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Winner Announcement & New Prize Pack Giveaway!

Candle Scoop March 23 Prize Pack - #candles #CandleScoop #giveaway #contest

Winner Announcement Thanks for all the comments and reviews last week. We love reading them! Our winner from last week’s giveaway is… Drum-roll please.... Wait for it... Nicole (n…r75@hotmail.com) Congratulations! You’ve won our latest Candle Scoop prize pack! Your prize pack includes: a CBV 16 ounce candle in the scent Coco Lime Cooler; a Reya ...continue reading

Stash Secrets Sunday: Colonial Candle Mini Haul

Colonial Candle Mini Haul - #candles #ColonialCandle #CandleScoop #hauls

Colonial Candle has some pretty awesome sales that I simply cannot resist. This particular order was from a few months ago, but I wanted to get these pics posted and share some of my initial thoughts. Website: Colonial Candle Location: Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina Indie? No The Wallet Says: $$$$$ with sales prices This is my ...continue reading

Scent Survey Saturday: Do you use scented tealights?

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Happy candle burning ~ Andrea Haskins Candle Scoop - The best smelling blog around! http://www.CandleScoop.com ...continue reading

Candle Scoop Reviews: Brandon’s Candles

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I'm not really sure how I was introduced to Brandon's Candles, but I'm super glad I did. This Etsy shop belongs to a 13 year old young man who decided to make his hobby his business. Brandon of Harleysville, Pennsylvania, started making candles in November of last year and then blossomed onto the Etsy scene. His reviews are consistently good, and he continues ...continue reading

Fragrance Find Friday: Ocean Mist & Sea Salt, NEST Fragrances

NEST Fragrances Ocean Mist Sea Salt candle - #candles #NESTFragrances #NEST

This Friday, I feature a new fragrance from NEST - Ocean Mist & Sea Salt. This scent caught my nose the minute I saw it advertised. I love fresh and clean scents, watery scents all the more. I love that there is the addition of coconut, to add a tropical touch. I was so excited about this one, I did purchase it during the recent F&F sale at NEST (25% ...continue reading

Candle Scoop Reviews: Exotic Bloom, Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle Exotic Bloom Wax Melt - #candle #YankeeCandle

Deep in the tropical night, the seductive perfume of island flora creates an air of mystery and romance. Melt Size: 0.8 ounce Melt Type: Scallop Type of Wax: Paraffin Where Melted: Room size 8' x 9' How Melted: Bulb melter (with 40W bulb) Initial Thoughts/Cold Sniff: This was a strong floral on cold sniff, very perfumey. FUN FACT: Wax melts ...continue reading

Candle Scoop Reviews: Watercolors Soy Candle, Reisen Home Collection

Reisen Home Watercolors Soy Candle - #candles #soycandle #ReisenHome

Untamed nature meets seaside chic in an upscale blend of the freesia petals, thorny bougainvillea, and dewy papyrus that thrive along the paths to the sea in this sophisticated beach community. It's a fragrance as vibrant as its name. Candle Size: 10.5 ounces Type of wax: Soy Stated Burn Time: 60 hours Where Burned: Room size 6' x 6.5' Initial ...continue reading

Picture This! Yankee Candle Apple & Spice (Swirl)

Yankee Candle Apple Spice Swirl - #candles #YankeeCandle

Now that we have the Yankee Candle Scent Lists well underway, it's time for some eye candy. I'll try rounding up photos of each of the different scents and feature one every few days, until we get through them all. Today's scent is: Apple & Spice (Swirl). Scent Description: The warming aroma of apple infused with cinnamon. Collection: ...continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: Spring is in the air

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Photo Credit: http://comvcaprendi.com/ Happy candle burning ~ Andrea Haskins Candle Scoop - The best smelling blog around! http://www.CandleScoop.com ...continue reading

Candle Scoop Reviews: Caramel Crunch Wax Melts, The Frosted Candle Company

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Sweet and savory, this caramel popcorn scent will have your nosebuds stirring! This scent is more sweet than salty and is very smooth. So queue up the movie because your snack is ready! Melt Size: 3 ounces Melt Type: Clamshell Type of Wax: Paraffin-Soy wax blend Where Melted: 12x15 room How Melted: Electric bulb warmer with 40w bulb (3 cubes ...continue reading

Candle Scoop Reviews: Sea Coral wax melt, Yankee Candle Company

Yankee Candle Sea Coral Wax Melt - #YC #YankeeCandle #CandleScoop

Like gliding along a tropical reef, this unique watery fresh fragrance surrounds you in the soothing warmth of sea musk. Melt Size:  o.8 ounce Melt Type: Single scallop Type of Wax: Paraffin Where Melted: Room size 8' x 9' How Melted: Bulb melter (with 40W bulb) Initial Thoughts/Cold Sniff: I smelled mostly musk on cold sniff. FUN FACT: The ...continue reading