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New Collection! Banter & Bliss x Sketchy Notions

Banter & Bliss x Sketchy Notions candles are here! Made with a luxurious coconut wax blend and scented with fragrance oil & essential oils. Phthalate-free, paraben-free, and sulfate-free. Lead-free 100% cotton wick; hand-poured in the USA. Burn time 100+ hours. 10 scents and designs available.All of the candles in our Sketchy Notions® Collection feature an original design by Chelsea Ward, a Southern California native and travel addict. Sketchy Notions® was established in 2011 and started out as a tiny blog. After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a BFA in Studio Art, Chelsea and Sketchy flew off to Italy for 2 years to fill sketchbooks and create while abroad. In 2012, she returned to California and started...

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Orange County Grand Opening at Open Market OC October 5th & 6th

We're hard at work preparing to open our second location at Open Market OC in Laguna Hills, CA. To celebrate our new studio store, we're offering buy one workshop, get one free for the whole month of October using promo code OPENMARKETOC.Choose from and blend multiple fragrances to create your own custom scented 9 oz. coconut wax blend candle (55-60 hours burn time) plus custom label your candle using one of our various label templates!Workshop takes place at our studio located at Open Market OC in Laguna Hills. Candlemaking typically lasts 1 hour and the candle will take an additional 1 hour to solidify. There is plenty to do around Open Market OC during this time, including shopping with and...

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Special Offer: Celebrate the Holidays with a Candlemaking Party!

The holidays are fast approaching which means that candle season is almost here! If you're looking for a unique holiday party idea, look no further. Banter & Bliss Candle Co. offers both in-studio and mobile candle making events for groups of all sizes. Choose from and blend multiple fragrances to create your own custom scented 7 oz. coconut wax blend candle plus custom label your candle using one of our various label templates! Choose from a variety of scents, including fall and holiday scents. Private parties at our studio start at $300 for 10 participants at either our Los Angeles or Orange County locations. Additional participants above ten (10) can be added and will be billed at the same rate...

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Banter & Bliss is Coming to Orange County Mid-September 2019!

We're thrilled to announce that Banter & Bliss will be opening a second location at Open Market OC (formerly Macy's) in Laguna Hills in mid-September 2019. Open Market OC is a unique marketplace in Laguna Hills featuring hundreds of vendors, classrooms, workshops, and a full coffee lounge serving free coffee daily. Open Market OC is open Monday-Friday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will be offering our retail products for sale at this location in addition to our candlemaking private parties and group workshops! Custom order and mobile event clients may come to our Orange County location for scent selection. Address: 24100 Laguna Hills Mall, Laguna...

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Glamour & Grace Blog: Whimsical Celestial Wedding Ideas

Head over to Glamour and Grace Weddings for Whimsical Celestial Wedding Ideas including our out of this world mobile candlemaking cart! Loved working with all these super talented wedding vendors on this fun and fabulous shoot at The Women's Club of Hollywood! Photography | Peterson Design & Photography | Venue | Woman’s Club of Hollywood | Planning | Flower and Sugar Events | Florals | Flower and Sugar Events | Stationery | Gilded Swan Paperie | Cake | Belladonna Sweets | Rentals | LA Party Rents | Hair & Makeup | ELM Makeup and Hair | Backdrops | Paper Moon Shoppe Co | DJ | Dart Collective | Macarons | Bijoux Macarons | Catering | Papas in the Kitchen | Photo Booth | The Photo Bug Company | Cookies | Salt + Flour | Drinks...

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