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Fortnum & Mason Candle Room

Total eye candy post. I popped into Fortnum’s for a meeting last week and had my first proper look at the Candle Room. Sigh. Every…

Candle of the Week. Timothy Dunn Arabian Fig – and a …

Four score and twenty years ago – a woman in red married a cute floppy-haired musician in West London.  OK – 18 years ago. Just setting…

Candle of the Week. Aromatherapy Associates Fragranced Candle Duo.

Candle of the Week is this GORGEOUS duo from Aromatherapy Associates. Containing Relax and Comfort – both natural wax candles burn for 20 hours and…

Candle of the Week – Diptyque Vetyver

When looking for this week’s candle it did occur to me that I should possibly re-name this ‘Diptyque Candle of the Week’ such is the ridiculous amount…

Candle of the Week – Cire Trudon Spiritus Sancti

There are few things I love more than a candle. Especially a candle that smells of Church. A full-on Orthodox-incense-waving-everywhere Church. The turn of the…

OSKIA Signature Glow Facial & Skin Smoothing Massage Candle

I didn’t go into the beauty business expecting to be paid for reviewing and trialling facials and treatments. It just organically happened. In a really…

Diptyque Christmas

I’m a Diptyque fanatic. I trained in the brand and sold them when I worked at Space over 10 years ago and it has stayed…

A fragrant arrival in Chiltern Street – Cire Trudon Boutique Opening

This week I was invited to the opening of the divine new Cire Trudon boutique in Chiltern Street. Cire Trudon is the oldest candle maker…