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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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Banter & Bliss Candle Co. x Maker's Mark Makers Wanted at LA Times' Taste of Costa Mesa

Did you know that Banter & Bliss Candle Company is the premiere provider of mobile and on location candlemaking events? Whether it be a mobile candlemaking bar for a birthday party or wedding or an on location candlemaking event for a large brand activation or corporate event, we’re the chandlers for the job! I guess you could say it’s our bread and butter. Or, even better, our wicks and wax!We recently had the opportunity to be the featured artisan in the Maker’s Mark Makers Wanted booth at LA Times’ The Taste Costa Mesa event at The MET for 3 days of amazing food, wine, spirits and chef experiences, plus unique culinary pop-ups and collaborations. The Maker’s Mark Makers Wanted booth...

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Five Ways to Incorporate Fragrance into your Wedding

It’s no surprise that scent brings back memories. A whiff of apple pie might evoke memories of holiday visits to grandma’s house or the smell of cotton candy and kettle corn might remind you of visits to the State Fair. So, it only makes scents (pun intended!) that you’d want to incorporate fragrance into your wedding. Here are five ways to incorporate scent into your wedding that will ensure that the memories of your perfect day last a lifetime! Signature Scent Wedding Favors - Choose a signature wedding scent that reflects your personality and the vibe you want for your special day and integrate it throughout your entire reception. For example, if you’re getting married at the beach you might...

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Step Aside Paint Night, Candlemaking Parties are Here!

We can't help ourselves, we just love making candles and having parties. So, it was only fitting that we combined our two favorite things in the world into one epic experience! We've been doing candlemaking parties at our studio at CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro for some time but we'd like to formally introduce you the next best thing in partying...period.  

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