Vibes are assessed from the moment a person enters a room. With this in mind, it can be incredibly simple to set yourself, and your vibe, up for success with scent! Whether you’re looking to find your home’s signature scent or looking to keep your place smelling fresh, candles are the way to go. I sort of call myself a candle junkie because I usually have one burning in every room of my place. My candle obsession started as an innocent interest but has progressed well beyond my control. You can never have enough candles, right?
Toronto is full of creatives so it should come as no surprise the city is home to some of the country’s best candles! Whether you’re looking for an elegant scent or an ethically sourced, hand-poured candle from a small shop, I’ve got you covered with some Toronto-based candle shops.
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Here are the 7 best Toronto-based candle shops
Kandl is a family-owned business based in Yorkville. Need I say more? These candles are elegant, beautiful, perfectly poured and fill a room with no problem. Fun fact: every Kandl vessel in the signature line is hand-blown in Poland once a year! Their signature scent, 88 Avenue, has a vibrant citrus top note, breezy marine fluidity, and an organic woody background.
Looking for a sustainable candle that will look cute burning on your coffee table? Terradomi prides themselves on their love for design, creativity and sustainability. They have even started a local refill program for customers living in the GTA which allows their product to be reused! If you’re not planning on refilling, their vessels can also be used as mugs, pen holders or décor for your place!
Located in the Distillery District, this candle shop is heaven! Whether you’re in need for event candles, beeswax, jars, tealight or anything in between, Yummi candles is your shop! With their warehouse in NY, this Toronto location has an extended offering of products available online for you to explore.
Lohn understands how personal scent is which is why they create unique scents that are meant to transport you back to a specific time and place. They hand-pour their candles using coconut and soy wax and Toronto’s first custom scent design studio!
Yorkville’s Candle Emporium has been selling quality candles since the 60s! You can’t make a Yorkville trip without a quick stop through the aisles of this candle shop. Most candles are sourced from Canada, North America, Europe and South Africa with eco-consciousness, fair trade, and trendiness at the forefront of their mission.
This small business loves to keep it simple by hand-crafting all of their candles in small batches. Their soy candles are packaged in reusable containers, using 100% natural soy wax and high quality oils. You can’t go wrong with supporting a small Toronto-based business!
100 Years of Love
100 Years of Love believes in the power of love. Their hand-poured fragrances burn smoothly, fill the room and melt consistently. With their minimalist design, 100 Years of Love aims to have their candles fit in seamlessly with your home décor. Take your vibes to the next level with this Toronto-based shop of lovvveee!