JOURNAL: LIVE IN LITE

Neighborhood Jasmine

Neighborhood Jasmine

Spring came early to Los Angeles this year. As soon as the temperatures rise, the city boasts an abundance of beautiful blossoms. Bougainvillea bursts from hedges, the citrus trees tucked... Read More

Plants in the home

Greening the home for comfort, decor and earthly energy is a must for any nature lover.  It's even better when you can incorporate some plants to help assist with air quality.... Read More
Plants in the home
Sage: Ignite Positivity

Sage: Ignite Positivity

We are preparing for the holidays and the New Year by burning LITE+CYCLE’s limited edition Sage Candle religiously.  All through the holiday chaos right through January. Ignite a positive spirit. Sage plants... Read More

Fall Winter Reads

It's that time again where we love to get cozy and read more books then usual. Nesting in the coolness of Autumn through Winter.Here is our reading list for this Season.... Read More
Fall Winter Reads
For the Love of Color

For the Love of Color

Pondering the alluring tonal zeitgeist  of the instagram starts made us appreciate the bold, carefree, playful work of Vera Neumann. We came across her work at a recent show at Alexander Gray in... Read More

Spring Launch

A CANDLE IS NOT ALWAYS JUST A CANDLE When we set out to answer your requests to put our candles into vessels. We had some parameters. 1. The packaging must... Read More
Spring Launch

Autumn Light

Along with Autumn comes less daylight hours, this Fall LITE+CYCLE is supporting the work of Solar Electric Fund. Fostering better lives with an infinitely renewable resource, SELF empowers communities around the globe by providing energy and light with solar power.

Summer Haze

Along with Summer comes lots of different smells! Blooms open, cities cook and we all glisten (pillar candles sweat too). LITE+CYCLE takes things slower all Summer. While winding down our... Read More
Summer Haze
Art + Smoke

Art + Smoke

A recent trip to The Chicago Art Institute led me to this little piece of surrealist art by Austrian artist Wolfgang Paalen. The piece made in 1938 is entitled L'Autophage (Fulgarites). Fumage... Read More

Nixon / Lite+Cycle

So great to have Nixon over for a visit and to reveal a little of our process, and the madness that goes along with being a small operation with a lot... Read More
Nixon / Lite+Cycle