About Us

At the London Refinery, it's all about keeping our products as sustainable as possible. We craft natural candles by blending pure essential oils and soy wax in our studio in London.

We aim to bring nature’s work into the modern-day, by creating simple and natural products that are free from petrochemicals and synthetic fragrances.

Candle Making Workshops - Next Dates ...

In-person Candle Masterclass
Our next live date: Candle Making workshop:


Saturday 18th December - 11.00 am
Sunday 9th January - 3.00 pm

Virtual Candle Masterclass (with full kit):
London Refinery Studio - Tuesday 23rd November - 7.00pm

'Brilliant Candle Making Masterclass. A really lovely way to spend an evening and I love the aroma of the relaxing candle. Ordered more products so I can make some more. Highly recommend the class and the candle afterwards' Emma S. 2021

Check out Lucy’s five top tips on creating the perfect scent for Christmas 2021

What’s in your Christmas candles?

There has been an increase in interest in how they are made and from what. This has led to the rise of soy based candles and use of ‘natural’ ingredients. People are wanting products that promote wellbeing but are shocked to find their festive candles smoke marks around their home. Look for soy and bees wax candles over paraffin based products and keep your candle wicks trimmed.

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The Independent Reviews Our Starter Kits

We are very excited to be picked by Independent for their '6 best scented candle making kits to try at home'.

'Each kit makes a 120ml soy candle in your choice of either The London Refinery’s revitalise or relax fragrance blend. We found this one of the easiest kits to follow and were blown away by how professional looking our candle looked' The Independent. 

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