Diptyque Boutique Exclusives: The Beverly Hills Candle, and Tomas Maier’s West District Road & Palm Beach Candles – Review and Photos

The three Diptyque candles in this post are a bit tougher to find than others, but totally worth the effort.

Diptyque Cannelle (Cinnamon), Vanille (Vanilla), Pomander & Thé (Tea) Candles – The Spicy Family – Review and Photos

Out of the Diptyque categories, Floral, Woody, Herbal, Fruity, and Spicy, Spicy contains the fewest number of candles. It would have been an easy task to gather the four candles in this category for review, except that two of them, Cannelle and Thé, are limited edition and boutique exclusives,have been […]

The Fruits: Diptyque Coing, Oyedo, Oranger, Baies, and Figuier Candles – Review and Photos

Guess what? My new Diptyque candle reference page is up. You can see the full list of Diptyque candles, their meanings, and whether or not I would buy them again. With the recent addition of Coing to my Diptyque collection, I can now review all five candles currently in Diptyque’s fruity […]

A Primer on Candles

Candles have been a part of my life since I was a kid. I have a now-fading memory of being barefooted and circling with other children around a huge pot of melted wax, taking turns dipping wicks to make dipped candles– we must have been cute little witchlettes around that huge cauldron of wax! That was […]

Diptyque – Tomas Maier: Old Montauk Highway, Cyprès, and Noisetier Candle Reviews

  Something about the howling wind outside my windows makes me eager to burn a new candle. For a while I’ve had my eye on Diptyque’s Old Montauk Highway (OMH) Candle, part of designer, Tomas Maier’s, collaborative effort. When all of this bitter, relentless, north wind propelled me to Diptyque’s online […]