A timeless tradition. One of the most rare and sought after fragrance components, woody notes including the likes of cedarwood and sandalwood are well loved. Carrière Frères wood scented candles are never out of fashion and heavily featured in classic oriental fragrances, notes of wood are the perfect comforting accompaniment to any home.
Often deep and balanced despite being single note, Carrière Frères wood candles are inspired by the adventures of botanists in the 18th century. Though rare woods had been used across the globe for centuries, many materials were new to European explorers, including sandalwood. During the industrial revolution, it was the fashion of the time to incorporate Eastern tradition and sandalwood was highly sought after. Carrière Frères excelled at creating candles that distill the fragrant essence of precious woods to their utmost in quality.
Which Carrière Frères woody candle should I try?
- I prefer something light and slightly sweet.
Try the Carrière Frères Cedar Candle, which relies on cedarwood oil with its almost sweet citrus quality. Derived from the bark of the cedar tree, the smell of cedar is comforting and nostalgic, particularly for those who have grown up around carpentry.
- I love the warmth that a woody note can bring to a room.
Sandalwood is a safe bet for yourself, or as a gift. Carrière Frères Sandalwood Candle has a rich and exotic fragrance, a beautiful display of just how complex an excellent single note can be. Sandalwood has been prized for centuries, and Carrière Frères have created an excellent homage to a fragrance note that will never go out of style.