Alicia Morgan found she was spending too much money on candles when she decided to start making them herself. “I’ve always loved candles and the way they can make you feel dependant on the smell and the room it’s in,” said Morgan. The founder is a qualified makeup artist with nine years experience and is self taught in candle making. Morgan Candle Co’s customer base was originally friends, but as Morgan’s brand began to grow her customer range broadened. Brown Sugar and Fig is Morgan Candle Co’s scent of the moment. The hand-poured eco-friendly materials are mostly sourced in New Zealand. Morgan Candle Co has a handful of stockists and is looking to increase its wholesale account. To find out more, contact