The unity candle is a wedding ceremony tradition to symbolize the union of bride & groom and their families. The mothers usually light two taper candles and then the bride and groom use the taper candles to light the unity pillar candle to form one flame. This gorgeous Chelsea Unity Candle is wrapped with a beautiful satin band and topped with a lovely chiffon flower. Customize your wedding with beautiful chiffon flowers in 15 colors with the Chelsea Collection! Different-sized handmade flowers in 15 of the top wedding colors allows you to customize your wedding accessories in a whole new way. Base colors are available in white, ivory, or black. This smokeless and dripless candel is available in white or ivory.