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11 Vegan Candle Brands That Are Better Than Bath & Body Works

Create the mood you’re looking for with these vegan candles. 


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Create the mood you’re looking for with these vegan candles. 

Whether you’ve planned a romantic dinner for two or a solo, self-care night in, you’re going to want candles to set the mood. From Butterfly Kisses and Biscotti to Lavender Moonbath and Myrtle Mint, these brands have the fragrances you need. So grab that cozy throw and cue up your latest Netflix show, or run the bath and lay out your plushest towels. Here are 11 vegan candle brands that are better than Bath & Body Works.

Brooklyn Candle Studio

What do soy wax, a clean burn, and lead-free cotton wicks have in common? They are all benefits of Brooklyn Candle Studio candle scents. Choose from Cardamom, Toasted Pumpkin, Apple Cider, and more. Set the mood right with this vegan candle brand’s Maximalist three-wick fragrances. You know we love it!

Brooklyn Candle Studio candles

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NoHo Candle Co.

NoHo Candle Co. boasts sustainably sourced ingredients and small-batch quality. Whether you’re looking for intention candles, travel tins, or wooden wick florals, they have those and more. While you’re there, be sure to check out Pumpkin Patch, Sandalwood Plum, Clementine Orange, and Pan Dulce.

NoHo Candle Co. vegan candles

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We like Sanari for their clean burning, sustainably produced, essential oil fragrances. The eco-conscious candle company boasts tree-free packaging, soy ink, and reusable containers. Enjoy Biscotti (vanilla bean, nutmeg, cinnamon), Fresco (Persian lime, sweet basil, dry sage), Aria (sweet tangerine, ylang ylang, lavender), and beyond.

Sanari vegan candle

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Amora Design

If you like crystal intention candles, then head to Amora Design. Incorporating aromatherapy, fruity fragrances, and floral designs, these are sure to help you raise your vibration. Just light the candle, set your intention, and then remove the crystal when the wax is gone. These come available in Peach Paradigm, Lavender Moonbath, Namaste, and more.

Amora Design candles

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Keystone Inspired Co.

Whether you tuck a 4-oz travel tin into your luggage or sit the 11.5-oz jar on the coffee table, a Keystone candle sets the mood right. Go with Dockside, Cozy Cabin, Sunrise, Orange Grove, and more. Can’t decide? Check out their Candle Flights, packed with 2-oz tins in a selection of scents.

Keystone Inspired Co. vegan candles

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The Burlap Bag

Want to fill your home with the scent of Warm Cookies or a Pumpkin Party? Head to The Burlap Bag. You’ll also find Hippie Scent, Butterfly Kisses, and Cozy Flannel. These hand-poured soy candles have a burn time of 50+ and 60+ hours. They pair perfectly with a glass of dairy-free milk and a big plate of vegan cookies.

The Burlap Bag vegan candles

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P.F. Candle Co.

Looking for a sustainable candle from an independently owned biz? This California-based vegan candle brand has what you need. P.F. Candle Co. offers soy wax candles in fragrances like Mistletoe Special, Red Nutmeg & Peppercorn, and Myrtle Mint. Order individually or pick up a bundle to save.

P.F. Candle Co. vegan candles

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Candier by Ryan Porter

Indulge in the delicious fragrances of Candier by Ryan Porter. These sweet scents make the perfect gift. Find them in “Congrats On That Thing You Did!,” “I Love You More Than Ice Cream,” “Donut Worry Be Happy, “Hot Cocoa & Cozy Cuddles,” and more. These are as yummy-looking as they smell.

Candier vegan candles

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If Pumpkin Picking, Oktoberfest, and Friendsgiving sound like your idea of fun, then head to Homesick. This small-batch vegan candle brand boasts 100% cotton wicks and a soy blend base. For when you’re feeling nostalgic, these 13.75-oz jars have an average burn time of 60-80 hours. These pair nicely with cozy socks and your favorite sweats.

Homesick vegan candle

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At Paddywax, you can shop by collection. From Library and Luxe to Ripple and Mood, not only will you find unique fragrances, but you’ll enjoy fun containers as well. We’re talking scents like Tobacco Patchouli and Charlotte Bronte and containers shaped like clay pots, adorned with hearts and smiley faces, fancied up with artsy designs.

Paddywax vegan candle

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Nanor Collection

The sleek look of these gorgeous soy candles is just what your home needs. Nanor Collection stocks an extensive line of scents, ranging from Opulent and Incandescent to Ambrosial and Debonair. First, choose your favorite romantic pasta dinner recipe. Second, pour a couple of glasses of sparkling non-alcoholic wine. Lastly, add flowers, light candles, and enjoy.

Nanor Collection vegan candle

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Tammie Ortlieb

Tammie Ortlieb


Tammie has been with VegOut since its inception. Managing Editor and Maggie’s mom, she’s a former psychology professor who packed up her life and moved across the country from Michigan to California to follow a dream. Indie author, Mother Teresa-wannabe, and vegan for 18 years, she’s a big dreamer with a master’s degree in Developmental Psychology and an educational focus on well-being and thriving. When she’s not working through hyphens and commas, you’ll find her strategizing how to right the inequities of the world.

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