Daiyo

Sumac Wax Japanese Candles, No. 5

$ 26

Using a special technique called “Tegake,” a master craftsman hand-crafts each beautiful candle by only using 100% all-natural materials.

“Tegake” is a special technique used master-craftsman, by applying wax to the wick by hand, and then drying it, and then applying more wax again, over and over until the candle is complete. Made with 100% natural sumac HAZE (pronounced hah-zay) wax, a type of scarce wax found only in East Asia.  Because the candles are made from 100% natural materials, they tend to create very little soot and odor when extinguished, and the flame tends to burn with a larger flame and burns stably as well compared to the standard western candles.

    Daiyo

    With a hundred years of history behind them, DAIYO is committed to make genuine Japanese candles with 100% vegetable wax. Established in Shiga prefecture in 1914, DAIYO candles are handcrafted by artisans using a traditional technique called “Tegake.” “Tegake” is a procedure in which the wax is applied on the wick with bare hands and dried, with the process being repeated several times--in candles made by using Tegake, you can see the number of layers around the wick. With conditions such as atmosphere, temperature, and even physical and mental condition of the craftsman affecting the application of the wax, it is crucial to be in the “now” when making candles using Tegake. It takes about 10 years to become a veteran craftsman of Japanese candles, signifying the ability to manage a variety of situations and make candles of consistent quality--it is through these techniques that DAIYO makes their candles. By using all natural material, the flames of their candles burn stably and beautifully, without excess dripping wax, and are earth friendly as well.

     

    Sumac Wax Candles, No. 5

    Dimensions
    • 6.1" H

    Materials
    • Sumac (HAZE) Wax
    • Rush Weed
    Washi-Paper
    Silk Fiber

    Burn Time
     105 min  

     Origin
    Shiga, Japan

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