Immaculate Combustion

Candles at Watkins-Culver

Seth Vaughan  |  Photos by Photo by Jenny Antill
January 17, 2014

Recreate the glow of a Mexican chapel’s altar with handmade candles from San Miguel. Artisans pour simple flaxen-hued paraffin over cotton wicks to form this delightfully primitive luminosity, which Watkins-Culver stocks in sizes from votives to chunky to tapers. From $10, at Watkins-Culver