Vendor Spotlight: Cindy Morris with Fine Creek Candles
Meet Cindy Morris, Owner of Fine Creek Candles. Her handcrafted candles smell amazing and are perfect as a welcome gift, favor, or a “just-because” gift!
What makes you or your business stand out and why should a couple hire you?
As a small local family owned business we have the time to give special attention to detail and the flexibility to meet our client’s needs. Our candles are all handmade with high quality and well-tested materials. We offer over 100 fragrances, many colors, and sizes as well as customization to meet our customer’s needs.
What’s a weird/unusual tip you tell your couples?
Don’t eat onions or garlic before the ceremony!
How did you get to where you are now?
We started with a desire to be able to work from home so I could be home with our children as much as possible. We took an idea and started from scratch. We put countless hours into perfecting our product and growing our business.
What’s something every couple should know before getting married?
Be willing to talk about anything and everything. Even when it is not easy, it pays off in the long run!
What’s your go-to spot to eat in RVA?
One of our all-time favorites is Greek Cuisine. The food is always amazing.
What did you want to be when you were little?
I wanted to be a teacher.
What was your first job?
My first job was a cashier at McDonald’s in Vermont.
What did you eat for breakfast this morning?
Eggs and bacon.
What do you like to do when you are away from work?
Spend time with my husband antique shopping, visiting restaurants, and breweries.
Where is your happy place?
My happy place is in my camper and at the beach!
What’s the coolest thing you’re working on now?
Decorating our new office.
What would be in your dream sandwich?
Peanut butter, jelly, and marshmallow fluff.
What about Nachos?
Pork BBQ, Coleslaw, BBQ Sauce, Cornbread, Baked Beans, and lots of cheese!
What’s your go-to dance move?
Probably best that I don’t!
To learn more about Cindy and the rest of the team at Fine Creek Candles visit their website!