The Power of Candles

The Power of Candles

The power of candles Candles have an elaborate history. On one hand, it is simple – they are a pile of wax and wick that provide light and even a little bit of heat. Early candles were made of tallow and occasionally, at prohibitive expense – beeswax. At their core, candles are humanity’s first attempt at bringing portable, long lasting light into the home. In early times candles were expensive and time consuming to make, so lighting a candle was a deliberate and thoughtful decision.  But the history of the candle is so much more than just light. The Song...

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Havana Home Golden Amber Candle

Layering Fragrance in Your Home

Fragrance layering - what does it mean? Just like with our clothes we can layer home fragrance to create depth to the fragrance or use different combinations to create our signature home fragrance. There are so many ways to do this beautifully and so many ways to experiment.   One way is to use the reed diffusers throughout the home and then add the candles to intensify the scent when needed.  This can be done using the matching fragrance or using a different reed & candle to create you own.   At Havana Home we love the combination of White Tea...

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