Blog giveaway 2013: Wicks and Willow

// Author: Courtney // 25 Comments


This giveaway has ended and the entries are closed. Thanks to all who entered!

Hey, y’all – it’s Courtney writing this morning. It’s my first post here at Invision! I’m so happy to be involved in the blog giveaway! As promised last week, we have our first giveaway ready to go, just for you! Today, we are happy to feature one of our favorites, Wicks and Willow from Melissa Johnson Warnke in Montgomery, Ala.

Melissa specializes in vintage-inspired hand-poured teacup and mason jar candles made with all-natural, environmentally friendly soy wax. They make perfect gifts with each candle wrapped and presented beautifully. My personal favorite are the mason jars in your favorite team’s colors. They make a lovely and unique hostess gift and a wonderful, personalized bridesmaid gift. And tell me, what southern gal doesn’t love a good mason jar?

Candles come in nineteen colors and twelve yummy scents such as Vanilla Buttercream, Pear Berry, Red Currant, Fresh Cotton and Lavender. Melissa can ship the candles anywhere in the world and even offers free order pick-up and delivery for locals.

So, in honor of all the excitement happening around here at Invision Events, Wicks and Willow is giving one lucky reader a custom mason jar candle for up to six of her bridesmaids! And don’t worry, we won’t say anything if you sneak one for yourself!

To enter, here’s what we need you to do:

  1. Must like the Invision Events page on Facebook.
  2. Must like the Wicks and Willow page on Facebook.
  3. Leave us a comment letting us know that you did #1 and #2 and what you like about the candles.

Want to earn a few more entries? You can get those by:

  1. Follow us both on Twitter @InvisionWedding and @WicksandWillow.
  2. Follow us on Pinterest @InvisionWedding.
  3. Share the link to the giveaway via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and/or Google+ and include the hashtag #invisionwedding for one additional entry each. Leave a comment letting us know you did so.

Now for the rules:

Open to any and all legal residents of the United States age 18 years or older. No purchase necessary. Giveaway begins on January 7, 2013 at 9:00 AM CST and end on January 13, 2013 at 11:59 PM CST. Maximum of seven entries per person. Winners will be selected by random number generation from and will be notified via email.

Thanks for entering and good luck! XOXO, Courtney


  1. Tedra - January 7, 2013 2:42 pm

    I did #1 and #2. I love the idea of candles in tea cups and mason. Its such a unique and creative idea. Not only is it a candle but a nice decorative item.

  2. jeniece - January 7, 2013 3:00 pm

    I did #1 and #2 i love the candles in the mason jar. But i do love all of them.

  3. Alice - January 7, 2013 4:22 pm

    I did #1. #2, Melissa makes such an awesome product! I bought some of her tea cup candles for Christmas, and the recipients were so excited! Also, they smell as wonderful as they look! :)

  4. Tiffany - January 7, 2013 4:24 pm

    #1 and #2 done. I love the idea of a candle in a Mason jar and the number of color/scent options!

  5. ECV - January 7, 2013 4:29 pm

    Both one and two completed. I love these candles because they are soy and bc of the special fragrances available, not to mention the possibility of the candle being in a tea cup with a saucer. In some instances I might like the more casual mason jar candle!

  6. Marissa Brown - January 7, 2013 10:06 pm

    The mason jars would add a nice touch to make a home feel warm and comfortable. I LOVE the tea cups; they remind me of living in England, very posh! I did #1, #2 and I am following InvisionWedding and Wicks and Willow on Pinterest!!

  7. Allison Crumpton - January 8, 2013 9:53 am

    Both 1 and 2 completed!! I’ve heard several friends rave about these adorable candles! Love love love the teacups!

  8. Christina McMullen - January 8, 2013 3:47 pm

    #1 and #2 done on facebook. Also following @InvisionWedding and @WicksandWillow on twitter AND following InvisionWedding on Pinterest. I love the candles! They should be a staple for every southern gal’s home. I’m getting married in August and my bridesmaids would be trilled to receive these unique gifts. And what do you know, I have exactly 6 bridesmaids!

    • Courtney - January 8, 2013 8:16 pm

      Christina, these would be so perfect for your bridesmaids! The best part? Even if you don’t win they are a very affordable personalized gift for a bride-on-a-budget…$12 each! Thanks for checking us out on Twitter and Pinterest!

  9. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:35 pm

    Liked Invision Events on FB!


  10. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:36 pm

    Liked Wicks and Willow on FB!


  11. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:37 pm

    I love mason jars and love the candles in the mason jars!


  12. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:38 pm

    Following Invision Wedding and Wicks & Willow on Twitter!



  13. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:45 pm

    Following Invision Wedding on Pinterest!

  14. Kaitlin Boles - January 10, 2013 1:51 pm

    Shared on FB!


  15. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:26 pm

    I love these candles because they are in mason jars and I have country home that they would be perfect in.

  16. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:27 pm

    I like the Invision Events page on Facebook.

  17. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:28 pm

    I like the Wicks and Willow page on Facebook.

  18. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:29 pm

    I Follow both on Twitter @InvisionWedding and @WicksandWillow.

  19. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:29 pm

    I Follow you on Pinterest @InvisionWedding.

  20. Cindy Brickley - January 10, 2013 8:30 pm

    I shared the link to the giveaway via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and included the hashtag #invisionwedding

  21. Ashley Robbins - January 13, 2013 1:54 am

    These candles are such a great idea for Bridesmaid gifts! And I LOVE the cute jars they come in!

    I completed 1, 2, 3 and 1, 2, 3 (Twitter) for the extras.

  22. Mary Hall - January 13, 2013 7:08 am

    I liked the Invision Events page and entered all the Blog Giveaways…..Your ideas and so unique and I’m excited that you are so close to Columbus, GA! I’ve completed 1,2, and 3!

  23. Kelly Johnson - January 13, 2013 9:38 pm

    Love these! Like both pages!

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