Your Christmas Candles Sorted (Epic Post, Get Comfy)

Your Christmas Candles Sorted (Epic Post, Get Comfy)

I’ve got about a million amazing candles to talk about this year, but I thought I’d start off with my carefully selected …
The Candle of the Perfume I’m Banned from Mentioning…

The Candle of the Perfume I’m Banned from Mentioning…

This candle shoots straight to the very top of my favourites list; the scent is supremely sexy. I adore Bottega Veneta’s Eau de …
Turning Bad Habits into Business Ventures: Mrs Todd’s Candles

Turning Bad Habits into Business Ventures: Mrs Todd’s Candles

Currently scenting my latest rented holiday “barn” (aka “four tiny rooms-with-annoying-feature-beams”): Mrs Todd’s Figs in the Forest candle. It’s absolutely beautiful; green …
Cire Trudon Positano Candle: Summer in Your House

Cire Trudon Positano Candle: Summer in Your House

  One for those who want to skip past spring and head straight into summer: the Positano candle by Cire Trudon and Giambattista Valli. …
Jo Malone: My Wanderlust Collection

Jo Malone: My Wanderlust Collection

I think that the new collection from Jo Malone is just lovely; it’s called My Wanderlust and the scent combinations have been inspired …
l’Occitane and the Mysterious Woman of Arles…

l’Occitane and the Mysterious Woman of Arles…

l’Occitane have launched their winter fragrance, Arlésienne, and I have to tell you that I know more backstory on this fragrance than …
For Candle Connoisseurs: Under Milk Wood

For Candle Connoisseurs: Under Milk Wood

This is the first of what will no doubt be a whole slew of candle-related posts; it’s getting nearer to Christmas and I’…
Kukui: Luxury Twigs and Easy Home Fragrancing

Kukui: Luxury Twigs and Easy Home Fragrancing

I’ve just been trawling my website archives for mentions of Connock London and their beautiful body range: I can hardly find a thing! …
The Pillow Spray for Instant Deep Sleep.

The Pillow Spray for Instant Deep Sleep.

I have a proper thing for This Works’ original Deep Sleep Pillow Spray. I get twitchy without it. It sends me into the kind …
The Silk Blossom Candle: Flower Fairies and Summery Daydreams

The Silk Blossom Candle: Flower Fairies and Summery Daydreams

I didn’t think that I’d like the Silk Blossom scent, at first; but then I had to tell my self not to …
Must-Have Candle of the Season (with hidden bugs!)

Must-Have Candle of the Season (with hidden bugs!)

It takes quite a lot to get me excited about a candle but this new release from Jo Malone is really worth taking a …
Massage Candles: Do Not Share

Massage Candles: Do Not Share

Now here’s a concept that on paper seems completely unessential: a candle that, when melted, doubles up as a massage oil. It’s …
Luxury Home Fragrancing for Candle-Phobes

Luxury Home Fragrancing for Candle-Phobes

I’m with you, candle-phobes. Much as I love a gorgeously-scented jar of wax burning away in the corner, I do find that I …
Packing Away the Christmas Candles…

Packing Away the Christmas Candles…

We have finally taken the Christmas tree down (late due to laziness, not through any particular sense of sentiment or nostalgia) and packed away …