2738-CON-100

Self-Extinguishing Coil Candle

By Candle by the Hour

Starting at $27.95

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This innovative, coiled beeswax candle used to be known as a “courting candle.” Back in the 1600’s, protective parents used coiled candles to limit the amount of time prospective suitors could spend with their daughters. We did away with the outdated ritual, but kept the beautiful design. The cotton wick burns 20 minutes per every inch that you pull through the clip. You set the time, and then it’ll actually go out by itself.

  • Materials: Beeswax candle, cotton wick, metal base
  • Care: Trim wax in between use, wipe dust with damp rag when not in use
  • Includes: One candle, metal base with self-extinguishing clip
  • Instructions: Feed the end of the pliable candle into the clip, candle will burn for 20 minutes per inch of candle above the clip, up to three inches at a time. When the candle burns down to the wick, it will self-extinguish
  • Burns 20 minutes per inch
  • Orders of multiple candles or refills may ship separately with no additional charge
  • Made in Vietnam
  • Dimensions: 48 Hour Vertical: 8.8" x 3.3" x 3.3" diameter; 48 Hour Horizontal: 6.9" x 6.9" x 3.5" diameter; 80 Hour Vertical: 10.6" x 5" x 5" diameter; 80 Hour Horizontal: 7.8" x 8" x 4.6" diameter
  • Weight: 2 lbs

To Go With Self-Extinguishing Coil Candle

93 Reviews (4.2 out of 5 Grommets)

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Classy

2/21/2018 by Keith

Gave it as a gift and it was received with gratitude

5

Unique gift

2/19/2018 by NevadaShaun

I gave these candles to my wife and daughter in law for Valentine’s Day. They both loved them and stop in their tracks to start the candles. The mechanism is well made and should last a lifetime. Go for it and watch the smiles.More > < Less

5

Love it.

2/16/2018 by Johnice

Exactly what I was looking for!

5

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2/16/2018 by William

My wife loves candles & this candle is very unusual & but also very nice.

5

Candle by the hour

2/14/2018 by Richard

A must buy for candle lovers. We bought the
Horizontal candle and could not be happier.

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About Candle by the Hour

“Self-Timed” Beeswax Candles

This coiled beeswax candle lets you set how long it burns. The wick burns 20 minutes per every inch that you pull through the clip, then it’ll put itself out. Its beeswax and cotton wick is eco-friendly, too.

The design was part of the 1600s dating scene. Known as a “courting candle”, protective parents would light one to limit the time prospective suitors could spend with their daughters.

Our culture did away with the outdated ritual, but Candles by the Hour kept the beautiful, self-extinguishing design.