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4 scent-sational spots to buy handcrafted candles in the North East

It’s Aromatherapy Awareness Week, so we’ve rounded up some of the finest local home fragrance brands whose long-lasting candle aromas will have you feeling, cool, calm and collected.

Written by High Life North
Published 09.06.2022

Bath House

What’s not to love about an artisan fragrance? Bringing a subtle aroma into a room can transform our homes’ style, atmosphere and sense of sophistication. Making all their candles from natural soy wax, using only traditional hand-pouring techniques, Bath House gives us all those luxurious vibes. The best part? Their candles have a burn time of 40 hours – the gift that keeps on giving!

If you need something to lift your mood, reduce stress and add a fresh, citrusy aroma to your room go for their Orange Flower Fragrance Candle. Or, if you’d like some help to calm your mind, body and soul their Bamboo & Jasmine Fragrance Candle is for you.

 

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Orange Flower Fragrance Candle - £38.00

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Bamboo & Jasmine Fragrance Candle - £38.00

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Patchouli & Black Pepper Porcelain Candle - £42.00

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Hide & Seek Fragrance Candle - £38.00

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NorthburN

This mother and daughter team have worked hard to make their dream of a gorgeous home fragrance brand that blends style, luxury and quality a reality. From hand-blending and pouring the wax right through to straightening out every wick – the pair and their team make sure their beautiful range of candles, wax melts, reed diffusers, room sprays and eau du parfum are truly unique and made to perfection.

NorthburnN’s infusion of luxurious aromas will have you feeling zen in no time, featuring their Almond & Myrrh Home Candle with its calming and relaxing properties that help to relieve anxiety and depression and their Lemongrass & Ginger Home Candle that leaves you feeling refreshed, uplifted and energized, and can even enhance concentration –– perfect for your home office.

 

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Lemongrass & Ginger Home Candle - £20.00

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Lime & Coconut Travel Pot - £6.00

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Almond & Myrrh Home Candle - £20.00

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Black Orchid Tealights - £7.00

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Dovecote Northumberland

Is anything more relaxing than an evening at home with a glass of wine and some candles burning? Dovecote’s 100% soy wax candles are handcrafted from all-natural botanical ingredients and burn for 50 hours bringing all those zen vibes to your home.

From their Mango Salsa & Apple Fizz candle with aromas that will relieve all the stresses of your day and can soothe even the tensest muscles, to the warm, comforting scent of their Tobacco and Vanilla candle that helps stop negative thinking and makes you feel energetic and revitalised throughout the day, there’s something for every mood in Dovecote’s collection of artisan candles.

 

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Mango Salsa & Apple Fizz - £22.00

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Tobacco & Vanilla - £24.00

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Cedarwood & Tonka Bean - £22.00

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Pomelo & Basil - £22.00

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Lily & Faith

Bring some tranquillity into your space with these luxuriously scented candles. Named after their daughter Lily Faith, this husband and wife team creates hand-poured high quality soy candles and wax melts made from ethically sourced ingredients and they work hard to get their candles just right for their customers.

Whether you’re tempted by their Damson Plum, Rose & Patchouli candle which is a natural mood buster, helping to alleviate tension, anxiety and depression as well as promoting cheerfulness and energy, or if you need some help with sleeping burn the gorgeous Eucalyptus & Peppermint candle which calms your mind and fights feelings of anxiety, no matter which candle you choose, thanks to their premium fragrances, each one will leave your home filled with beautiful aromas.

 

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Eucalyptus & Peppermint Candle - £9.00

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Damson Plum, Rose & Patchouli Candle - £9.00

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Frankincense & Myrrh Candle - £6.50

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Black Pomegranate Candle - £9.00

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