A Bouquet a Day fragrance, you won’t regret it.