Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Product Review: Ron Norsworthy No. 8 Candle

I'm a very big fan of beautifully scented candles - I like lighting them at night and turning off all the lights while I watch TV to wind down for the evening. My current evenings in consist of the first season of Big Love and this N. 8 scent candle from Ron Norsworthy that I was given at the QVC press day
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Isn't it beautifully packaged? I kept it on my shelf for about a week or two before I could bring myself to untie the ribbon! Though, the beautiful smell was permeating the box so it was making my room smell lovely even before I had opened it!
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This scent is  jasmine, orange flower, lilac, lily , hyacinth and palm leaves, all of which I can smell but to me the overriding scent is jasmine. I had a beautiful jasmine candle from Zara last year which I really loved and I really missed, so when I lit this and the familiar smell washed over me and I was over the moon. DSC_0117
It will be available to purchase from QVC next year, though I don't know what it will be priced at yet. Though, it can't cost more than some high end candles, and I'd really recommend this as a gift, perhaps as a housewarming for one of your girlfriends? *edit* 6/12/11 The candle will cost £19.95


What is your favourite scented candle? 

7 comments:

  1. Sounds great, i love candles x

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  2. That is the prettiest candle! I'm not that into candles but my friend is, and I'm always sniffing them when we're looking at them, haha.

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  3. Oh my gosh, this candle actually looks amazing! I'm not allowed candles or incense etc in my university bedroom, but this is definitely the kind of thing I'd buy as a present or for my time in London. I'd probably never be able to open the box though, it's far too gorgeous! xx

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  4. That candle looks so fancy, we don't use candles very often in my house but I would probably buy that for myself if I had my own house haha!
    -Farrah

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  5. I haven't tried mine yet! Like you I haven't wanted to untie the ribbon! It smells absolutely gorgeous though, even without being unpacked so I can't wait to try. I don't usually use scented candles if I'm honest. I have a look of plain church esque candles and then usually I use an oil burner. Am really looking forward to trying this one though! xx

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  6. Currently my favorite is warm apple spice I bought for the Holidays! It's actually my first candle I've bought for myself for my room and I am in love with them! I think I'll get about 100 more soon :)

    * Lola Dandelion

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  7. oh my lord the packaging is gorgeous! I am so jealous, I hope it lasts a while though :) xxx
    http://jess-booyouwhore.blogspot.com/

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