Usually, he says they all smell the same. Normally he hates them. Rolls his eyes, asks how much I’ve spent and how dangerous they will be near the boys.
Not. This. Time.
From the four; Paris, Honolulu, Jaipur and Mississippi, his favourite was Jaipur with its spiced ginger fragrance. My boys loved the creme brûlée of the Mississippi candle and I loved the pineapple and coconut of Honolulu. I had to force myself to replace it in the box for fear of sniffing the whole fragrance out of the candle though. Can you do that? I’ve been teetotal since 2009 and I immediately identified the champagne contained in the aroma of the Paris Champagne and rose candle. The fragrances are out of this world.
As if the smell wasn’t enough of a delight, the candles are hand poured and highly luxurious with a burn time of 15 hours each – now that’s a long bath! If you want to treat your special someone this Mother’s Day, hurry over to The Great Escape. Now please excuse me, I need to hide mine before my mum comes over…