Yes, the world’s most expensive candle is $450. Investment-grade “wax” from France? Who knew? But as the copy says: “Invest
in hundreds of hours of dancing light.” If you choose to invest less, Cire Trudon, (established in 1643 in Paris and candlemaker for Versailles during the “let them eat cake” years), has a 8″ wax bust of Maire Antoinette suitable for burning for only $140. Napolean is also available.
Bergdorf’s has a hand-painted gilt version of Marie in their holiday catalog, $140. Talk about burning money. Sorry, couldn’t resist the obvious reference to these very luxe ways
to light up the night. Sandy is a dim memory for some.
. A bright, exciting sharpness rises on these soft base notes: cooling spearmint and warming lemon, spicy ginger and low, lively cloves. A hint of sensual fruit – crisp apples and dark, juicy black currants – brings a fuller body to a home scent which fuses traditional favorites into the complexity of Eastern perfume.
- 200+ Hour Burn Time
- H:8.5″ Diameter:7.25″