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The Candle Making Picnic

Regular price $200.00

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The Candle Making Picnic is a collaboration between Ariana, owner of Ari's Wicks LLC, and Jennifer, owner of Yours Truly Chicago. We're excited to bring you a beautiful, intimate experience. Picnics will be hosted in your space, whether its your back yard or living room. The Candle Making Picnic is a 2 hour event and we can host 10 guest max. We can't wait to bring your vision to life.


Here is what the Candle Making Picnic Includes:

                             The Candle making process:

  • A step by step of making an 8 oz, soy wax candle, with your choice of a crackling wooden wick or a cotton wick. All tools come in an individual tray per person.
  • An Ari's wicks apron to wear during the candle making process for protection
  • Candle making process includes: Melting wax on stove top burner, selecting your favorite fragrance, picking your wick type and label and pouring wax
  • A selection of 4-8 phthalate free fragrance oils, with different scent categories and Intention crystals/garnish from the Herb Bar
  • An Ari's Wicks wine glass to keep.
  • Customized Label design (must send picture Inspo when booking)

                             The Picnic Part

  • A comfy, floor cushion per person to set the mood
  • Picnic table, chic blankets and other pillows.
  • A wine ice bucket (Ice not included. Mimosa Mixer add on $$$ depending on package)
  • Other decor, depending on theme.


The Date Night Special:

Includes everything stated in The Candle making process and The Picnic part, for 2 guest. Also includes a dozen, Ghirardelli chocolate covered strawberries and your choice of a 16 oz decanter of orange juice, pineapple juice or Guava Nectar, to make your fave adult drink. Decanter must be returned to us once the event is over -- $100.00 per person + tax (No alcohol included)

The Double Date:

Includes everything stated in The Candle making process and The Picnic part, for 4 guest. Includes 12 Ghirardelli chocolate covered strawberries- $80.00 per person + tax (No alcohol included)

It's a PARTY:

Includes everything stated in The Candle making process and The Picnic part, for 5 guest + - $75.00 per person + tax (No alcohol included)


  • Ghirardelli chocolate covered strawberries with your choice of Milk, White or Dark chocolate (additional colors and theme will be charged accordingly) -- Half Dozen $12.00 + tax  A Dozen $20.00 + tax  
  • Mimosa Flight Mixer includes 1 decanter of orange juice (16 oz), 1 decanter of pineapple juice (16 oz) and 1 decanter of guava nectar (16 oz) Decanters must be returned to us once the event is over -- $15.00 + tax (Non- alcoholic)

TRAVEL FEEA location address over a 5 mile radius from Ari's Wicks head quarters (Chicago, IL Fullerton and Kostner) will incur a fee of $.75 per mile, to and from your location. If applicable, you will be sent an invoice to pay for the mileage. 

By booking, purchaser agrees to pay for any broken or damaged items while the picnic is taking place. Including but is not limited to: spilling drinks or food on pillows or blankets, breaking glass jars, breaking melting pots, damaging baskets, back drops, lights ETC