vintage teacup eco-friendly candles

These pretty vintage teacup candles are made by one of the newest additions to the directory – For The Love Of Vintage.  As well as hiring out gorgeous vintage crockery for weddings and parties, Sharon also sells a pretty collection of vintage teacup candles (they also come in sugar bowls and sundae glasses) and tiered cake stands made from recycled vintage plates.

vintage tiered cakes stands

They are available (and as seen above) at Manchester based teashop And The Dish Ran Away With The Spoon (they make these gorgeous cupcakes) and one of our lovely businesses Blossom Flowers.  If you want something bespoke made contact Sharon directly at

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For all those brides and grooms planning an autumn or winter wedding who are in need of some inspiration when it comes to decorating – look no further.

From red berries to dried ferns, maple leaves scattered on tables, abundant fir cones and gourds, ivy coiled around willow hearts, and beeswax candles – this wedding shows how beautiful natural decorations can be when you look to what nature can provide.

With the help of a few vintage pots and metal jugs and a little bit of imagination an autumn or winter wedding can be just as beautiful as any summer wedding with its pick of flowers.

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With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, look no further for beautiful natural gifts than Hea’ram-Skearam Soap Company.

Their new Valentine’s inspired treats are made from scratch at Suzanne’s kitchen table, using raw ingredients inspired by the beautiful surroundings of the Somerset Levels.

Special Valentine’s products include the ‘Be My Valentine Soap Chunk’ – a beautiful bar of silky smooth soap, handmade with natural oils, fragranced with white musk and sweet violets, and topped with rose buds and petals.

The soap comes hand wrapped in mulberry paper speckled with hearts and an ‘ellie poo’ paper wrap.

The ‘Be My Valentine Candle’ is made from natural eco-soya and is fragranced with a romantic blend of white musk, violets and red roses.  The candles are hand poured and are available in tins or jars.

If your Valentine loves nothing more than a soak in a hot bath, the ‘Be My Valentine Bath Bomb’ would be the ideal gift.  Gently fragranced and made from skin softening sodium bicarbonate, the bath bomb is heart-shaped and topped with a single rose bud.

The bath bomb comes wrapped and secured with a raffia tie.

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The lovely Christina from Falling Star, who filled our free goody bags will samples of her soya wax fragrancers at the Great Big Green Wedding Fayre, has a fantastic special offer exclusively for our readers.

Falling Star make handmade, 100% natural, eco-friendly and ethical candles.  Made in Christina’s cottage in the heart of Devon, Falling Star candles are made from soya wax, with natural cotton wicks and scented with pure essential oils.


The wax fragrancers that Christina provided for The Natural Wedding Company goody bags at the wedding fayre are handmade using soya wax and essential oils, like all Falling Star products.

The fragrancers make ideal wedding favours, and can be popped in drawers and cupboards to fragrance your clothes and linen, or you can melt them in a burner or a pot on your radiator to scent the room.  Plus, they’re available in 5 different scents and are a bargain at only £2 each including p+p.

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