But even better, all of their warmers have TIMERS built into the cord. Great post! The wax was chunky, shiny, thick…Then the descent into corporate greed changed up the formulas, scent strength, texture and ruined them. You warm the whole container, put the top on and use a different one… meaning I could change if I was in the mood for something else. That said, I found, like you the $$$ and the quality do not match up any more. I read your blog with great interest. At 14.5 oz., the candle provides a long burn to add a pleasant aroma to dinner parties, lazy Saturdays, and a season's worth of little moments. When they had the country heather you could smell it over your house within minutes. I was thrilled when I found it because the smell was to die for BUT was truly disappointed to find that when I lit it I could hardly smell it. And Home sweet home around the holiday. $29.49. What a rip. YANKEE CANDLE BUTTERCREAM LARGE 22oz JAR RETIRED: Condition: New. Every time I buy a candle from them, get it home and burn it I say I am done with Yankee! If you are looking for some STRONG FRAGRANT & ECO FRIENDLY soy candles try Toni’s Collection! I WAS A YANKEE CANDLE OBSESSED BUYER FOR YEARS BUT…”BUT” YANKEE CANDLES DON’T EVEN HAVE ENOUGH SCENT THROW TO SCENT MY SMALL BATHROOM LET ALONE MY SMALL HOUSE! Fragrance desc: Shop our entire range of scented candles, home fragrance, accessories, gifts, online exclusives & special offers. http://www.complaintsboard.com/complaints/gold-canyon-candle-c200219.html. I think they burn out after a while, even tho they’re not supposed to. I think the thing I didn’t like most was that I had to break up the wax and when the scent was gone, I had to clean it out over a trash can with a paper towel. I will try BBW and Gold Canyon on your recommends. You cannot detect ANY of the Black Coconut, but can smell the Pumpkin throughout my condo. Right now I’m burning the Juicy Watermelon in the 2 wick tumbler and it’s VERY fragrant! lol. Especially ones that cost $25 a piece! Well, my husband ordered me some Scentsy warmers at his school. Yankee Candle Buttercream Classic 22 oz Jar $ 27.99. a candle cant produce enough soot to appear on someone’s nostrils. Have you ever tried the Frosted Cranberry from Bath and Body works? I have just never found anything as strong. I had the same problem so I switched to their Tumblers which solved it for me. Last week I noticed that they had stopped smelling as good as they used to. They are not sold in stores. By the time I reached about two dozen worthless candles I started also calling Yankee’s corporate headquarters and writing. I’m thrilled it is not weak. $24.50 $ 24. I recommend everyone to try them. I LOVE them! Hi jus found this blog, what a good read, over here in england uk yankee candles have become so expensive and lighty fragrant that I now only buy there wax tarts, my fave at the moment being the strong baby powder! Also – I have trouble with the wicks in every one of the YC paraffin tumbler candles. If you notice the bottom label say they burn up to 20-25 hours in Mr. Salkin’s time they said they burned 60 hrs. I did find one that has come to the market that that is comparable to Yankee of old. Just googled this and came here. I will not give Yankee Candle another chance. trim the wicks you will see no smoke. Home Sweet Home Yankee scent in the ’90s was my holy grail candle. It was then that I also found Gold Canyon Candles while living in Arizona. Not even a long time ago. There are plenty of people like me who want their homes to smell nice but maybe can’t handle the strong Yankee candles. I prefer the 2 wick tumblers as opposed to the traditional 22 oz. Yankee Candle uses cotton based wicks and are known to use essential oils in their scents, however, they do still use paraffin wax which emits harmful vapours. :) Ill stick with my BBW and walmart candles from now on. Hi I sell Gold Canyon Candles they are “The World’s Finest”, I promise you will love them. But I got them home and couldn’t smell any of them hardly at all! It’s worth checking out and at least being added to the group to find out when the web site will be up and running. IN THE 90’S WHEN I BURNED A YANKEE CANDLE, UT WAS LIKE WAM BAM WITH SCENT WHEN ANYONE WOULD COME VISIT BUT NOW…YOU JUST SIMPLY SUCK. Especially since they just raised their prices to $27.99 a piece! I have been a long time user of their candles, and am very disappointed with their products. I’m still impressed with Gold Canyon. email me at [email protected] and send me a physical address where I can send to you. They are a small independent company out of Connecticut. I thought I would throw my voice in on this too. Vanillin Content: 6.25% . I will also look at the plug ins to see if there is a scent I might like. I used to be a Yankee Candle fanatic but after getting so disappointed in my last few purchases I decided I wasn’t going to do it anymore. I am not going to pay that much or more for a candle that barely smells when it’s burning. I am getting ready for bed and have had two Harvest candles burning on my main level all night. I was pretty happy with 2 for $20! Product Code: TBLG22-BCC. I agree Yankee also is not a clean burning candle. Also village has great sales if you register with them and are great to deal with. Yankee Candle® Housewarmer® Buttercream® 3-Wick Candle Is Not Available For Sale Online. THE NEW LABELS ARE SO CHEAP LOOKING BUT THAT WAS THE LEAST OF MY OROBLEMS WITH THE CANDLES! If you expect your whole home to smell like the one single candle, try fragrance layering. That’s terrible about your fund raising experience. to create a candle collection. My website: http://www.suemajer.mygc.com. Anyway, that’s my two cents. I have sold Vintage and high end clothing on ebay for 13 years and I always keep candles where I store my clothing…(along with baking soda)Makes my clothes smell yummy without putting anything on them that someone may have a reaction too. Then they sold to Jardin Co the makers of Sunbeam appliances. THATS THE POINT IF BUYING A ” SCENTED CANDLE”!!!!! Now I’m just nervous to pay the price if it’s not going to smell the house like I want Buttercream is yummy though! It’s just so hard when it’s hit or miss! Trying a new candle from patch nyc will keep you all posted. However, the BB&W candles have lost my respect within the past year since they no longer have a throw, they don’t burn as evenly as they used to and they leave about an inch of unused wax at the bottom. I LOVE THEM but very retailers carry the line, u will have to order online if not in a store close by. After returning several of them, I gave up. Almost two years ago now I dropped hundreds of dollars on Yankee’s trying to figure out why I couldn’t get a candle that smelled like I remembered? . At one time I would spend between 40-80 bucks a month at Yankee, now I won’t give them a penny for their high prices, and very weak scent. I also like the simple look of their tumblers better than the traditional jars like Yankee Candle’s. I know, the name is strange, but they make good candles tht throw great. I WENT RIGHT BACK TO BATH AND BODY WORKS! And I am picky. They were very nice about it. Luckily it didn’t bother him and surprisingly the smell filled up a large portion of our apartment. Yuck. He sold the company and gradually the candles changed. Once in a while I get an old candle from their shelves, and they smell great..but the new ones are horrible. They cut costs and still try to make money with a substandard product. I noticed they had changed. I have yet to find one that doesn’t. True fragrances that will make your house or office feel like home. Love them! lol I have always loved Yankee and BBW. Sam! Both companies have great web sites to shop from. They claimed nothing has changed and it basically must be my sense of smell. there have been no legitimate complaints against Gold Canyon. also for those of you getting smoke its because you dont trim your wicks before every burn. I don’t have a big house so I’m sure it could be fine…thus far I haven’t had much luck with the regular store brand ones but if you give it a thumbs up I may give it a try! Sep 29, 2015 - Explore Janessa Templin's board "Discontinued/hard to find Yankee Candles" on Pinterest. My favorite it called High Maintenance. I decided to get online and do a search to see if I was the only one. You wouldn’t believe how awesome the Febreze candles are. Until yesterday! I use B&BW as well — just got two newbies with the 2 for $20 sale as well! Yes! It seems like this is the story of America. Also, have you tried the Yankee Candle wall plug-ins? I’m glad that one is still working for you! Oh and BBW has a sale today….2/$22 candles plus plus 25% off!! The glass turns black I don’t see that with village candles. Yankee Candle Company is, personally, incredibly nostalgic for me. I am finished with Yankee. Just a little fyi…Yankee candle makes bath and body works candles…research it if you dont believe me. So I checked around and found a local company that sold everything I needed to make my own candles, and they gave me free tech support and pointers. Buttercream. even with all of them lit at the same time. I to am angry about Yankee Candles. They have great sales on them from time to time and I totally stock up! I will never order from them again. The only yankee candle that works for me is the sage and citrus. Thankfully Fresh Cut Roses is still living up to its name for its highly floral throw. I was told “There’s nothing we could do for you” & “I don’t know what you want us to do about it”. Well but good luck with all the other brands that arent half that long lasting and burn quicker…, Thanks for your comment. I still occasionally receive Yankee candles as gifts, and that’s the only time I use them now…. So dont knkw guys whats up there but i dont think yankee got any worse my oldest candle comes from 2008 and its equally perfect. I worked for a gift shop and we sold a lot( this was in the early 80’s). They have a stronger scent.. Yankees large is 27 dollars vs Gold canyon 19 dollars… I love u gold canyon! I bought Home Sweet Home from Yankee Candle and same problem no smell at all, I’m going back to Bath and Body and use their candles that smell wonderful and half the cost. It does throw and its a beautiful Christmas green color. I was just going to order them! The only problem is, they burn up too fast. Even my husband commented that they didn’t smell. I stopped before I got started. I’m not sure how many it would take to fill your home with the scent, but they may be a good deal to check. Thanks~. BUT!!!! I burn them constantly, and these do the job wonderfully. But like you said it’s so hard b/c the house smells so yummy! $29.49. Just an idea. Very disappointing. I must have been in denial. So I’ve definitely switched back. It really perfumes the room during burn time. I usually purchase from Amazon as I am a Prime member! “Alter” means to change something. Bummer! I love them so much that I invested in them and now sell them independently. Raising prices and lowering quality is NOT the way to do business. The one burning right now (Sunset Lake) is nice, very fragrant. I always love new candles!! Tarts are pretty much the same as always so now with a collection of over 60 resin hanging bowl tart warmers, I will continue to use my tarts and just save the jar candles for that day when the power goes out. LOL…. I am a Gold Canyon rep in Ohio! How about offering a coupon, discount, etc. Try it and let me know what you think. I will try the bath and body works next. Although their candles are expensive compared to other brands, I have always found them to be the most fragrant and therefore worth the hefty price tag, but recently I have been EXTREMELY disappointed! We requested refunds and item changes and the items didnt arrive until two weeks after we requested them. I won’t be buying Yankee candles anymore, although, I’m happy that Yankee candles inspired me to make my own candles, and I still like the combinations of scents they use Thanks for this blog, I did think it was me at first, and now I have some other candle company recommendation to try out when I visit family next time in the USA. I’m glad I’m not the only one with this problem. I lit my Black Coconut candle (which is a new scent) and the Pumpkin at the exact time. Discolors to a dark brown. CP Soaping Notes: No acceleration/ricing. Oh no! Then I found Goose Creek Candle! I ordered 3 to try out. hahahha mmm that hot apple cider one sounds yummy! I simply LOVE the rich crisp woodsy scents but as soon as the candle is lit for an hour, not a hint of scent is revealed, let alone a throw, unless you’re willing to place your nose on top of the jar just for a quick smell. NOW MY CANDLES AND THINGS ARE JUST DECOR. I have taken back every candle I purchased recently from them due to this. As not to be totally negative about BB&W, I did discover 2 candles that still have a decent throw – Pumpkin Pecan Waffles and Cinnamon & Clove. thanks for the comment! because the wax didnt look that great. I lit the candle ready to get my house transported to the apple orchard…and nothing. Well, I do love my Gold Canyon. The problem started way over a year ago when I bought a Lavender Vanilla candle. With something as small as a tealight, it can’t be expected to fill a huge room. I always rave about them to whomever is interested in candles. I found your blog because I was googling what had happened to the quality of Yankee Candle! Hi Debbie, I was a Yankee Fan for many years, then I found Gold Canyon. A correction to a previous post, the founder of Yankee Candle Micachael Kittredge and his son have started a new candle compay called Kringle Candles. I discovered Kringle a couple years ago and they are top notch. We’ll see if I get a response. I so agree with you all about there now lack of scent, and I used to be a massive yc fan! YOU DESTROYED YOUR COMPANY!!!!! I’m glad I”m not going crazy too! I will not be buying Yankee candles anymore and I have been purchasing them for 20 years. Yankee Candle Santa's Cookies 22-oz. Now they don’t even have cute accessories at my local store…. I just want my good smelling candles back! This is not so, the last few years. My mom just has a jar of it in her upstairs hall and even without lighting it the whole hallway is fragrant! I still buy some tarts from Yankee and got one of their Scenterpieces. I was so excited to put out my fall scent. Have not bought them in 5+ years. I find that it’s with the newer labeled candles. Well, I haven’t used there plug ins in a long time. I bought a ton of them – specifically the Christmas scent (pine). The answer is multi-faceted. My new apple pumpkin candles I got this past week smell good, but not the intensity that I look for – I would say they freshen the air more than they smell – however, I also bought a “new” one – Maple Pancakes – that has an amazing scent and throw; however, they are no longer making it – I think I got the last one in my local store, darn it! Too bad, the company has been around forever, they started the candles rage and they were always superior to the other store brands, now no so much. These type of companies are not looking for quality only for a competitive advantage. The smell was the best thing to ever hit my nose. My original order was placed online, but since I had to be in the store to do returns I started sniffing and the difference just in the cold scent was obvious. I have an apple one right now and it makes my whole house smell wonderful!!! This item may be discontinued or not carried in your nearest store. They brought us the ‘Returning Classics’ collection. Thanks for the heads up! Last Christmas I bought a Yankee candle because I had a coupon and then ended up buying a few more because I loved the fragrances. Who doesn’t love the smell of apples? It was a huge disappointment. I always wait for their buy one get one free sales or semi annual sales. , Sorry for just now getting back to you. The last one I picked up was the Apple. We have not changed the formulas in our candles. Something has definitely changed. So healthier! So I bought 4 at the last Buy 1 Get 1 online and three out of 4 have no scent…Autumn Wreath, Harvest and Caramel Pecan Pie. I have personally app. I had an email that even gave me free shipping on top of that! 5. Not only do they make for pleasant, calming scents, they also bring home some mood lighting to make your day. Thanks. Even the tarts barely fragrance a room for me. I have a neighbor who takes candles and puts them on a coffee cup warmer without lighting. It is a personal favourite. I bought several plug in’s and nothing. But I have, at least, a dozen of the single wick, jar candles that are useless. As a test I went out and bought 2 yesterday (they were having a sale..2 for $20!) These two companies are simply incredable and give off scent throws like the old Yankee’s and probably better. I have switched to Beanpod Soy Candles. I agree with Bath & Body candles—highly fragrant! HOWEVER!! (I don’t know how safe that would be considered either, but I used a dedicated old pan and only do when I am in the kitchen cooking.) I’ll continue with my “finds” at GW and Savers for a fraction of the cost. There are some scents that are just naturally stronger than others (think of a bouquet of flowers, chances are the lily will be the scent you smell above all others). How do I know all this? I agree! WHAT IS YANKEE CANDLE DOING? I also burn B&BW but they only last up to 45 hours. Totally agree with you. Village Candle and Colonial Candle are great too. The traditional design of Yankee Candle signature jar candle. Also, FYI, you can go onto any GC consultant’s web site and once you start shopping, in the upper right corner, you’ll see “Scent Lookup.” You can look up your favorite scents from a LOT of candle makers (including Yankee)& it will give you the scent names of all the GC candles that are close to the one you love. Yankee Candles Buttercream Housewarmer: rated 5 out of 5 on MakeupAlley. Spent ages choosing it and eventually selected the True Rose scented one. I noticed something because one I recently bought seems to have lost all but a trace of the original scent. If you like those scents definitely try LOL candles. This item may be discontinued or not carried in your nearest store. So it just goes to show you how much of a mark up there is on the other candles out there. I hope BBand W isn’t getting bad! I WAS BY THAT POINT ENRAGED BECAUSE I SPENT SO MUCH MONEY AND ALL I WANTED WAS THE SCENT THROW IT USED TO BE, WHAT I WAS PAYING FOR!!!!!! I look forward to your feedback on the BB&W Fall candles. I LOVE being married to Captain Awesome, and here I share stories of my life as I learn how to be the best wife and mom I can be, and all my crazy thoughts along the way. But the last few quarters, it has got worse and worse, with only one of the four fragrances being worth it. Yankee Candle scents retiring is unfortunately a sad reality of life for Yankee Candles fans. Great smell when doing dishes. http://Www.toniscollection.com. I’ve been a yankee candle freak for a very long time. You can Google it. The Son of the Yankee creator has come out with his own line called KRINGLE and WOW!!! I have tried several candles and there is NO scent, whatsoever. And, this woman personally sends 40% of every sale to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Michael is actually partnering with son Michael Kittredge III “Mick” and has opened Kringle Candle Company. They make clean-burning, strongly-scented candles that are inexpensive (especially when on sale) for the quality and amount you get. Honestly, you will love the Gold Canyon candles. I used the oils I already had on hand, even better. Thanks for the post! Again, no throw. i was a yankee candle obsessed buyer for years but…”but” yankee candles don’t even have enough scent throw to scent my small bathroom let alone my small house! Suggested colors: white, ivory . Features. As they come out with new scents I buy them hoping the quality has come back, but it hasn’t. I SAY, OH NO IT DOESN’T!!!!! They’re from the original founder mike kittredge. I have been buying yankee candles since they have been out. I’ve tried Walmart Mainstays and no throw. They sell both wickless/flameless warmers and REAL candles and all of the glitzy, sparkly, blingy holders and decor to go with the candles, too. I know that fragrance is the most expensive ingredient in candles cause I make them for friends and family and to sell locally, but seriously, I cant sell candles for the price of a Yankee candle, but my candles have a beautiful throw. I have to say that i still believe that Bath and body works candles are far superior and cost less when you get the 2 for $20! I’ve swapped the bottles with new ones, and nothing changed. IF YOU WANTED TO SAVE MONEY, THAT WAS ” NOT THE WAY TO DO SO”!!!!!! Thankfully Yankee let me exchange a slightly burned candle. I am excited as they always held a little spot in my heart, and felt bad when they were slipping. He and his son have started to make candles again. When I first started to buy them, and no matter from which category – Fruit, Floral, Food & Spice, Fresh – they always filled my apartment like no other candle. Description Yankee Candle Buttercream Classic 22 oz Jar. But the scent didn’t travel! The minute I get up I light one, and any time that I am home, there is always one burning. Other options New from $25.28. The marketing isn’t as creative or lovely to look at, but at least I know that I will smell them. Most don’t realize that the original Yankee Candle owners sold the company a couple of years ago. Try it and you will be hooked! See there lam ass letter below to me. They are also inexpensive. I wish I had scene this blog a week ago. I emailed YC today about the problem. (Yankee type) Smells just like sweet vanilla buttercream frosting. But I completely agree something has happened in the last 4 years to Yankee quality. for an extremely upset, unsatisfied customer instead of losing my friends & family (ad well as myself) from ever purchasing your products again! I love the Holiday scents as well. Freedom candles? As a Yankee Candle collector, (over 600) I’ve also noticed the scent wasn’t what it used to be. The good news is I found a replacement for my candle fix…problem solved! They ran about $20 but I took my chance! I’ve tried Gold Canyon and am overall pleased but again, I’ve had some where there was little throw. I absolutely agree, Yankee Candle has gone downhill, fast! REALLY CRYING! I’ve just spent a fortune having to have my house redecorated and my health has suffered. I HAVE BEEN LIGHTING ALL MY CANDLES, ONE BY ONE AND “NO SCENT THROW WHAT SO EVER”!!!!!!!! I had to stop buying Yankee, more because of the lack of scent after it burns a little while. I’m too cheap to spend $25.00 on a candle, so I have never actually purchased a Yankee. I now know I’m not crazy. Try just 1 and you will be addicted (lol) thats how I became an Independent Demonstrator! I used to love Yankee candles and will admit, still buy if they are having a good sale or I have some coupons. Especially Maple Pancakes! It’s such a shame too, they still all smell good when you open the unburned jar and sniff, but there is no throw – no thank you! I AM NOT HAPPY! I haven’t had the time to devote to selling lately, but I order so much wholesale for myself, I’m still getting commission checks on just my sales. Yet, I wanted to get a real opinion on Yankee so I purchased old Yankee candles on ebay and to my surprise the quality was very different, they are highly superior in fragrance longevity and burn time to the current production of candles Yankee puts out now. You can also subscribe without commenting. The funny thing is that I was at the store returning my Sage & Citrus disappointment when they made this recommendation. I was a BBW fan for years but noticed the same scents I loved had began to loose their potency over the years, so I did some research.Turns out that BBW had enlisted the help of Salkin (spelling ?) I agree..there are some that are better than others. So, I guess I have learned that since both Yankee and BBW or I should saw White Barn (BBW Candle store name) are mass retailers its expected that quality is at best standard. Not affiliated with Tavern on the Green in Central Park in New York City, Yankee Candle Buttercream Classic 22 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Clean Cotton Classic 22 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Macintosh Classic 14.5 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Clean Classic Classic 14.5 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Lilac Blossoms Classic 22 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Macintosh Classic 22 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Buttercream Classic 14.5 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Midsummer's Night Classic 22 oz Jar, Yankee Candle Sun & Sand Classic 22 oz Jar. You are right about the sales though. This candle … The owner is also in the process of setting up an Esty Store Front, although both of these take time. Meaning that some candle scents will smell more than others. I too was a diehard Yankee Candle fan for years and years but started noticing the lack of smell a few years ago. I sell them now so I my Home always smells WONDERFUL! REST IN PEACE YANKEE CANDLE, I HOPE ONE DAY YOU WILL REINCARNATE INTO A “BETTER CANDLE COMPANY” THAT SELLS CANDLES AT A “NORMAL PRICE” AND “WE CAN ACTUALLY SMELL THEM”! They look almost identical to Yankee and the fragrance is what the Yankee Candle used to be. They burn all of the wax without leaving several inches of wax with the wick tunneling downward. I have been buying Yankee Candles for the past 11 years or so and YES they are NOT even CLOSE to what they used to be. I’m a big candle addict and I enjoy the more highly fragrant candles that fill a large room. Flashpoint: >200 °F One of the other ones I picked up was the YC pumpkin + cupcake swirl candle. no matter which one I burn it seems to have the same “general” scent nothing distinguishable, if I burn macintosh it does not smell like apples! Then I found Gold Canyon. They are called Tyler candles. Wow, I have had the same experience. I am wondering if they went the cheaper route so that they could get more sales from people who otherwise couldn’t pay higher prices for candles. Interesting reading all of these posts as I went on the internet tonight to try to find a site that rated by “throw” or “scent” so I can avoid buying anymore Yankees that don’t have decent throw. Send me the TYPE scents you like, and I’ll try to send you the right kind, as supply lasts. lol. Hello all! Jus latley I’ve seen simply home candles by yankee candles? Smelled nice cold. It was lit for 3 hours and spelt of nothing. I get to pick fancy or plain jars, my own colors and fragrances. What’s the difference as I’m confused! If you want the best scented candles that will make your entire home smell with wonderful things. The trick to no black jars is to keep candles out of draft, trim your wicks to a 1/4 inch after first burn and never blow out you candle wick dip it?? The new company charges the same price as before but the quality has gone way downhill. UGH! NONE OF YOU ARE WRONG. I have tried some B&BW candles, and they were extremely fragrant. They are expensive as well, but they actually smell really good and have a somewhat decent variety of scents. Later on I found out that Yankee Candle owned that company..?? (to me anywhere is better than China) pplus you can get with crackling wood wick and Slatkin/White Barn/ B&BW (glass made in China, but candle made in USA) those are the two more aromatic I have found. I have a pretty decent supply of sample tealights. I think Yankee smells the best and have been disappointed when i try other brands. Same, here! Package's will be mailed with a delivery confirmation #. I am really disappointed in them. I found an old Pumpkin candle in the back of one of my cabinets. They are great, love the Xmas and holiday scents. I lit it, and WOW! Never heard of them!!! andddd, their strength /ability to fill rooms with fragrance is HIGH. :/. I GOT, “NOTHING FROM HER AFTER THAT”! (NB the Vanilla Frosting is very similar). I yearn for the day Yankee candles lasted so long that they strength filled the entire downstairs of my home. Please ask any and all questions before buying. Will stick to soy candles from now on. They burn evenly and last a very long time. I ususally burn the tarts, however the tarts do not smell like the scent they are labeled to be. I called the store thinking they wouldn’t believe me or think my “taste of smell” was jut not good but she replaced all the candles and still nothing. I was excited to get it home to make my house smell nice and fresh. Three months later and we still have not received our refunds. While it still lacks, it does have a nice scent. I always figured a lot of what i “pay for” with Yankee is the R&D that goes into developing their scents. I am so disappointed in Yankee and do not want to give them my business any longer. It’s the truth! desserts, chocolate, pies, cakes,) etc. While the box was beautiful and sparkly, the candles have no scent. Wonder if anyone can help me also…. It’s a hit or miss with the fragrances lately. I cannot even smell the Black Coconut when I stand directly over it! I totally agree. The original inventor and owner of Yankee candle is Mike Kittredge. I RECENTLY PURCHASED $500.00 ON CANDLES,$340.00 ON CAR JARS,ROOM SPRAYS,CAR ULTIMATE JARS,SCENT OKUGS,SCENT PLUG REFILLS AND A WHOLE BUNCH OF CANDLE HOLDERS,CANDLE JEWELRY,CANDLE SHADES ETC…UGH. , Interesting take on it. I have Cinnamon Bun burning right now and my whole apartment smells wonderful. I’m excited to have found them. True fragrances that will make your house or office feel like home. It’s really hit or miss with BBW. So disappointing. Try their pumpkin one…it’s amazing! 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