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Grand Chalet Candle by Astier de Villatte

Grand Chalet Candle by Astier de Villatte

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Lost in Swiss Alpine pastures, at the heart of a small and peaceful village, stands the imposing and magnificent wooden structure of the Grand Chalet. It was here, in this unique landscape with its healing climate, that the painter Balthus made his home, enchanted by the fragrances of milk, honey and hints of citrus from the ancient lime trees that surrounded his studio. Today, like a wonderful memory, his favourite perfume fills this place once again. 

260g

100% natural wax, free of paraffin

Burn time: Approximately 60 hours

Glass container is hand-blown in Tuscany, Italy.

 

At no time should any burning candle be left unattended and do not burn one for more than 3 consecutive hours.
Keep lit candles out of reach of children and pets.
Keep the wick trimmed to 5 – 6mm long at all times, this length should be maintained throughout the burning process.
Ensure that the wick maintains its central position.
Extinguish any candle that smokes excessively.
Do not burn a candle on a flammable or fragile surface, and never burn a candle all the way through to the bottom.
Once only 1 cm of wax remains, blow out the candle and let it fully cool before safely discarding it.

9cm x 9cm x 10cm
300g


The Story

When it comes to candles, no one makes a scent more mysterious, alluring and nostalgic than Astier de Villatte.
Their candles, which were created around meaningful places around the world, from the artist Balthus’ Grand Chalet to Honolulu are totally transporting.