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Fri 02.05

Jimmy Jane Ember Massage Candle

Spice up your Valentine’s Night with this very sexy and ingenious candle from Jimmy Jane. The candle comes in a holder with a pour spout, when the candle wax melts it becomes a massage oil that pours onto the body. I told you it was sexy!! My first question was, “Ouch! Isn’t it hot?” But … Continue reading Jimmy Jane Ember Massage Candle

Wed 01.27

Godiva Launches Candles

I live a handful of blocks from a Godiva shop and it’s a near-daily struggle to restrain myself from their decadent, smooth, chocolaty goodness (and those chocolate-dipped strawberries!). I’m not saying that candles could ever, ever, EVER be a substitute for chocolate which has forever been my weakness, but if they could the just-launched ones … Continue reading Godiva Launches Candles

Mon 01.18

Alexa Rodulfo Candles

Note to reader: I take candle recommending very seriously. These are, after all, scents designed to rub my olfactory bulbs the right way. So it’s with a heartfelt two thumbs up that I endorse Alexa Rodulfo‘s decadent new candle collection. The quintet of scents–Bois D’Alexa, Bois Sauvage, Bois Blanc and Bois D’Amour–are the brainchild of … Continue reading Alexa Rodulfo Candles

Mon 12.28

Upper Canada Soap Aroma Cocktails

Upper Canada Soap has just come-out with some cocktail inspired waterbead diffusers that come in drink-inspired packaging. It’s kind of ironic that I love these because I’m not a big drinker at all (except if the drink involves champagne…), but I will so be displaying one of these diffusers come New Year. I’ve actually added … Continue reading Upper Canada Soap Aroma Cocktails

Wed 12.16

New from Dermalogica

About two weeks ago Dermalogica had a little event in their new Soho boutique and I was able to check-out some of their recently launched products. Prior to going to the store I had actually never tried anything from the line, but I was super impressed by how knowledgeable the staff was. One of their … Continue reading New from Dermalogica

Tue 12.15

DayNa Decker Holiday Buys

It’s impossible to be on the beauty floor at Bergdorf Goodman and not be drawn to the DayNa Decker section. The beauty maven and former Ford model has one of the most enticing lines of bath and body products, along with a variety of very distinctive candles. I’m loving their Botanika collection for holiday because … Continue reading DayNa Decker Holiday Buys

Wed 07.01

Life: A New Range from Space NK

I have to preface this post by saying that there are incredible markdowns going on right now on Space NK products. Candles are on sale for less than $10 at their namesake locations, at Bloomingdale’s, and online (they’re not in a special sale section so just got to Space NK-branded product section and browse!). Space … Continue reading Life: A New Range from Space NK

Wed 04.08

Healthy, Natural Candles

I’m a candle fanatic. Absolutely love having a burning candle near me when I’m home (even though nearly all my furniture is very modern and made from big, heavy wood so I’m always a smidgen nervous!). A lot of people don’t realize however that traditional paraffin candles are one of the major sources of indoor … Continue reading Healthy, Natural Candles

Wed 12.31

Snob Trend of 2008 — Part II

Below is the second and final installment of 2008 Snob Trends! 11. Healthy Candles: Who knew that candles could be a health hazard? The folks at Lavanila thankfully! This year candle lovers could breath easy knowing that they weren’t inhaling the chemicals contained in many traditional paraffin candles — which release toxins and soot that … Continue reading Snob Trend of 2008 — Part II