This scented candle takes us back to the moment when the fire has gone out, the smoky scent of almost-burnt Birchwood stays in the air, bold and sensual, with a touch of Moroccan Rose to add some light. We talk for hours, keep each other up all night: I ask nothing of you as long as the fire burns bright. By the light of the dying embers we make love, vowing to meet again. When that promise is broken, only the fragrance will remain.
A Smoky, Incense evoking a late evening by the fire, designed by Vincent Ricord for D’ORSAY.
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80 Gr - 2,8 Oz.,
H 69mm x D 57mm,
Our home fragrances are created with the same high standards as our body perfumes and are characterised by top, middle and base notes. They are imagined as film sets evoking lovers' rendez-vous. The 80g candle is signed with a monogram - interlaced letters - in a modern echo to the history of D'ORSAY. All D'ORSAY candles are cast in France, in a workshop of candle makers with a unique and secular know-how for four generations. They are made according to traditional and manual techniques preserved by our craftsmen.
D'ORSAY waxes are composed of a mixture of mineral and vegetable matter, and have been the subject of specific development to guarantee optimal combustion and olfaction. The wicks, which are placed by hand, are made of 100% cotton and double-braided to ensure a stable flame. The packaging is made in France using paper from sustainable resources certified by the Forest Stewardship Council. We have also chosen not to cellophane our packaging, which is simply sealed with a sticker attesting to an intact product.
USE AND CARE
How to make the most of your D'ORSAY candle:
- When using it for the first time, light the candle until its entire surface becomes liquid, this will require about 4 hours of combustion. This will prevent the wax from becoming hollow later on or forming a well around the wick.
- Allow candle to solidify before relighting. Do not allow the candle to burn for more than 4 hours at a time during subsequent use.
- To extinguish the candle, it is recommended you use a snuffer to avoid smoke.
- Regularly cut the wick with the wick trimmer (ideal length 3-5 mm) to prevent the candle from emitting smoke and the wick falling into the wax.
- Should the wick require centering, gently readjust to correct position when the wax is still molten.
- Do not leave a burning candle unattended.
- Keep the candle out of reach of children and pets.
Once the fire has gone out, the smoky scent of almost-burnt wood stays in the air, bold and sensual, with a touch of Cherry Blossom to add some light. We talk for hours, keep each other up all night: I ask nothing of you as long as the fire burns bright. By the light of the dying embers we make love, vowing to meet again. When that promise is broken, only the fragrance will remain.
This scent is a note imagined as a fireplace that smells abundantly of Charcoal. Something black, very smokey. The original idea was to imagine this coal being completely consumed, removed from the fire for us to keep the essence only. A charcoal so black that it smells of Cherry Blossom and Rose Absolute.
To complete your olfactory discovery
28 Matchsticks — 15€
190 gr — 60€
90 ML — 80€
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