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Ha-ze Sumac Japanese Candles {size #1, box of 8}

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$ 15.00 USD

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Ha-ze (pronounced "hah zay") is a kind of Japanese lacquer tree that only grows in Japan and the wax squeezed from its wooden fruit has been used to make Japanese candles since the ancient times. Candles made with Ha-ze wax is considered most prized for Japanese traditional candles "wa-rousoku".

Ha-ze lacquer tree seed wax candles sticks are handcrafted by artisans using 100% sustainable plant-based ingredients with traditional techniques in Shiga prefecture by Daiyo established in 1914. These candles give very little soot with almost no drip and the flame tends to be bigger and brighter than modern paraffin candles.
No additives, sustainable, vegan and earth friendly. Sold in a box of 8 small candle sticks. Each candle stick has a small hole at the bottom and it needs to be used on the right size candle stand with a stick that is specially made for Japanese candles. These candles work with candle stand size SMALL (Koma Small, Ceramic Candle stand, Cast Iron Candle Stand with handle, etc)

*Packaging has been changed from the previous yellow box to the grey box.


Measurements: Candle (Each, Approx): 7.5cm long, thickness at the bottom: 9mm  / 8 candles in a box
Material: 100% Ha-ze tree seed wax 
Burn Time: 30 minutes each. (approx)
Handcrafted in Japan.

Candle stand does NOT include. You will need to use candle stand for Japanese candles
Best matching size candle stands for these candles are:
Cast Iron Square Black Candle Stand Small
Ceramic Square Candle Stand
Cast Iron Candle Stand with a handle
Glass Candle Stand

See 100% ha-ze candles in other sizes -->

 

Orders are shipped from Mashiko, Japan using Japan Post mail services. You may select your preferred way of shipping - you will see the shipping options with cost and time estimate upon checkout or at shipping calculator which appears at the bottom of the cart page. (*Temporarily we are unable to ship to certain countries as international mail services are suspended due to COVID-19.)

See here for the full information on shipping.

Shipping cost is determined by weight of the package and destination and it depends on the shipping option you select.

Orders are typically shipped within 1-5 business days of your purchase.

 

SHIPPING: UNITED STATES & AUSTRALIA

Currently EMS and Airmail services with Japan Post are suspended since April due to COVID-19 so we are temporarily shipping with either of the following options:

Yamato Transport*: 1-2 weeks / Starts from $27
International Parcel by Sea/Surface: About 2 months (it can take over 3 months to the US) / Starts from $19

*You may be collected custom fee upon arrival of package and this is responsible of the customer not Uguisu.
*There are certain items that can not be sent by Yamato Transport such as tea and aroma mist.

 

SHIPPING: CANADA & MEXICO

Registered Airmail: 5-15 Business Days / Starts from $7
EMS: 5-7 Business Days / Starts from $20

SHIPPING: EUROPE*

Registered Airmail: 5-15 Business Days / Starts from $7
EMS: 5-7 Business Days / Starts from $22

*You may be collected custom fee upon arrival of package and this is responsible of the customer not Uguisu.

Returns Policy

We will only provide a refund in the event of damaged or defective items that we cannot replace. If you wish to return or exchange an item you must first contact us within 7 days of arrival by email at hello [at] uguisustore.com

We will not be able to accept return or exchange of items if contacted after 7 days of arrival, so please make sure to open the package and check the contents as soon as the package arrives.

All customers are responsible for shipping costs as well as duties on all returned items. We can not refund shipping if the package has already been shipped.

When the package for your order gets returned to us after no re-delivery is arranged when you needed to, we can resend you the package but you will need to pay for the postage again. If you choose to cancel the items, we can refund the amount for the purchased items but not the postage as it has already been shipped and is totally non-refundable.