I have been inspired recently to let our beautiful customers know more about our handmade candles. We say our candles are made to be the best choice possible, but why? A good starting point on this journey is to answer a question we are asked almost every day, “Are Lemon Canary candles ‘triple scented’?” It sounds like a simple question… but it’s not that easy for me to answer… here goes… I could say they are triple scented but I won’t. Let me explain…Read More
Creating beautiful natural candle scents using organic essential oils is an art. We love it! Everyone is very different so don’t be surprised if what you love is different to what your friends love. This makes creating scents for everyone a challenge but in your home it all comes down to what you love.
In this article you’ll find some tips and principles we use at Lemon Canary when creating 100% pure and organic scents for our natural essential oil candles and other organic products. Hopefully you find this info interesting and helpful.Read More
Beautiful beeswax, coconut wax and soy wax candles enhance the places we live and celebrate in. They bring an ambiance only they can. For you to enjoy the very best of what your new candle has to offer we’ve got some tips for you.
And if you’re looking down this page thinking… “I don’t have time to read all of that info”… then perhaps come back later and at the very least be sure to read the instructions on the base of your candle before you use it. Let’s get started…
When we first started making natural candles we wanted to try and re use old jars to reduce the carbon footprint of Lemon Canary. But where could beautiful old jars be found? Jars that people would embrace.
By the biggest stroke of luck or fate, whatever you may call it, we came across a gorgeous old Fowlers Vacola preserve jar at our local St.Vinnies. “Do you have any more of these”, yelling out in delight, startling the poor lady sorting through a bag of donations. She went on to tell us that the jars were something of an Australian icon.Read More
Wondering if natural soy candles are the best? …or if soy wax candles are better for your health and the health of your family? Let’s have a look at your options…
There are 5 main types of waxes used for candle making… Soy Wax, Coconut Wax, Beeswax, Palm Wax and Paraffin Wax. Each wax has its advantages and disadvantages. The most commonly sold candles today are made from Soy Wax or Paraffin Wax.Read More