COVID-19 Procedures

COVID-19 Procedures

We're excited to be re-opening up candlemaking workshops! Workshops will be capped at a reduced capacity of 10 participants to ensure social distancing measures. If you have an upcoming reservation, please be sure to read our new COVID-19 procedures regarding candlemaking workshops and shopping in our store. Our COVID-19 procedures have been put in place to protect our employees, fellow vendors in our marketplace, and all the candle lovers in our workshops. All procedures will be fully enforced, no exceptions.

Orange County location is permanently closed as of June 30.

Open Locations:
Banter & Bliss Candle Co. @ CRAFTED at the Port of LA
112 E 22nd Street, Warehouse #10
San Pedro, CA 90731

Candlemaking workshop hours:
By reservation only. To book a workshop, check out our workshop calendar.


Retail shop hours:
M- Closed
Tu-Fri By Appointment Only
Saturday 12PM-6PM
Sunday 12PM-6PM

COVID-19 Procedures

We will be implementing clear, stringent measures to ensure safety and peace of mind for our customers and instructors. These measures include, but are not limited to, smaller class sizes, reorganizing our classroom space to maintain safe social distancing, cleaning every surface and object accurately and regularly with disinfectant, and wearing personal protective equipment such as gloves and masks. Our COVID-19 retail measures will comply with state and county requirements and will draw on the official guidelines and advice set by the World Health Organization (WHO). Groups will also have the option to make their workshop a private workshop for a nominal fee. We will continue to monitor the situation and take actions necessary to keep everyone safe.

What you can expect from us:

  • Our staff is participating in daily health screenings. If our employees feel ill or have been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, they are not permitted to come to work. 
  • We are sanitizing all high-traffic surfaces every hour. This includes workshop and retail areas, fragrance bottles, workshop supplies, scales, etc. 
  • Employees are required to wear gloves and masks .
  • Where applicable, workshop supplies have been replaced with single-use products.
  • We have eliminated the use of aprons during workshops.

What we expect from you:

  • If you feel ill or have been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, reschedule your workshop for a later date.
  • Please bring your own mask. Only those wearing nose/mouth coverings will be allowed into our shop.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your workshop start time and wait for an instructor to show you to your assigned seat.
  • Maintain a safe social distance between our team members and other workshop attendees.
  • We will provide all workshop participants with a pair of gloves to wear throughout the duration of their workshop.
  • We have touchless sanitizer dispensers as you enter our shop, please sanitize your hands upon entry and exit.
  • We reserve the right to ask anyone not following our safety measures to leave our shop.

If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact us at hello@banterandbliss.com or by phone at (202) 340-5536.

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