Irish Candle Makers – Natural & Handmade
I’m sure we’ve all been guilty of burning the candle at both ends. Some of us are continually guilty. We can’t help it. Needs must. Work goes on, whether it’s personal, family, business or in the community. It can take its toll though. So before it does, it’s important to take a breather, unwind. And burn the candle at one end. Preferably while stretched out in the bath. Or with a hot cup of coffee, or something stronger, and a book, your favourite website, or a good film. Indulge your senses, and relax. And if you are burning a candle, make it natural and handmade, and choose Irish Candle Makers.
Here are ‘Four Fabulous Irish Candle Makers‘ that keep me company when I unwind. They smell divine and fit snugly into my shop local, buy Irish ethos and sustainable living quest.
Four Top Irish Candle Makers
Brooke & Shoals
Featured Candle: ‘Sandalwood, Vanilla & Salted Caramel’.
Brooke & Shoals scented candles are natural, luxurious and hand-made in Ireland. Their sophisticated harmonious fragrances create divine aroma’s that last.’
Handmade in: Greystones, Co. Wicklow
Made from: Sustainable natural wax blend, fragrance oils and natural essential oils.
Prices from: €22.00 for tumbler candle with approx 45 hour burn-time.
Available from: brookeandshoals.ie
Featured Candles: ‘True Lavender’ and ‘Cassis & White Jasmine’
We make premium natural wax candles and luxury fragrance diffusers, all designed and hand-made at our studios in Ireland.’
Handmade in: Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow
Made from: 100% natural soy wax, lead free Italian cotton wick, and fine essential oils.
Prices from: €24.95 for tumbler candle with approx 40 hour burn-time.
Available from: maxbenjamin.ie
Emma’s So Naturals
Featured Candle: ‘Spiced Orange’
All Natural Eco-Soy Candles, Handmade in Ireland and fragranced with only Pure Essential Oils’
Handmade in: Ardee, Co. Louth
Made from: Vegan, palm-free, 100% Eco-Soy wax, and pure essential oils.
Prices from: €20.95 for tumbler candle with approx 50 hour burn-time.
Available from: emmas.ie
Featured Candle: ‘White Musk’ (discontinued – I’ve had this beaut a while!)
At Torc Candles we are proud that all our scented candles are made in Ireland and we constantly strive to ensure that we are at the forefront of all changing trends in fragrance and design with absolutely no compromise on quality.’
Handmade in: Borris, Co. Carlow
Made from: A Unique blend of natural waxes, 100% cotton wick, and fragrances sourced from around the world.
Prices from: €16.95 for tumbler candle with approx 55 hour burn-time.
Available from: torccandles.com