There’s a feeling that exists within every state, small town or city – an energy all its own. The smell of the air, the sounds of the morning and the memories that reside there can fill us with nostalgia when we return or rifle through mementos. These places exist in our memories, and though life often relocates us, the sentiment for our experience there remains.
From the Manufacturer
Using input from locals in various states, we crafted scents that embody those places and bring us back home. Homesick’s hand-poured candles began as a hobby in our kitchen, and to this day we still create each unique candle by hand, one by one.
Whether it’s the seabreezes of Southern California, the distinctive scents of spring days in Central Park in NYC or the vibrance of the energy that pulses through Brasil we have you covered.
Scent: The main theme is an older leather bound book accord mixed with a woody desk character of cedar and sandalwood. Hints of balsamic and vanilla finish the complex scent.
Scent: The scents of rich butter mixed with touches of apple, cinnamon, clove and a hint of sugar cookie. Tonka bean and sugar finish out this homey aroma.
Scent: Fresh green grass accord with hints of crystal clear lake water, blooming hyacinth found along trails and just a touch of fresh lemon and smoke.
Scent is the strongest tie to memory. Inhaling those sweet aromas while your mind immediately travesl back to those carefree days or amazing experienes. Home can mean so many things and it can be in so many places. Homesick Candles allows you bring bring all of those memories with you, no matter where you go! From your childhood state, to the city where you got engaged, to the best vacation ever in Hawaii to that epic Road Trip with your friends. We have a custom scent for all US States, iconic cities, vibrant countries and those memorable experiences.
Describe your product in 3 words.
Nostalgic, Memories, All-Natural
How did you come up with the idea for this product?
We were living in NYC and yet all of us were from somewhere else and missing home. In the winter of 2016, we sought out to find a way to keep that place with you, no matter where you live. Homesick’s hand-poured candles began as a hobby in our kitchen, and to this day we still create each unique candle by hand, one by one. Using input from locals in various states, we crafted scents that embody those places and bring us back home. keep that place with you, no matter where you live.
What makes your product special?
We finely craft custom scents that are tied to places and memories. Nostalgia in the warmth of a candle.
What has been the best part of your startup experience?
Collaborating with other small businesses and local input. We feel like we've taken a road trip thru the entire USA.