Owner + Maker
Joyaa, a millennial originally from Chicago, IL now residing in Houston, TX is an IT Project Manager by day and Chandler by night, although her most fulfilling and rewarding job is being a Mother. Joyaa began making candles as a hobby but that soon developed into a business. Her Love of luxury candles, along with the opportunity to create them through the joining of art and science is how the Joe + Monroe candles came to be.
Joe + Monroe
Paying homage to both her grandfather (Joe) and her daughter (middle named Monroe) both of whom serve as monumental and inspiring people in her life; the Joe + Monroe brand was created.
We started making the products we wanted to see in the world and we did this with an uncompromising approach to sustainability.
Joe + Monroe candles are individually hand poured and made with a luxurious vegan blend of natural apricot and coconut wax. Our candles are infused with essential oils that are sourced from all over the world. Providing an environmentally clean burn, our candles are gluten free, toxin free, paraben free, phthalate free.