Tag Archives: Candles

Where Are They Now? D’Shawn Russell of Southern Elegance Candle Company

Melissa Wert

Are you wondering what happens to my LBU or BHB alumni post-graduation? What they do with the momentum + new-found knowledge? Curious about where they take their businesses in the year following all that hard work? This week we’re especially excited to kick off a new series that provides an opportunity for us to catch up…

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Meet the Maker – Adam Fetsch of Rewined Candles

Chloe Tate

Today in our ongoing Meet the Maker series, we’re getting to know Adam Fetsch, founder of the popular candle brand Rewined. Rewined Candles, crafted in Charleston, South Carolina, are known for their signature recycled wine bottle “jars” and wine-inspired scents. Welcome, Adam – thank you for sharing your story! LBC: What inspired you to take your leap…

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Meet the Maker – Scott and Margi Higdon of Ms. Betty’s Original

Chloe Tate

  This week in our ongoing Meet the Maker series, we’re getting to know Scott and Margi Higdon of Ms. Betty’s Original, a line of bad-ass soy candles that the couple manufactures our of their Woodbridge, Virginia workshop. Welcome, Scott!   LBC: What inspired you to take your leap as an entrepreneur? Scott and Margi: This…

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Meet the Maker – Jake Carnley of Great Bear Wax Co.

Chloe Tate

  This week in our ongoing Meet the Maker series, we’re getting to know Jake Carnley, the chicken & dumplin-loving, candle-pouring, coffee-drinking guy behind the Great Bear Wax Co. Welcome, Jake!   LBC: What inspired you to take the leap as an entrepreneur? Jake: Right after I graduated from Auburn University, I spent 3 months…

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Meet the Maker – Kristen of P.F. Candle Co.

Chloe Tate

This week in our ongoing Meet the Maker series, we’re getting to know Kristen Pumphrey, the wiz behind the deliciously scented and simply beautiful P.F. Candle Co. Welcome, Kristen! LBC: What inspired you to take the leap as an entrepreneur? Kristen: I used to work at a craft magazine in New York, and had the opportunity to…

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