Chinese New Year Candle

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  • What better way to celebrate the Year of the Dog than to light a Chinese New Year candle! Bring luck, happiness and prosperity into your home with the new year. Traditionally, those celebrating the lunar new year thoroughly clean their homes to sweep away the bad luck and bring in the good. Add the ambiance of a candle to the ritual. 

    This new year candle is adorned with the dates of those born in the Year of the Dog. 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, 2018 and, for those looking forward, 2030. People born in the Year of the Dog possess great traits such as honesty, friendliness, faithfulness and loyalty. 

    Choose between Jasmine & Ylang Ylang fragrance or Unscented. Click on  Candle Details for dimensions and burn time.

    Sold individually. Every candle arrives with a story card about the woman who made it. 

  • Wax and Wick:  soy blend candle with cotton wick

    Fragrance:  essential oil based fragrances

    Dimensions:  3.25” W x 3” H

    Burn time: about 30 hours

    Container: recyclable aluminum 

    Packaging: arrives gift boxed with a story card about the woman who made your candle


  • Handmade - Each candle is individually poured-to-order in our Easthampton, MA studio by women artisans who are former refugees building a brighter future for themselves and their families in the U.S.

    Sustainable - We are always thinking about how our designs can be reused and repurposed. Prosperity Candle has been recognized 2 years in a row for its commitment to social and environmental sustainability by B-Lab's Best for the World list.

    Fair Trade - We are an associate member of the World Fair Trade Organization and advocate for ethically made goods. What if every product you purchase not only makes you happy, but also helps make the world a better place?

    Designed for Good - As a social enterprise prioritizing positive impact over all else, our candles help create opportunities for women refugees and artisans. We believe that equal opportunity for women and girls everywhere means a brighter future for all.