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.
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.