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Candle by the Hour

Self-Extinguishing Coil Candle - Vertical Case of 4

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Reviews (4.3 out of 5 Grommets)

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great candle

10/21/2018 by Robert

this is a very awesome item. It fit right in with all the oak antiques that we own. Wife loves it and its is very cool.


Illuminating physically and spiritually

10/21/2018 by Gitana SusannaMuchelle Yarot Carder

I was on the fence I thought it was more of a novelty piece boy was I wrong. I’m a tarot card reader in Houston Texas and depending on the read either a 30min reading or 1 hour reading I use just the right amount of candle wax, my clients know when the candle goes out the reading is over. It’s really a wonderful design and conversation piece. Thank you


Works just as described!

10/19/2018 by Chris

Works just as described!


Candle by the hour

10/19/2018 by Jackie

This item is so unique
It's a conversation piece, that's for sure


Not your boring candle

10/13/2018 by Carol

Bought two candles, one as a gift and one for myself. Very attractive and unique. - not your standard candle/holder.


Great candle

10/12/2018 by Scott

This candle is easy-to-use, burns slowly, and, you don't have to worry about it because it's self extinguishing. I highly recommend it


So unique

10/5/2018 by Nina

I bought the horizontal candle (48 hr) because it looked so unique. It's on my dining table to light when I partake in my meals. It is usually the first thing that draws my guests's attention who find it as fascinating as myself. At first I was worried that the beeswax candle itself would break as you pry it lose from the holder and then up through. But it is very malleable. I love this candle and think that it is priced very reasonably for it's uniqueness. I ordered the spare coil at the same time. I hope they will still be available when I need to reorder.


Very unique

10/2/2018 by Roxanne

I have been looking for bees wax type candles for a long time. When I saw this candle I was impressed not only by the unique design but that you can set the burn time as well.
The antique copper finish gives a great designers flare to the piece too.


Great and beautiful

9/1/2018 by Samantha

I bought this as a Christmas gift for my niece. It looks amazing. I'm so looking forward to gift her with it. I'm very sure she'll love it


I love it.

7/25/2018 by Anita

This candle burns without dripping or smoking, and it puts itself out. You can set it where you want it to extinguish and it does. I love it. I had one like it many tears ago in Sweden where I grew up.

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The Candle by the Hour Story

Candle by the Hour | The Grommet

“Self-Timed” Beeswax Candles

This coiled beeswax candle lets you set how long it burns. The wick burns 20 minutes per every inch that you pull through the clip, then it’ll put itself out. Its beeswax and cotton wick is eco-friendly, too.

The design was part of the 1600s dating scene. Known as a “courting candle”, protective parents would light one to limit the time prospective suitors could spend with their daughters.

Our culture did away with the outdated ritual, but Candles by the Hour kept the beautiful, self-extinguishing design.