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July 23, 2019

Heaven Scent source our Lavender Essential Oil from a beautiful Lavender Field Business called the Hop Shop in Kent.  We were lucky enough to be given a grand tour of the farm and its distillery,  we visited the day before harvesting and the fields were magical.  We le...

March 14, 2019

Heaven Scent stopped using Palm oil in our Candle Ranges over two years ago,  although it was sourced from accredited growers who were members of the Round Table of Sustainable Palm Oil,  we felt the subject had become very contentious so we decided to remove it,  alth...

November 8, 2018

We have always thought about our packaging options and where possible use recycled materials.  Choosing gift boxes that are easily biodegradable and are made of FSC recycled board, we have always wanted to pursuade customers to have very minimal gift packaging to preve...

September 20, 2018

I attended a talk at Spring Fair NEC a couple of years ago given by Mary Portas, a personal favourite of mine in terms of common sense advice given to the high street.  Her audience was mainly independent shop owners experiencing the ever changing face of the high stre...

August 1, 2018

Heaven Scent celebrates its 25th anniversary this year and to commemorate we have created a lovely Neroli Candle with a beautiful designed box.  

 For information about the candle please email us or give us a call it will be available from September this year.

Roy Kirkham a Bone China Ceramicist in Stoke on Trent was commissioned to create a Candle and China Set for Harry and Megan's Royal Wedding,  the candles are to be given as Wedding Favours to their Wedding guests at the Reception,   we were proud to be asked by Roy Kir...

May 23, 2018

Heaven Scent now employs over 50 members of staff from the local area in Wiltshire,  and these photographs do not show all the team!!! Our production staff,  candle pourers and soap makers are in our second building in Holt which is 2 miles from our old building in Bra...

September 29, 2017


As we know Candle Making is the second oldest profession!  and the word 'Artisan' is a widely used term to describe some small home grown businesses using handcrafted skills. Artisan is a great word conjouring up images of skills from times gone by, being redescovered...

September 28, 2017

We hand pour on a very large scale now,  from humble beginnings; one artisan pouring every candle we sold,  we have gradually grown to a large team of specifically crafted artisans pouring up to 3,000-5,000 candles a day, 'A DAY!!

Although we pour so...

May 8, 2017

Obviously being in the candle business we are aware of the different types of wicks that should be used in different candle vessels,  but being out and about last week, looking at other beautiful candles available in the shops I wondered "Are the customer aware that ha...

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