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What is the best candle?

What is the best candle?

The best candle type is the one that suits you and that is not toxic! For us, the best candle is an uncoloured and unscented wooden wick soy wax ca...
What is soy wax?

What is soy wax?

Soy wax is a natural and vegetal wax made from oil extracted from soybeans. It is typically softer than paraffin, burns more slowly (longer!), and ...
Vegan candle

Are our candles vegan?

The answer is YES, out candles are vegan and cruelty-free. What is a vegan candle ? A vegan candle is a candle which does not use any animal produc...
Wooden wick - Fraendi candles

Why are wooden wicks better for candles?

Let’s have a look at wooden wick candles facts, just because we love our candles and want you to know a few facts about them!
Why are candles a must-have for Hygge?

Why are candles a must-have for Hygge?

Hygge is highly related to the atmosphere that surrounds you and feeling cozy. Light is a big part of your environment and will influence these two factors.

Danish people are obsessed with lighting and what's best that candlelight? We will tell you why candlelight makes everything Hygge... 

How to melt wax for candlemaking?

How to melt wax for candlemaking?

If you think that melting wax is easy, then you are right! But easy does not mean it’s the perfect way to do it. We’ll give you some tips and tric...
What are the different types of candles you can make?

What are the different types of candles you can make?

We will show you the different types of candles you can make. The type of candle and its shape (pillar, container, votive...) will define the wax you can use (paraffin, soy wax...).

We will tell you everything you need to know ;)

How to meditate with a candle? How to use a candle for meditation?

How to meditate with a candle? How to use a candle for meditation?

The Candle Meditation Technique is used to help you clear your mind and increase your ability to focus.

One way to do this is by lighting a candle and focusing on the flame. Many people find it much easier to meditate when focusing on an object, like a candle...

How to practice candle light meditation?

How to practice candle light meditation?

During meditation, it is very common to get distracted. Candle light meditation is a way to keep your focus during meditation. 

We will share with you how to practice it, its benefits and the best candle choice!

Paraffin wax candles are toxic

Don’t buy paraffin candles, it’s TOXIC!

It' is vegan, but it doesn’t mean it’s good for you and your health! Paraffin wax has proven to be TOXIC in its use as a candle. Why? How toxic is paraffin wax? What candles should you get to avoid these toxins?
Yoga and meditation candle - Fraendi

The perfect candle for yoga and meditation!

Calmness, peacefulness, concentration… these are must-have for every yoga or meditation session.

To use candles for meditation, you will have to choose a special candle. That candle should be able to create a relaxing environment.

Candle facts - Fraendi Hygge Candle

10 Candle Facts you Didn't Know About

We think we know everything about something as simple as a candle. But there are a few facts about candles that might surprise or shock you. We gathered 10 candle facts to reveal the truth about our favorite Hygge item.