Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

At Hōhepa Creative Works, a skilled and dedicated team makes the Hōhepa candles with creativity, love and care.

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

The Hōhepa Candle initiative was founded in the early 1980s at Hōhepa Clive. Now in the Napier CBD, Hōhepa Creative Works is a vibrant studio producing handmade quality products.


The candle making team produce natural products out of 100% locally sourced beeswax from Takapau Kintail Honey.


Beeswax is purifying and detoxifying for the air. We have developed an almost zero-waste work-process

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

Stylish Candles

Our stylised and funky range of candles include the star pyramid, star pillar, cone, egg, and bell candles.

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

Birthday Candles

Beautiful, fun, and colourful, our birthday candles are the perfect finishing touch to your cake.

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

Dinner Candles

Create an intimate candlelight atmosphere with our short or long dinner candles.

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles


Our globes come in a range of colours and styles, in both a small and medium size.

Hōhepa Hawke's Bay Candles

Cafe Candles

Our cafe candles provide a relaxing vibe - both emotionally and physically.

Since 2019 we have offered wax collection points for the public as an alternative of throwing wax in the rubbish. Sustainability is a core value at Hōhepa Hawke’s Bay and we are proud to do our bit in promoting sustainability and environmentally-friendly living at work.