The Fragrance Notes in Scented Candles

The Fragrance Notes in Scented Candles

When we’re describing our scented candles, we use terms such as “top notes” and “base notes”, and phrases like “a rich floral heart”. But what do these terms actually mean, and why is it important for a scented candle to have...
How to Keep your Home Smelling Fresh

How to Keep your Home Smelling Fresh

We’re suddenly finding ourselves indoors a lot more: how can we keep our homes feeling fresh? At Dexter & Mason, we’ve naturally been thinking about the best ways to keep homes smelling fresh during lockdown, and we’ve come up with some top tips...
The Best Scented Candles for Valentine’s Day

The Best Scented Candles for Valentine’s Day

With their winning combination of evocative scents and a romantic, gentle glow, scented candles make perfect Valentine’s Day gifts. Some fragrances are better-suited to romance than others, with naturally sensual and appealing qualities. Which candles should we...
Why We Love the Smell of Mulled Wine

Why We Love the Smell of Mulled Wine

‘Tis the season to get mulling. That simple glass of red we’ve enjoyed all year is now blinged up with orange and spices – and we absolutely love it. The taste is richly warming: perfect after a winter walk or clutched in a mug at a cold Christmas market....
The Scents of the Autumn

The Scents of the Autumn

We describe scents as “autumnal” – but what does that actually mean? What does autumn actually smell like? At Dexter & Mason, we’ve been thinking about this, as we’ve been putting together our Autumn Collection of scented candles....