Updated: Jan 16
Starting a crystal candle business can be a fun and rewarding endeavor, but it does take some planning and effort to get it off the ground. Here are some steps you can follow to start your own candle business that Selaluz Crystal Candles and Tarot Tarts got started:
Research the market: Look into the types of candles that are popular and what your competition is offering. Consider your target audience and what type of candles they might be interested in.
Create a business plan: A business plan will help you outline your goals and strategies for your candle business. It should include details on your target market, product offerings, financial projections, and marketing and sales plans.
Choose a niche: Consider specializing in a particular type of candle, such as soy candles, scented candles, or handmade candles. This can help you stand out in the market and appeal to a specific customer base. I choose a pyramid candle shape. There wasn't anything like it on the market. It enhance the uniqueness of the pyramid candle, Daniele Hall, the candle Kween added crystals inside the pyramid candle.
Source materials and equipment: Research suppliers for the materials you will need to make your candles, such as wax, wicks, and fragrance oils. You will also need equipment like a double boiler, pouring pot, and molds. Call Daniele Hall on the Owwll App to get resources and supplier notes .Use code CANDLES for $10 in Owwll credits.
Make and test your candles: Experiment with different waxes, wicks, and fragrances to create a variety of candles. Test your candles to ensure they burn evenly and safely.
Establish your brand: Develop a brand identity for your candle business, including a logo, packaging, and website.
Market and sell your candles: Use social media, online marketplaces, and local events to promote your candles and find customers. Consider offering wholesale prices to retailers who want to carry your products. Follow us on @selaluz_candles or @selaluz_candleco @daniele.hall Instagram accounts.
I hope these steps help you get started on your candle business journey!