Tag: luxury candles
Here are my latest discoveries, with two of them being candles. Please bare with me as I am trying to describe the scents in more ways than just “I love it so much” . After all, I am no Tania Sanchez or Luca Turin.
Jo Loves kindly sent me 2 ml samples of their fragrances when they’ve just launched, and, as you would expect, they are divine.
I would love to have this fragrance, as well now. It is light and fresh rose scent, and I think that a lot of people would enjoy it. It is simple, elegant and not overwhelming, just like all Jo’s creations. The lemon leaves bring a touch of zest-ines (I know it’s not even a word) and balances the rose well. I have a small candle but it throws enough fragrance to fill in even a
I have already posted about Jo Malone, Diptyque and Malin + Goetz candles sets, and here are more sets worth our attention.
SKANDINAVISK Jul candle set, £55 from Selfridges
These look absolutely incredible, and who would say no to the Scandinavian vibe? You get four 55 g candles. I need.
I like NEOM as a brand, and their candles are really cool, too. This Christmas they’ve prepare two scents which can be bought separately or together, as a set. Christmas Wish (mandarin, cinnamon & tonka bean) and
The best thing about all the Christmas collections is the amount of the amazing candle sets that are available for a good price. This year I am loving the sets from Jo Malone, Malin+Goetz and Diptyque.
Malin + Goetz The Votive Collection Six-Piece Set, $100 from Saks
Jo Malone London Five-Piece Miniature Candle Set, $100 from Saks
Dear Father Christmas,
Here is what I want as a stocking filler for the holidays. I have been a
almost good girl! Love, Marina.
Feu de Bois: the warm, familiar, sophisticated accord of rare woods throughout the long winter days.
Opopanax: extracted from the bush of Persia, the resin is captivating and enigmatic by the balsamic notes.
Ambre: a warm and elegant procession of the woods vetiver and patchouli, enhanced with the radiant aniseed, insolent spices, mysterious incense, citrus and Tonka bean.
Pomander: reminiscent of a Christmas orange sprinkled with cloves and cinnamon.
Genevrier: a woody
When I’ve asked for a readers’ feedback several months ago, I was actually surprised that so many of you said that you love my candle posts. Also, a lot of you asked for the links to the shops where you can get the products. So, from now on I will be posting those*
This is why I’ve decided to write a feature about my current top three candles. Here we go…
Jo Malone Red Roses Candle (review)
My rose scented product obsession is well know. And Jo Malone’s Red Rose range is