Welcome to Better Things Ahead!

We are a proudly small and independent lifestyle shop full of beautiful things for natural living — we carry a well-curated assortment of candles, home decor, textiles, artwork, apothecary, and more. We believe changing the world starts at home and that every space can become a sanctuary, no matter the size.

We're so happy you're here.

Gifting is our love language.

All of our gorgeous products can be sent directly to your loved ones. Simply add items to your cart, leave a gift note in the box provided, enter your recipient's address and we will do the rest! We help take the stress out of thoughtful gifting.

Free Shipping

Use code "SHIPFREE" on all orders 49+ in North America!


Our candles feature 100% Soy + Coconut Wax, essential-oil based fragrances, and cotton wicks.

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Every time you purchase from a small business, a real person does a happy dance!