Brand & Iron is a candle company based out of Vancouver. Started by Jordan Derhouson while he recovered from a liver transplant due to a rare genetic disorder, Brand & Iron was never intended to be much other than a creative outlet to pass time during his lengthy recovery. With an initial focus on leather goods, Jordan made everything from key chains to tote bags. Candles were a small part of the line, but with unique scents and a clean burn, Brand & Iron quickly became a popular candle brand, now employing four people alongside Jordan.
We are taking the show on the road! Beginning August 8th, we will be joining local artisans monthly at the Yonge Eglinton Centre with a selection of our houseplants and locally made home goods.
You will find us at the Yonge Eglinton Centre, 2300 Yonge Street (concourse level) on the following dates:
August 8 - 10
September 12 - ...
When you open a store, one of the most difficult tasks you will encounter is thinking of a name. You make a list and bounce name ideas off family and friends. One by one that list gets whittled down to one. If you are lucky. Our move to Moss Park meant moving into the historic centre of Toronto, the former town of York. As we researched the neighbourhood, a name reflective of the people who built the area we know today materialized.