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Candlefish

71 Wentworth St, Charleston, SC 29401-6421
+1 843-371-1434
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Our group consisted of two couples and we were all excited to do something different in Charleston... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
rachc718
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Cleveland, Tennessee
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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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Charleston, South Carolina
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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, Candlefish is also a place for scent exploration, finding inspiration and learning the art of candle-making.
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71 Wentworth St, Charleston, SC 29401-6421
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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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

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Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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!

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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.

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Jennifer G, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A group of us went to Candlefish to attend their monthly "Scented Candle Making Workshop" in Charleston, and I would recommend this as a must do for anyone looking to add chandler to their resume. Novices and pro's alike will enjoying sniffing their way through...More

Thank Angela T
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Emily F, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Hey Angela! Thanks for the kind review! So glad you had a great time with us. Hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Emily & the Candlefish Chandlers

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

The candle workshop was recommended to us by a friend, and we are so glad we did it. It was such a unique experience. Our instructor (Rachel) was super friendly and very helpful. We enjoyed all aspects of the class. The price was very reasonable,...More

Thank Gabrielle S
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Emily F, General Manager at Candlefish, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Hey Gabrielle! We are so glad you had a great experience with us! Rachel is awesome! Thanks for the kind review. We hope to see you again soon! -Emily & The Candlefish Chandlers

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