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Win a Melt Christmas Gift – Lost Llama Competition

Help! Lil the Lovely Llama has escaped her pen! We’ve been so busy in the run-up to Christmas that we ...

Posted on 30th Nov, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

candles in remembrance

The role of fragrance in remembrance

  By their nature, handmade scented candles are deeply personal things. Here at Melt we invest a lot of time ...

Posted on 8th Nov, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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How to keep your sanity when the clocks go back

On the 28th of October, the clocks go back one hour. You wouldn’t have thought it would have that much ...

Posted on 15th Oct, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Three beautiful scents to warm your home this autumn

We’ve had a wonderfully long and warm summer this year – so much so, that autumn has rather crept up ...

Posted on 27th Sep, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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5 great ways to find your inner peace

You’ve got a lot on your plate. We know the feeling – it’s more or less a staple of everyday ...

Posted on 5th Sep, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

rise and shine

5 easy tricks to save yourself stress in the mornings

Not everyone’s a morning person. For those of us who aren’t, mornings can be rough. (Much less preferable to curling ...

Posted on 20th Aug, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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What is fika? Mastering the Swedish art of taking a break

Fika is sometimes known as ‘the almighty Swedish coffee break’, which is definitely something we can get on board here ...

Posted on 29th Jun, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Making Sense of Scents – it’s Aromatherapy Awareness Week!

Aromatherapy Awareness Week has officially started, and we have to say at Melt that we’re really excited! It’s organised every ...

Posted on 12th Jun, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Should you have scented candles in your workplace?

It’s no secret that handmade scented candles are fantastic for setting an atmosphere in your home – especially if you’re ...

Posted on 29th May, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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4 inspiring reasons why travelling boosts your creativity

It’s tough to be creative. It’s a universal truth, whether you’re a writer, a painter, a musician, a choreographer, or ...

Posted on 22nd May, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Who Nose? 4 Intriguing Facts About Your Sense Of Smell

Today is National Sense of Smell Day! What, never heard of it? That makes sense, we guess, as it’s technically ...

Posted on 4th May, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

candles in history

Lighting The Way – A Brief History of Chandlery

Quick, think of an essential skill. A truly vital job, something society can’t do without. We’d be willing to bet ...

Posted on 19th Apr, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

amber essential oil

3 Intriguing Uses of Amber Essential Oil

We love a bit of amber essential oil here at Melt. Its unique scent is famously hard to describe – ...

Posted on 27th Mar, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Frequently Asked Questions About Aromatherapy

You’ll have heard us talk a lot about aromatherapy here at Melt. It’s an ancient practice that our luxury scented ...

Posted on 26th Mar, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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What Goes Into The Perfect Mother’s Day Present?

With all their years of love and nurturing, it’s completely understandable that when Mother’s Day comes around, it can be ...

Posted on 9th Mar, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

international women's day

4 Fulfilling Ways To Spend International Women’s Day

We’ve still got some way to go before we achieve global gender equality, but events like International Women’s Day show ...

Posted on 8th Mar, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Why Your Home Should Be Important To You

Here at Melt Candles, it’s fair to say that our luxury scented candles are used almost exclusively in the home, ...

Posted on 28th Feb, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Top Tips To Creating 3 Beautiful Atmospheres In Your Home

We’re bold enough to call ourselves something like experts here at Melt when it comes to creating atmospheres at home. ...

Posted on 28th Feb, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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Our 3 Top Tips For Getting Better Sleep

Getting sufficient sleep is a big part of a healthy positive lifestyle – and we’re all about staying happy and ...

Posted on 21st Feb, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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3 Reasons Why Scented Candles Make Perfect Romantic Gifts

Today is February 14th, which can only mean one thing – it’s Valentine’s Day! You’re probably already getting in the ...

Posted on 14th Feb, 2018 by Cheryl Hook

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