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Candle Parties: What Are They & Should I Go To One?

If you are one of many people out there paralyzed by the thought of searching for your forever candle, then maybe a candle party would be perfect for you!

What are Candle Parties?

Candle Parties can vary from a small gathering of close friends and family in an idyllic house, to a formal function among strangers: soon to be friends.

These social occasions are normally a way of introducing people to all scents and sizes of the candle kingdom.

You don’t have to be clueless about candles in order to go to one. Indeed if you’re checking out, you may be a flavoured flame fanatic! The good thing about Candle Parties, is that they can be enjoyed by all kinds of people; young, old and anything in between.

These gatherings are brilliant ways of sampling scents that may be suitable for you and your needs. It’s also a great way of getting advice from candle experts about maintenance and upkeep of candles.

Candle Parties are normally hosted by a representative of a candle company who receives discounted candles and sells them on. They normally have a wide selection of candles that ensures no one will leave the party empty-handed.


Where are candles parties?

Normally candles parties can be found in a distributor’s home. They tend to be intimate affairs, with lively music and refreshments. Depending on how formal the occasion, there is often many party games that can be enjoyed during the candle lit dinners.

Home candle parties are the most common occasions, but there can be also be virtual parties. This is where people can talk about their candle experiences online and process real time orders.

If you are looking to attend a candle party it is always worth asking small candle shops or even big retail candle stores when their next social gathering is in your local area.

If you are finding it difficult to find a flamed function in your area, why don't you host one yourself?


How to host your own Candle Party.

If you are looking for an excuse to host a social event, then a candle party may be perfect!

The first thing you will need to do is choose a candle company that offers beautiful products with the best commission for you. Then you will need to order a wide array of candles: different sizes and scents. This ensures that your guest have many different types to admire… and buy!

Before hosting your party, you will obviously need to invite guests to attend your party. You can then pick a date for you night of candle creativity to occur.

Displaying all of the candles in front of the guests will cause interest and also make for conversation.

Demonstrating the candles at the party is a perfect way to get your guest interacting with you and the others at the gathering. Demonstrating the candles is a brilliant way of showing what candles are best for different situations, including where they should go and what scent/product is best for each person.

It’s imperative that you keep your guests happy and entertained. One way you can do this is to have a variety of different foods and refreshments at hand. This will allow your guests to relax and also keep them busy when admiring your beautiful selection of scented candles.

Another way to keep your guests entertained is to play candle themed party games or competitions to ensure they are engaged with the gathering.

The games don’t have to be complicated. They can be as simple as ‘Guess the scent of the candle’. Games similar to this will ensure that the guests mingle and will also allow them to explore different candles.

Always have a few small gifts to present to the winners of each game. This will keep the party vibes going all evening!

Candle Parties are not only a good way of socialising with other people that share your love for candles, but it is also a way of exploring new products within the candling world.

Find one in your local area. Or if there is not one… Host your own!

For ideas on what candles to take along with you, check out our fantastic range of scented candles.

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