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The Perfect Girls’ Day

We visited Charleston with my in-laws and I wanted to find something fun to do with my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wnderlust80
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Amazing!

On behalf of our group of 10 women, we would like to say what a wonderful experience we had at... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
jacquiee5
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Our team of expert Chandlers curate unique collections of candles, accessories and other home and gift products showcasing the accomplishments of expert makers and their intentionally wonderful goods. With our signature Library and Workshops...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Charleston with my in-laws and I wanted to find something fun to do with my mother-in-law while my husband was on an outing with my father-in-law he had planned. We took a candle making class at Candlefish and loved it so much that...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

The shop is nice and its fun to browse the various brands and scent combinations. We took an essential oil blending class. which we expected to be about blending ESSENTIAL OILS. It wasn't. The cleverly (read misleading) named class taught us the essentials of blending...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Our group consisted of two couples and we were all excited to do something different in Charleston! We paid around $50 per couple so we definitely had high hopes. The class is BYOB and the workshop provides glassware. We brought our own cheese platter, which...More

Thank rachc718
Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi there! Thank you for your review. I appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways to improve our workshops. I'm sorry that you were disappointed with your fragrance selection and I sincerely apologize that your workshop chandler did not provide you with...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

On behalf of our group of 10 women, we would like to say what a wonderful experience we had at Candlefish! Jennifer and Paige were amazing!!!!!!!! They made the night so fun. They were very knowledgeable and accommodating. They went out of their way to...More

1  Thank jacquiee5
Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words! We are so glad that you enjoyed your workshop and hopefully we'll see you and your group again soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We are locals and I decided to take my wife here for a date night. It was a lot of fun and my wife loved it. I would recommend it.

Thank Richard R
Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Hi Richard! So glad you two enjoyed your workshop and hopefully we'll see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Was able to meet the friendly and helpful staff who described their incredible library of fragrances to allow visitors to determine their own personal taste in aromas. Browsed the multiple collections of brands of candles and giftables and determiined that on my next visit I...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I heard that the candle making workshop is lots of fun, so I decided to try it while we were in Charleston. It was a great experience! My husband just wanted to watch and I was worried that I would feel out of place since...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My husband and I enjoyed the candle making workshop even more than we'd expected we would! This was such a lovely creative and social experience. It was BYOB, so some champagne made it even better! After blindly smelling samples from their dreamily designed fragrance library...More

1  Thank Linger_In_The_Lovely
Emily F, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hey Linger_In_The_Lovely! We are so glad you and your husband had fun with us! Stephen is pretty awesome. Thanks for the kind review! Cheers, Emily & the Candlefish Chandlers

Reviewed 24 July 2017

4 girlfriends met up in Charleston and one of our activities was spending Saturday morning in a candle making class. We got to pick our own essence oil and made 2 candles that we could pick up the next day. Very fun! While we were...More

Thank cfitzsim
Emily F, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hey cfitzsim! Thank you for the kind review! We are so glad you had such a wonderful experience with us! Cheers, Emily & the Candlefish Chandlers

Reviewed 15 June 2017

My teenage daughter and I attended one of the workshops and we loved it! Everything is already set up for you when you arrive and they give you about a dozen scents to choose from. They told us that if we did not find one...More

Thank SweetTeaNoLemon
Emily F, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Hey SweetTeaNoLemon! Thanks for the kind review and the great feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your workshop! Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Emily & the Candlefish Chandlers

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