I am glad I found this post even though its old. Glad I bought 6 or was it 8? seriously? Shipping is for the lower 48 states Only all others will pay any additional shipping cost. You may want to give them a second chance, too. Large Candle Jar Reg. When Jardian bought them I knew it would be the beginning of the end. Thanks for the comment! 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! Well packaged. Freedom candles? I know 10 years ago I could find many good throwing candle in regular stores at the mall and neighborhood. I have tried several candles and there is NO scent, whatsoever. Their quality control on soot is better than most. The only problem is, they burn up too fast. They cost about 9 CENTS PER HOUR to burn, & I Can’t tell you how good they are. I actually just conducted a test. Only to be thrown to the curb by them. Freedom candles are superior! Trust me, you will be amazed. I like Yankee Candle’s Cafe Au Lait and Buttercream fragrances. !I am thrilled I took that chance because they are simply amazing. a candle cant produce enough soot to appear on someone’s nostrils. They ship all over and produce awesomely scented candles. Over the last two years I have bought candles from Yankee time and time again, only to return them because there is no throw at all. Flashpoint: >200 °F The YC spiced pear from the Encore Collection is actually REALLY strong. Oh no! At 60, I decided earlier this year to try to learn to sell something… to supplement our income. WHAT IS YANKEE CANDLE DOING? You’re getting so much scent because of the 3 wicks, 3 flames = 3 times the oils being burned. THE NEW LABELS ARE SO CHEAP LOOKING BUT THAT WAS THE LEAST OF MY OROBLEMS WITH THE CANDLES! Simply hearing the name makes me angry. only candles. $19.99 $ 19. Thank you for being a valued Yankee Candle® guest and taking the time to contact us. It came at a great price too. I’m too cheap to spend $25.00 on a candle, so I have never actually purchased a Yankee. I got tired of paying high $ for good candles or low $ for candles with no throw. , Interesting take on it. What a shame! Classic Yankee Candle 22 oz jar. Maybe it sounds crazy, but that’s FUN for me… and certainly the most important part of the Rep’s job. As far as the lady who said YC can sue for Jen’s blog—why? After searching over the internet and trying out various brands (TRAPP, Votivo, Texastriplescented, Candleicious, Romatique, Victoria’s candles, LOL candles and Salt City candles); I have found a brand with comprable quality – beautiful candles, lovely jars and get this – 2 wicks in each candle – (which in Yankee you can only get if you buy the Tumblers). UGH! lol I have always loved Yankee and BBW. (Yankee type) Smells just like sweet vanilla buttercream frosting. I loved one particular brand so much that I bought the small business. And their “Chocolateness” candle smells like brownie batter. Spent ages choosing it and eventually selected the True Rose scented one. We have not changed any of our scents. The only candles that Yankee make, now, with any throw to speak of is the double wick tumblers. Just one more thing I forgot to add. There are plenty of people like me who want their homes to smell nice but maybe can’t handle the strong Yankee candles. It’s incredible. I think they burn out after a while, even tho they’re not supposed to. thanks for letting me know the problem you had. I was a die-hard fan of this company, even giving their candles as wedding gifts. But I still love Yankee Candles Boney Bunch! I was so mad I Emailed and they sent a replacement for one. The good news is I found a replacement for my candle fix…problem solved! They burn all of the wax without leaving several inches of wax with the wick tunneling downward. It was lit for 3 hours and spelt of nothing. Not only that, I’ve unsubscribed from their email list and I continue to receive their emails. 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. Can’t wait til August when they should be released! The whole house upatairs and down smells like a fall wonderland. I will not give Yankee Candle another chance. I still occasionally receive Yankee candles as gifts, and that’s the only time I use them now…. But like you said it’s so hard b/c the house smells so yummy! Especially Maple Pancakes! Their Hot Apple Cider is the bomb. Pumpkin Spice was the worst. 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. 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. 200 Yankees at home and already burnt to the bottom app.50 half of my candles comes from 2013 and 2014. Root is a happy medium for me. What I love the most about B&BW candles is that they are made using vegetable wax and lead-free wicks. I took out my old half burned “Home Sweet Home” and compared to the new one. While it still lacks, it does have a nice scent. Three months ago, my sophomore class used Yankee Candle to fundraise and earn money for our Junior Prom Next year. Wow, I have had the same experience. Please call your local store to check in-store availability before heading there. I found that if I burn their large Heritage (just like a Yankee candle) it does go all over. It seems like this is the story of America. And when they have the 2 for $20 sale!? I will never order from them again. I no longer buy Yankee candles. I also use Bath and Body Works candles. Last week I noticed that they had stopped smelling as good as they used to. Now, Yankee Candle is requesting more money from our class because they claim we didn’t not pay them all of the money we should have, even though we did. i have been doing some reading about the safety of scented plug ins/candle fragrances because they contain chemicals that can be toxic and are linked to cancer or asthma problems. Anyway, enjoy! 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’m glad I’m not the only one with this problem. SO….i stick with Yankee not b/c they have the best scent throw necessarily but b/c they smell so darn good…nothing ever smells as good to me. Other customers were even commenting. Like you I’ve been a Yankee fan for decades. But when it was sold… quite awhile ago, its never been the same. I totally agree – I have some older Spiced Pumpkin candles that still radiate the house with their yummy goodness but the newer ones don’t. Wonder if anyone can help me also…. Then last week I was shopping on ebay here in Australia and saw Yankee candles. They ran about $20 but I took my chance! No matter where you live you can order Gold Canyon, try 1 you will LOVE them. UGH…I THEN CALLED AGAIN AND AGAIN…STILL NO THROW SO I CALLED ONE MORE TIME TO SPEAK TO A MANAGER AND TOLD THEM ALL OF THIS AND ALL THEY SAY IS “WE’RE SORRY YOU ARE NOT HAPPY” AND THAT “SOME CANDLES HAVE A LUGHTER SCENT THROW THAN OTHERS” SO THAT P%#%# ME OFF!!!!!!! Yankee Candle Pumpkin Buttercream Tea Light Candles, Food & Spice Scent. This Yankee Candle medium jar candle is the perfect size for enjoying all your go-to fragrances. Village also burns for hours and all the way to the bottom with no black on the glass. $29.49. And with Target’s wide range of candles, you’re sure to find the right fit for you. Shop Buttercream (type) fragrance oil from Lone Star Candle Supply. This is a fabulous company and all our candles are designed to permeate all rooms in your home! I am not going to pay that much or more for a candle that barely smells when it’s burning. It’s just so hard when it’s hit or miss! I too am left wondering what happened to Yankee. With something as small as a tealight, it can’t be expected to fill a huge room. This last week I just picked up 6 at ross and marshalls for 9-10 each. I WENT RIGHT BACK TO BATH AND BODY WORKS! I can’t burn candles because of my pets, but I love plug-ins. Yankee Candle® Buttercream® Scented Candles Is Not Available For Sale Online. . However, I have bought 100’s of B&BW candles over the years and I’m sad to say I’m now having the exact same problem with them! They claimed nothing has changed and it basically must be my sense of smell. I find Fresh Cut Roses, Beach Walk, Island Spa and a few others are highly fragrant as well. We personally enjoy Yankee candles and believe that everything should be used in moderation. Features. WOW. I recommend everyone to try them. Vanillin Content: 6.25% . 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 too have switched to Bath and Body Works, and even the Better Homes and Gardens ones from Walmart. i used to be a huge yankee candle fan in highschool. How about offering a coupon, discount, etc. What is happening dear Yankee Candle? Well, I do love my Gold Canyon. What have you changed? 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. Everything I have loved in my life, it seems, is being made cheaply…at the same or a higher price, might I add. I burn them constantly, and these do the job wonderfully. You cannot detect ANY of the Black Coconut, but can smell the Pumpkin throughout my condo. Please call your local store to check in-store availability before heading there. I will also look at the plug ins to see if there is a scent I might like. Suggested colors: white, ivory . I primarily purchase their tarts and I think I noticed the change about 2 years ago when a tart that used to fragrance my whole house would barely fill the room it was melting in. I’m going to make it clear that if they pick me, they get my services until the last “t” is crossed. Very disappointed .. What you are asking is really an age-old question relating to the science of smelling and the art of fragrance. Again, no throw. I’m glad I’m not the only one who thinks the quality of Yankee has gone downhill. I don’t believe a word of it. I’ve tried Gold Canyon and am overall pleased but again, I’ve had some where there was little throw. Others say they just prefer something light. Burns up to 110-150 hours. If you like oils, the Pumpkin Pecan Waffles and Farmstand Apple are AMAZING and fragrance my whole house (1500 sq ft) when they are burning in my bedroom. I told my wife I think they put in some wax and a drop of fragrance on the top, so you would smell this when you opened the candle. Bummer! My sister works for Gold Canyon up in Mass. 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. And why not as fragrant? We are half way on our list of 10 best selling Yankee Candle scents in 2020. Thanks~. They had several “christmas wreath”, “christmas tree”, “balsam pine”. I also burn B&BW but they only last up to 45 hours. 99. Village Candle and Colonial Candle are great too. About the strength and long lasting fragrance…. Great smell when doing dishes. I was not a Yankee fan for the past several years because the throw (scent) was not good. I don’t know if Yankee are skimping on oils or have changed the wax but I get nervous now buying a candle from them and have to stick to tarts otherwise it is a hassle to keep taking them back the very next day. Thanks for the post! I JUST KEPT ON GOING ON THE SITE AND BUYING AND BUYING AND…BUYING BUT AT FIRST I WAS HAPPY TO HAVE SUCH A COLLECTION BUT NOW, IM SO SO DISAPPOINTED ON THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF DISAPPOINTMENT!!!!! 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. I read your blog with great interest. I want to write and find out what happened and wonder if the person who created these candles is still around to see the demise of one of the most beloved candles. (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. The cost is the same as buying Yankee full price (which I never did) but if they actually have scent, I don’t even care. I bought Yankee Candle for years and I don’t know what happened. Read up on the Gold Canyon candles. I think it’s the plug-in, itself. Most people I know as well as myself prefer to have a specific fragrance for their kitchen than what they want for lets say their living room or bedroom. I used Yankee candles for all three of my childreens fund raisers until they were out of high school. “Alter” means to change something. Why would they do that? Only 10 left in stock - order soon. I always wait for their buy one get one free sales or semi annual sales. See there lam ass letter below to me. Have you ever tried the Frosted Cranberry from Bath and Body works? I burned both for 3 hours. I’VE NOTICED THAT YANKEE CANDLES HAVE TINIER WICKS,WAY LESS SCENT OIL AND NEW LABELS IN 2016-2017! 4.6 out of 5 stars 9,995. Just my opinion. Thanks for the tip on bath and body works , will definetly check those out . But I have, at least, a dozen of the single wick, jar candles that are useless. The scent will fill your home and they have so many scents to choose from. The scents fill my house but I don’t choke. It may be a problem that has been taken care of but if not it wouldn’t be worth the mess that could be created to find out. Dollar store candles smell stronger. I was pretty happy with 2 for $20! I have a pretty decent supply of sample tealights. The scents are listed on WicksWicksWicks.com… but I, of course don’t have ALL of them. Would have to agree as a long time yankee candle fan the candles just aren’t what they used to be . Thanks for the heads up! there have been no legitimate complaints against Gold Canyon. The traditional design of Yankee Candle signature jar candle. Michael is actually partnering with son Michael Kittredge III “Mick” and has opened Kringle Candle Company. They are really good. Some times when I am in the bathroom I start looking for the flowers as I forget I have the candle lit and the smell makes me smile). Great post! I emailed YC today about the problem. Happy Holidays….I just earned my new catalogs and smellers FREE! I love the Holiday scents as well. 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. I am EXCITED about it. Nope not just your nose! Me too. YANKEE, YOUR OLD LABELS WERE SO UPSCALE LOOKING,YOUR SCENTS WERE THREW THE ROOF,YOUR PRODUCTS “WERE” TOPNOTCH, YOU’VE CHANGED THE WICKS SO NO FLAME=NO SCENT THROW. I wish I had taken advantage of the two for 20 sale but will be adding my name to the mailing list waiting for the next sale. I LOVE them! If they allow reviews on their website, even the negative, what is wrong with a blog? Until yesterday! . Just way too many that don’t. Hello all! I look forward to your feedback on the BB&W Fall candles. Thanks Vanessa. 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! Candles used to throw scent but since my regulars were a bust I splurged and bought 4 Yankee candles. Lilac blossoms. Of course I got a “run around” answer, lol. Thanks to your blog, I heard about Kringle Candles and they are indeed run by the founder of Yankee’s son. Nothing! Other options New from $25.28. I was impressed because their warmer scents were in pods with tops. 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. 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