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Arthur Court Designs Sea Horse Twisted Seagrass Placemats – set of 4
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Woven Wicker Rattan Wall Decor, Round Seagrass Boho Kitchen Decor, Minimalist Rattan Chargers & Placemats for Dining Table & Wall Art, Rattan Wall Decorative Basket
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35″” x 35″” Juneteenth by Synthia Saint James Canvas Art Print – Masterpiece Art Gallery
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Woven Bamboo Placemats, Set of 4 By Anthropologie in Blue Size SET OF 4
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Set of 4 Natalya Ikat Stripe Placemats Gray – Ballard Designs
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GULLAH DAYS: HILTON HEAD ISLANDERS BEFORE THE BRIDGE 1861-1956
carol&frank Josie Indigo Pillow
carol&frank Josie Indigo Pillow
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MASTER PIECE GATHERING GULLAH ISLANDS WALL ART, 30X40
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Set of 4 Woven Striped Placemats – Frontgate
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Sweetgrass Kite Earring
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‘Inspirations’ Sheer Scarf by Jonathan Green
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GULLAH CUISINE: BY LAND AND BY SEA
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Whitewash Wood Draped Bead 4 Light Chandelier by World Market
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GULLAH HOME COOKING THE DAUFUSKIE WAY: SMOKIN’ JOE BUTTER BEANS, OL’ ‘FUSKIE FRIED CRAB RICE, STICKY-BUSH BLACKBERRY DUMPLING, AND OTHER SEA ISLAND FAVORITES (PAPERBACK)
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Willow Row Multi Colored Ceramic Coastal Decorative Jar – Set of 2
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‘Southern Imagery’ Notecards by Jonathan Green
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Gullah Spirit: The Art of Jonathan Green
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MASTER PIECE LESSONS GULLAH ISLANDS WALL ART, 35X35
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Estaugh Ikat Black/Gray Indoor / Outdoor Area Rug Union Rustic Rug Size: Rectangle 8′ x 11′
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Suzanne Kasler Greek Key Sham – Ballard Designs
‘Inspirations’ Note Cards by Jonathan Green
‘Inspirations’ Note Cards by Jonathan Green

Alabama Luxury Candles and the Woman Behind The Scenes

Alabama Luxury Candles and the Woman Behind The Scenes 2

Brittney is a BSB who launched a business that creates calm, peaceful and even romantic environments. Her luxury candle company, Scents from Heaven, mirrors the name by providing candles with unforgettable scents to other Alabama belles. Learn more about this BSBs entrepreneurship journey and how candles have lit up her life.

Name:

Brittney Stallworth

Business Name:

Scents from Heaven

What You Provide:

Luxurious handmade soy massage oil candles

Where are you based?

Birmingham, Alabama

Why did you decide to start a business?

I was sitting at work one day and I heard God say “candles”. I jotted it down on a sticky note and continued to work. So after about a month I started researching candles and decided to move forward with the vision God had given me and start my own candle company.

What is your favorite client story?

I had a male customer tell me that when he comes home and his wife is burning my candles it creates a mood and experience for them; that really means a lot to me because I value marriage and to know that my candles are playing a part in happy marriages brings me great joy!

What is your website?

www.scentsfromheaven.storenvy.com

Who are some of your business idols?

Any woman who has successfully entered into the entrepreneurial realm and is dominating in her industry and making executive decisions and major moves is my idol.

Do you have any mentors?

I do not have any designated mentors, but I do have a business coach who I consult with from time to time. I also visit different conferences and seminars to gain knowledge and insight from different business strategist and business consultants.

What is your favorite thing about being southern?  

Our southern culture which includes our southern cooking and southern hospitality.

What is your favorite southern dish? Favorite? As in one?

I have so many: collard greens, cornbread dressing, squash casserole, pecan pie, macaroni and cheese, and the list goes on… lol

What is the most important thing you have done to build your business?

Instituted values and a standard of excellence into my business practices, to ensure that my customers get high-quality products.

What are your favorite southern brands?

I like so many different brands; especially clothing, home décor, and local restaurants.  

What is your favorite item or piece of clothing to wear/use while doing business?

My branded t-shirts!!! I’m such a girly girl, so I dress up my t-shirts with skirts, blazers, and chunky jewelry.

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Michiel Perry

Michiel is a Black Southern Belle living a lowcountry life. I love all things fashion, home decor and southern! When I am not running around doing fun stuff for Black Southern Belle, I live in antique stores and have a minor obsession with historic homes 🙂

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