Flame Noir Candle Co. is an online soy candle boutique business operating as a DBA under the Vault of Wonders LLC. Established by Jennifer in 2016, Flame Noir offers hand-poured, small-batch candles, wax melts, and room sprays that are inspired by classic detectives. Flame Noir’s mission is to create unique, vintage-styled scents that reflect the era in which each detective operated with the goal of creating an immersive sensory experience.
Flame Noir Candle Co.’s dedicated customer base includes some of today’s most exciting crime fiction writers, several crime & detective genre TV series runners, mystery theater production staff, and other creative professionals working within the genre’s literature, television, theater and movie industries. In addition, Flame Noir has found success with vintage lifestyle lovers, Film-Noir buffs and bloggers, law-enforcement officers, historical preservation societies, vintage boutique businesses and a host of individuals around the globe who are either fans of the detective genre, or love the original, vintage-styled scents that Jennifer creates by hand from her extensive research into the colognes and perfumes that were popular from the late Victorian through Mid-Century eras.
Flame Noir has been featured more than once in Pursuit Magazine, (the magazine of professional investigators), and operates a successful website and Etsy shop.