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  • NEWS: A Private Label line of natural candles designed for Merci Bisous

    When Pauline, Founder of the Brand for baby and kids Mercibisous contacted me a little over a year ago to talk about the possibility to design a li...
  • INFO: 3 Fall recipes to try at home right now!

    This time of the year is perfect for some seasonal recipes and since we have a few seasonal candles such as CHAI PUMPKIN and SPICED ORANGE that pla...
  • INFO: Essential oils or fragrances oils? What difference does it make in candles?

    The dilemma  When I started designing my own collection of natural scented candles for ARTISANE | nyc, I wanted to make candles that would be all-n...
  • INFO: How to make the difference between toxic and non-toxic candles?

    When you shop for candles, it can be confusing to find a "good quality" candle versus a poor one, plenty of options are available on the stores' sh...
  • NEWS: It's official, we are on The Etho!

    We’re thrilled to announce that you can now find our products on @shoptheetho. The Etho is an online marketplace for ethically-made everyday goods...
  • NEWS: Participate to our 2020 CHALLENGE and double your order on us!

    Every New Year deserves its own Challenge and we just picked ours for 2020! Since the launch of our E-Shop in July 2019, you have been many to supp...
  • TIPS: A new method to be happy: be HYGGE

    What does Hygge mean? According to the Danish, Hygge is a concept of coziness that makes a person feel content and comfortable. Often, hygge moment...
  • INFO: Why are red roses the symbol of love ?

    We all know that sometimes, a rose means more than words. Those flowers, thanks to their beauty and magical scent have helped people, for hundreds...
  • TIPS: Wick Trimming 101; what, why and how?

    For candle lovers, candle care is a big deal and wick trimming is very important! But wait, how does it work? Keep reading and you'll know everythi...
  • INFO: Why is Grasse, the perfume capital of the world?

    Grasse is the fifth largest city in the region of Alpes-Maritimes (France) in terms of population.

    In the Middle Ages, Grasse specializes in tanning leather; but the leather smells bad, something that does not please the nobility who wears leather gloves.  

  • INFO: Why are paraffin wax candles so bad for us?

    Paraffin is a petroleum waste product and has to be deodorized and chemically bleached before it can be made into wax. Today, you can find petroleum-based paraffin wax in candles, wax paper, polishes, cosmetics, and electrical insulators, among other commercial items.
  • PRESS: They are talking about US in Lepetitjournal.com

    We officially launched the online shop last week and we could not be more delighted to have lepetitjournal.com writing a piece about Artisane this ...