Christmas scents are here! They’re here – our Festive fragrances have been added to our shop! Since this year’s markets and fairs have all been cancelled, we have switched to online retail for November and December so you will find all of our Christmas candles here instead. Do check back, as we will be adding […]
The outbreak of Covid 19 in the UK has given us cause to re evaluate our postage policy. We are reducing our posting days down to 2 a week and until further notice will only visit the post office on Tuesdays and Fridays. When you order, your parcel will be posted on whichever of those […]
We are excited to announce that we have now launched our range of Viking and Norse Mythology inspired candles here on our website! You can find them all under the Jorvik Viking Candle header. Each one is based on a different theme in Norse Mythology, and with unique fragrance blends to represent each one. We […]
We are so proud to announce that we have been voted the UK’s Best Vegan Candles in the recent VegfestUK Vegan consumer awards. We are delighted to have been voted as the winners, especially as we were up against some much bigger companies than us! The other finalists were amazing brands who we have admired […]
Great news – we’ll now have our stall in York city centre every Saturday and Sunday over summer! Every Saturday you can find us at the York River Art Market, just next to Museum Gardens along the riverside. We’ll be there from 10am – 6pm every week. If you can’t make it, then we’ll also […]
The website has been updated as we’re now on holiday! All candles and melts are now out of stock until 8th June, when you can order from us again. See you soon!
We now have a regular Sunday stall on York Shambles Market, every Sunday from 10am to 5pm. All of our candles and melts will be available to buy direct from us! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for more up to date information on our whereabouts!
We now have available to buy from our site our popular range of soy wax melt bars. Each has 6 individual segments which can be broken off and heated in an oil burner and each segment will last for approximately 6-8 hours. Because they are made from soy, they are easy to clean and replace […]
Our Yorkshire Rhubarb and Elderflower flavoured gin scented candles have been tremendously popular at recent craft fairs – so much so that we have expanded the range and have blended two new fragrances, Pomegranate Gin and Lemon & Lime Gin. These have also proved to be winning combinations… I guess you can’t have too many […]
At the York Candle Company we only use 100% natural soy wax. We do this for a number of reasons: Whilst slightly more expensive than paraffin wax, soy candles burn for 30 – 50% longer and so they do not have to be replaced as often. Soy wax candles hold fragrances better so you’ll get […]