We were out looking for a housewarming gift for a friend, and spotted these chalkboard candles at our favorite go-to gift shop, Asrai Garden. Our friend is a minimalist, and really only likes the necessities in her home. So we thought this concept is great - not only does it make a great housewarming gift, but it will also have a function once the candle is gone.We see this being used as a pencil or make-up brush holder. It would also work great at the landing strip – takes up very little space and provides a spot to jot down some notes on your way out the door.
The Mine Chalkboard Candles are handpoured,100% pure soy wax. They come in several different scents, in a ceramic green or black chalkboard container (three pieces of chalk included). Ours cost $28, but we also found them online for less here and here.
Rachel is an Chicago-based architect and LEED Accredited Professional. When she's not designing homes, she enjoys spending her free time traveling, gardening, and playing with her french bulldog.
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