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Tips & Safety

What do the symbols on our candles mean?

All our candles display symbols to show you how to burn the candles safely. That way, you can get the most out of our candles.

Place a candle straight up. A leaning candle will always drip and smoke.

General warning sign.

This is a fragranced product.

Read the instructions before use.

Ventilate the room after use.

Do not inhale the smoke directly.

Burn candles in a suitable holder with the right dimensions.

The holder that is used should not be made of combustible material.

Extinguish a candle 1 cm from the bottom. The heat may cause the holder or coaster to burst.

Snuff out the candle before it has burned down to 1 centimeter from the edge of the candle-holder.

Do not place this item on the table.

Do not place this product in the dishwasher.

This candle is not suitable for indoor use. Only use this candle outdoors. 

Do not place candles in a draft. A candle placed in a draft will always smoke and drip.

Make sure that the side of a pillar candle does not get too high. Cut it down if it gets higher than 1 cm.

Do not place a burning candle close to a heat source such as sunlight, a heater or a fireplace. Candles which are placed too close a to heat source may drip.

A candle may melt in temperatures above 28 degrees Celsius. Therefore, in summer, never place a candle in full sunlight or a hot sun room.

Place the candle (also filled glasses) on a non flammable coaster.

Never place a burning candle near curtains or other flammable objects. It is open fire, therefore caution is always necessary.

Do not place a burnt match or other materials in the candle-grease. It may case a second flame which results in the candle burning not the correct way.

The wick should not be longer than 1 cm. If the wick is longer it may smoke and flicker. If necessary, cut the wick before lighting the candle.

Burn candles out of the reach of children and pets.

Do not extinguish a candle with water.

Place a candle on a non flammable coaster or in a non flammable holder. Of course, make sure the candle is placed in an adequate way and cannot not fall over.

 Candles which are placed too close together can use eachothers’ heat which might cause dripping.

Do not move a burning candle

Never leave a burning candle unattended.