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Caring for your Scented Candles

Keep your wicks trimmed! Trimming the wick to ¼” before lighting will help prevent smoking wicks and your candle will burn evenly. This is essential for a clean, smoke-free burn. Most issues can be eliminated simply by trimming the wicks every time you burn the candle. When you burn a highly-scented candle, sometimes your candle may Read more »

About Us

Welcome to Sierra Mountain Candle Company. We are a small company which makes highly-scented candles by hand in the Sacramento area of California. We have taken a great amount of time learning to create the perfect candle, by combining the correct wax, wicks and scents together. Only the highest-quality waxes are used, as well as Grade AAA Read more »

Experience the Sierra Mountain Difference

Welcome! Whether you are new to the world of highly scented candles or a candle connoisseur, you are in for a treat. Our richly scented candles are handmade to order giving you the freshest and most authentic fragrance possible. No more buying a “strongly scented candle” that’s been sitting on the shelf for weeks. With Read more »

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Brand New Jars, Brand New Labels

New candle jar line up

Today, we are happy to our announce our brand new jar line up! These new candles are the result of countless hours of testing, experimenting, and reinventing, and we are so excited to finally be sharing them with you now. The stars of the show are the all new 31oz Cylinder and 22oz Cylinder jars. Read more »

What is a Tart Cup?

Candle tart cup with candle warmer

At the time of this writing, there are no less than 16 different forms you can order a Sierra Mountain candle in. You can see a photo of all of them on our candle line up post. By far, the one that we get asked about the most is the tart cup. So, just what Read more »