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Baba Yaga Woodwick Candle
Baba Yaga Woodwick Candle
Baba Yaga Woodwick Candle
Baba Yaga Woodwick Candle

Baba Yaga Woodwick Candle

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Light this candle for:
Dark secrets, gingerbread sins, abject wickedness, and babushka scarves.

The Witch’s Witch; riding in on her mortar and pestle, Baba Yaga is one of the oldest villains in literature. We find her bone house (or house with chicken feet depending upon which version you’ve read) waiting for us in the halls of Russian folklore. This candle will softly fill your home with scents of strudel, spice and a marked note of irresistible wickedness.

“And on my life I would never suggest to you that stories cannot be forgotten in the bone, even when a brother or a wizard or a rifle says you must, you must forget it, it never happened; there is only the world as it is now, and there has never been another, can never be any other.”
— Baba Yaga in Deathless by Catheryne M. Valente

Scent Notes: 
Top - cardamom, brown sugar, raisins
Middle - cinnamon, currants, vanilla
Bottom - butter, pastry, hearthfire

Candle Specs: 3.5 x 3, over 1 lb in weight.
Label art by Ivan Bilibin, circa 1900. 
Original illustration for “Vasilisa the Beautiful”.

Our exclusive apothecary candles are crafted from a blend of 100% soy wax + phthalate-free fragrance and poured carefully by hand in small batches. Set a match to your cozy sparkling wood wick to evoke a spell of reading favorite tales fireside. Jars are blown glass, all label art comprised of restored vintage pieces. For burning instructions, please refer to the enclosed candle care card sent with each shipment.