My husband and I found this place just by googling things to do in and around Saratoga springs. We really enjoyed our experience there , the staff are very pleasant and helpful. I recommend this to anyone who wants the experience of making your own candle it's does not take long and it's quite relaxing. �we even let them put our picture on the website. -Mary Bourque Evans
 So much fun, my candles turned out so pretty! - Emily Shields
We love the Candle Collective! It's a very one of a kind experience, and you leave with a beautiful work of art which you created! Please support this wonderful venture! -Ashley Cofrancisco 
 It was a fantastic place to take my niece & nephew to make our own candles and celebrate a birthday by doing something special !!!! We all had lots of fun and the candles are so nice with the wonderful scents....helpful and friendly owners too! -Cynthia Zak
Thank you so much for a really amazing afternoon. My family and I enjoyed it thoroughly. You all were so friendly, helpful and kind. The staff explained the process of making a Candle, gladly answered all of our questions, and created a fun, exciting atmosphere. Santa was amazing as well. Thank you so much, we will definitely be back in the future. -Justin Durso
"We had an absolutely fantastic time - a big thank you!" - Barbara Jones
My daughter lives in this area and I came to visit her. Had such a great time and LOVE the beautiful candles we made which will remind us both of spending time together as we light our candles apart!  Barbara Meringolo
 I've ordered candles from here and had them shipped all the way to Hawaii where I live. They are beautiful and smell amazing. I get compliments on them often! -Cara Mancini
   I went this evening and had a fantastic time. The owners are upbeat and easy to talk to, which is important to new customers. The candle making process is fun, stress releasing, and creative. I plan to be back and bring more friends!!!- Chris DeConno
Whether you're looking to stop in quick and buy a few candles, or have a seat and make your very own...this place is perfect! -Mindy Gilman
 Amazing place, can't wait to start making candles for family members and friends. Something unique and well thought about in the area. -Ryan Triller
I brought my niece tonight for Flicks and Wicks. Catherine, Sandy, Shannon and Megan were so kind to us. We spent time creating our very own candles with the scent of our choice, had some tasty treats and enjoyed a movie! Fun! We'll be back! Thank you all for a fun night! -Heather Varney
Brought my daughter in today to make a candle and support a local business for Small Business Saturday and had a great experience! Staff are friendly and attentive, we were offered bottle water and cupcake samples! It doesn't get much better than that! I initially was just going to watch my daughter but then decided to join the fun and made a beautiful Christmas tree candle! Thank you Candle Collective! We will be back! -Megan Parker

The Custom Candle Creating Process

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Custom Candle Creating Process Step 1 
Step 1
Choose Your Shape

Everything from moons
and stars to classy
pillars and balls

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Custom Candle Creating Process Step 2 
Step 2 :
choosing your colors

Choose from many unique
colored wax squares

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Step 3 :
Choose your scent!

Everything from lavender
and clean cotton to coffee
and cinnamon buns

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Custom Candle Creating Process Step 4 
Step 4 : Be as simplistic
as you'd like, or get creative
with fun shapes and sizes!

Break up your wax with our
one of kind wax breakers to
fill your candle molds

Private Events

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Custom Candle Creating Process Step 5 
Step 5 : Pour Station

Staff will pour a liquid wax
over your chunks, when your
candles set, you will have a
fun new treat to brighten
your home!

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The studio is open Thursday-Saturday.  We will be limiting the number of people in at a time.   Due to New York State capacity guidelines we can only have 8 customers in the studio at one time.  Reservations are required.   We are not able to accommodate walk ins at this time.  Reservations will be available for specific two hour blocks of time starting 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and then 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  This will enable us to sanitize the studio and commonly touched items in between reservations.   24 hour notice is required for reservations.  To inquire about making a reservation please call the studio at 518-288-3695 or send us an email at  In order to avoid more than 8 people at one time you will need to speak to someone or receive an email confirmation before arriving.  If you call and we do not answer please leave a message and we will return your call.    We will require masks to be worn the entire time you are in the studio.   Please keep 6 feet of social distance.   Hand sanitizer will be available upon arrival and during your visit to the studio.   We will bring you up one at time to choose your candle mold, wax colors and scent and also to pay.   Please do not join us if you have been experiencing any of the following symptoms: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose.  An inherent risk of exposure to Covid-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  Covid-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death.  By visiting The Candle Collective you volunarily assume all risks related to Covid-19. Thank you so much for your understanding and patience during these unique times.  


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Conveniently located in Ballston Spa, NY, the Candle Collective offers family fun activities and crafts everyone can enjoy.

  Birthday Parties

Candles make the perfect gift for any occasion!  Nothing is more pleasing than getting a gift that was custom made by the ones you love.  Let The Candle Collective make shopping for your next gift fun and rewarding to all.  Come in and get inspired! 


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