- October 2, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
DENVER (KDVR) — Tucked away in East Washington Park, you will find Grandma Maggie hard at work.
Maggie Farley applies labels to hand-poured candles for her boss — who’s also her granddaughter.
“Being a part of the business is a lot of fun. It’s fun because it just starts going,” Grandma Maggie said.
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Her granddaughter, Dajsa Farley, is the CEO of Vine Street Collection. The business started back in 2019.
“Once I started pouring, I knew I wasn’t going to walk away from it,” Dajsa said.
“There was a layoff,” Dajsa said. “It had been something I wanted to do for quite some time.”
It was a passion that grew — and Grandma Maggie, who lives with her granddaughter, joined the operation.
She recalled when candles first came into her life.
“Many years ago, when my now 70-year-old son was born, a friend of mother’s told her to tell me she lit a candle…