The London Refinery Blog

  • Gift Wrapping

    Gift Wrapping

    Here’s a few shots of the trio box gift wrapped. We have been adding a little extra touch to some of our candle deliveries. This set pictures the trio set wrapped in brown paper with some butchers string and includes the final touch of some flowering heather. All candles can be gift wrapped, just add ‘gift wrap’ to your notes when you order.  

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  • Fragrance Mood Boards

    Fragrance Mood Boards

    The Palm Collection - Three Blends Revitalise: Be revitalised with the Lemongrass, Bergamot and Grapefruit Soy Wax Candle. Lemongrass has a herbaceous aroma that can heighten awareness transitioning you from a sleepy state to a refreshed mentality. Relax: Be relaxed with the Lavender, Geranium and Orange, Soy Wax Candle. Create a relaxing ambience in your home. Transform your surroundings into a haven of calm and serenity. Inspire: Be inspired by Geranium, Bergamot and Ylang Ylang Soy Wax Candle. The geranium is enriched with ylang ylang and topped with delicious hints of bergamot. Balancing and uplifting.

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  • Candle gift box in window

    The Perfect Gift Set

    The Trio Candle Gift Set (three scents) Hand poured in the UK 100% essential oils Soy wax Eco cotton wick 15 hours burn time x 3  No additives Packaged in a eco card gift box and padded packaging The perfect gift set Approx  60ml x 3  – Total weight 450g - Dimensions 200 x 80mm Hand poured in London from soy wax with 100% pure essential oils. Each candle comes in an amber glass jar with a black plastic screw lid enclosed in a recyclable brown cardboard packaging with the The London Refinery pattern.  The three candle blends inside:  Revitalise: Be revitalised with the...

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  • Waxes

    Waxes

    Many candles on the UK market are made from paraffin wax and synthetic fragrances. 

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  • The Power of Scent

    The Power of Scent

    The London Refinery is all about the sense of smell and a celebration of scent.
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  • Find me on the Not Just A Shop blog

    Find me on the Not Just A Shop blog

    This week I was featured on the Not Just A Shop blog, read it here.  http://notjustashop.arts.ac.uk/studio-withlucy-heale-london-refinery/ Lucy Heale is the founder of natural scent company, The London Refinery. We visited Lucy’s studio in West London, to find out more about what it takes to make her unique scented candles, currently available to buy from Not Just A Shop. Describe your typical day I’m also an art director so my typical day differs depending on whether I’m in The London Refinery studio. Studio days are normally at the weekend, when I’m busy developing new fragrances. I normally spend time replying to...

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