What shall I give my Mother for Christmas? Michael, at age 16, melted some crayons in a milk carton and began Yankee…More Candle. He started out in his parent's home in South Hadley, then Holyoke, and now is based in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, with shops all over the world. There are over 130 company owned shops and his candles are found in over 12,500 other businesses.</p>
<p>The Farmington Yankee Candle shop is in Westfarms Mall. It is located in the lower level by Center Court. They offer jar candles, pillars, tapers, votive candles, tea light candles, aromatherapy and candle accessories.</p>
O'Reilly's Irish Gifts 248 Main St, Farmington, CT06032 The largest Irish and Celtic store in the nation is found right here in Farmington at O'Reilly's Irish Gifts, on Main…More Street near the historic town center. Owner Luana Sergio Berardelli says her store offers a little bit of Ireland, but inside you find a whole lot of the Emerald Isle represented. Belleek pottery, Waterford crystal, Guinness products and logowear, intricate lace, beautifully framed Irish landscapes, woolen sweaters, scarves and socks, Irish teas, jams and biscuits, shamrock-themed gifts, and Christmas ornaments are all found here. The flags outside the quaint red shop wave you in, and you will find treasures in each and every unique room, with even more items on the second floor. Contact Luann for special events featuring guest artisans demonstrating crafts and pottery, as well as special orders and custom pieces. O'Reilly's sister store, Celtica, is in New Haven.