Watch history repeat itself when you get the sweet scent of Nantucket Candle Co. Nantucket found its map dot through the age of whaling, wax, soap, and candle making. Relive the island’s vibrant history when you get local with one of our favorite island establishments. Bring a little bit of Nantucket home with you during your next visit. We have everything you need to know about Nantucket Candle Co.
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Whether it’s the clean, floral scent of wildflowers in Sconset or the salty rose of Polpis, Nantucket Candle Co. has officially made it possible for you to have a little bit of the island no matter where you are. Find the scent for you today!
Nantucket Candle Co. was founded by Nantucket local, Hayden Arnot, in August of 2019. The company has since catapulted into the candle industry, but not without forgetting where it came from. The love project is intended to tap into your energy and ignite memories of a salty, nostalgic beach town just off the coast of Cape Cod.
And that’s not all. Nantucket Candle Co. gives a portion of its proceeds back to the Nantucket Conservation Foundation every year. The Foundation is responsible for protecting the island’s most delicate habitats.
The company’s pioneer scents are affectionately named after a few of the best spots on the island—Cisco, Sconset, and Polpis. They smell of sweet ocean air, fragrant blooming wildflowers, and fresh green grass. The newest addition to the collection is Palm Beach, a refreshing aroma of jasmine and gardenia.
Nantucket Candle Co. also works with local artists to create stunning candles to adorn the tables of your big day. Choose a scent and create a watercolor masterpiece when you design your custom wedding candles.
Stay in the Comforts of Greydon House
Let your flame burn in the heart of Nantucket. Book your stay at Greydon House and enjoy quiet of the island with the convenience of the cobblestone. Reserve one of our Deluxe Guest Rooms and bask in beautiful furnishings by Roman and Williams, warm reclaimed chestnut floors, and delicate John Robshaw and Frette bed linens. We’ve left no stone unturned here at the Greydon House, and we know you’ll love it just as much as we do.
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