"We had an absolutely fantastic time - a big thank you!" - Barbara Jones
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
 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
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
 So much fun, my candles turned out so pretty! - Emily Shields
   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
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
 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
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
 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
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
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 

Christmas Gift Ideas in Ballston Spa

‘Tis the season of giving! As the snow settles on the ground and beautiful lights begin to grace our small town, it’s officially the time of year to start spreading love and cheer.

After careful consideration of the many incredible places you can find gifts and shop local, we’ve compiled a list of Christmas Gift Ideas in Ballston Spa for you:

1. Corina Contemporary Jewelry

This wonderful shop on Milton Ave is home to handcrafted jewelry by the wonderful Corina and other creations by local artists.

Corina Contemporary Jewelry Christmast Gift

2. Brookside Museum

Steeped in history, the Brookside Museum is a meaningful destination for holiday gift shopping. Their gift shop is definitely a ‘don’t miss’ stop on our list. Here you can find a variety of beautiful and unique gifts like Ballston Spa themed tree ornaments.

Brookside Museum Christmas Gift

3. O'Brien Pharmacy

O’Brien Pharmacy has long been a cornerstone business of our Village and for good reasons! Not only are their window displays gorgeous, but inside their gift department is filled with unique, lovely gift items.

O'Brien Pharmacy Christmas Gift

4. Two Birds Marketplace

For the foodie in your life, food is the holiday gift answer! Fresh baked goods and locally sourced specialty food items can be found at this new Front Street hot spot.

Two Birds Marketplace Christmas Gift

5. The Candle Collective

Of course there’s nothing quite like a handmade gift sprinkled with love. Visit The Candle Collective for a custom candle making session, we’ve got everything you need to make something special for the special people in your life!

Candle Collective Custom Candle Christmas Gift

Happy gift giving!