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Free Candle Giveaway Winner – March 7

Free Candle Giveaway Winner from March 7, 2014 Another successful free candle giveaway! These weekly contests are as much fun for us as they seem to be for our entrants. The winner of a free 12-ounce buttered rum-scented candle: Diane S., a Facebook fan of our page! Congratulations, Diane! There’s another contest in the works, […]

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1-Ounce Soy Wax Melts - Essential Oils and Natural Fragrances

Johnston Candles’ New 1-Ounce Soy Wax Melts

NEW! 1-Ounce Soy Wax Melts We are so excited to launch our new line of 1-ounce soy wax melts! They look really cool — they’re dome-shaped with a wide base so that when they melt, you get maximum fragrance and it holds strong until all of the wax has dissipated. They’re compatible with all of […]

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What Are Wicks Made Of?

Everybody enjoys a good candle now and again, but it’s a smart idea to know what you’re burning in your home. Candles are made from wax (ours are all sustainable, responsibly sourced soy wax)… so what are wicks made of? What Are Wicks Made Of? Candle wicks are made from a variety of materials, and […]

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Free Candle Giveaway – March 7, 2014

This week’s free candle giveaway contest is going to be a little different. We’re going to give you tons of ways to win, and you can enter every day if you’re a Twitter user. Win a Free 12-Ounce Soy Candle with a Hemp Wick! a Rafflecopter giveaway Ready to enter our free candle giveaway? Go […]

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Free Candle Giveaway Winner, February 28, 2014

Free Candle Giveaway Winner for February 28, 2014 Our last free candle giveaway contest was a huge success, with this beautiful candle getting a new name — Tranquil Spirit — and it was named by Laura Petersen of the Tranquil Spirit Wellness Center. Awesome job, Laura! We had a great turnout on the Johnston Candles […]

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Free Candle Giveaway!

Right now, we’re just itching to give away another free candle. Want to win it? I want a free candle! All you have to do is head over to the Johnston Candles Facebook page and try to name the candle pictured here. Know Before You Name: ◊ White pear and peony fragrance ◊ Reclaimed glass ◊ […]

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Candle Fumes: Toxic or Not?

Lots of people ask us whether or not candle fumes are toxic. Naturally, we let them know that ours are not… but unfortunately, some are. Candle Fumes The fragrances and smoke that are just part of candle-burning all combine into what most people think of as candle fumes. When it comes to natural, vegetable-based candles, […]

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