Discover 10 holiday-scented candles that are hand-poured in Birmingham

Crave Candles Co. just launched their holiday collection, and their beautiful containers are sure to grab any guest’s attention this holiday. Photo via Crave Candles Co.

It’s beginning to—smell?—a lot like Christmas! Birmingham’s candle scene is bringing seasonal scents to homes all over the country. If you’re looking for that holiday scent to bring Christmas cheer into your home, or the perfect gift, look no further! Plus, supporting small and local businesses in Birmingham is the best way to holiday shop.

1. Blue Christmas

Hand-poured by Bemele Candles

  • Strong, true spruce scent that smells like a fresh Christmas tree! Also perfect if you are seeking a “clean house” smell.
  • Available in melts as well as five sizes. Prices vary from $4-$26
  • BUY IT HERE

2. Sparkling Evergreen

Hand-poured by ecam and co.


  • Cassis, champagne, pear, fir, juniper, cognac, balsam, oakmoss, vetiver, vanilla
  • Available in five different sizes. Prices vary from $10-$40
  • BUY IT HERE

3. Jack Frost

Hand-poured by Stack Candles

  • The ultimate fall and winter fragrance.  Peppermint, bayberry, and ginger. A best-seller at Stack Candles!
  • Available in three sizes and room spray. Prices vary from $14-$29.50
  • BUY IT HERE

4. Santal

Hand-poured by Great Bear Wax Co.

  • Top Note: iris and violet | Mid Note: leather and cardamom | Base Note: sandalwood and cedarwood
  • Available in three different sizes. Prices vary from $14-$34
  • BUY IT HERE

5. Christmas Morning

Hand-poured by Crave Candles Co.


  • A warm inviting blend of oranges, lemons, apple cider, and cranberries. A classically nostalgic scent perfect for your holiday.
  • At Crave Candles Co., you shop by container and choose your scent. Prices can vary from $7 wax melts to $195 dough bowls that are a stunning centerpiece in any home.

6. Holiday Cheer

Hand-poured by Bemele Candles

  • Orange spice, fir & pine from the Christmas tree plus smokiness from the fireplace. A perfect scent for the holiday evenings.
  • Available in melts as well as five sizes. Prices vary from $4-$26
  • BUY IT HERE

7. Fireside

Hand-poured by ecam and co.

  • Familiar & distinctive, this scent melds notes of smoke & wood into a warm union of clove, amber, sandalwood, & patchouli.
  • Available in five different sizes. Prices vary from $10-$40
  • BUY IT HERE

8. Silent Night

Hand-poured by Stack Candles


  • Walnuts, pecans, and almond topped with spiced rum.
  • Available in three sizes and room spray. Prices vary from $14-$29.50
  • BUY IT HERE

9. Wooden No. 2

Hand-poured by Great Bear Wax Co.

  • The comfort and familiarity of fragrances such as Mahogany, Teak, Cedar, and Oak bring us back to long rides in the truck, dad’s cologne, and the feeling of searching through old guitar cases for the next pull of inspiration. 
  • Available in three different sizes. Prices vary from $14-$34
  • BUY IT HERE

10. Fraiser Fir

Hand-poured by Crave Candles Co.

  • A festive fragrance with a crisp forest aroma. Perfect for the holidays!
  • At Crave Candles Co., you shop by container and choose your scent. Prices can vary from $7 wax melts to $195 dough bowls that are a stunning centerpiece in any home.

If you’re looking for even more good-smelling fun, check out Illuminated in Mountain Brook. This locally-owned candle shop features goods from all over the world! You can also pour your own at Paddywax Candle Bar, opening this month in the Summit.


What holiday scents did we miss? Tag us on social @BhamNow and let us know. Happy Holidays, Birmingham!