All our Soy Wax Candles, Wax Melts and Tealights are made from natural Soy Wax or a Soy and Coconut wax blend – they do not contain any paraffin waxes. We believe that soy wax candles provide the longest, safest, cleanest burn and also have excellent fragrance-holding qualities. It is vegan friendly and is not tested on animals. The soy wax in our candles is 100% vegetable, made from the soybean oil. Our candles are natural, biodegradable and better for the environment.
Why Soy Wax Candles?
There are so many reasons to love soy wax candles. Plant-based, an annually renewable resource, carbon neutral and with curated fragrance oils gives wonderful scents and aromas. But read on, there's more reasons below.
10 Reasons to Love our Soy Wax Candles
Soy wax is a natural, sustainable, eco-friendly product derived from soy beans. Soy beans are plants that are grown each year and soy wax is a renewable product derived from soy beans.
Our candles are natural, biodegradable and better for the environment.
Although paraffin wax candles are popular due to its lower costs, it is nevertheless a product of the petroleum oil industry. When you remove the waxy substance from crude oil, you’re left with paraffin wax.
Soy wax has a lower melting temperature than paraffin wax and as a result, it burns more cleanly, evenly and for a longer period of time.
Soy wax candles burn with less soot than equivalent paraffin wax candles.
When blended with natural fragrance oils, soy wax has beautiful aromas.
Our candles have no added colourants or dyes - the is only soy wax and fragrance oils.
During the production of soy wax, there is no testing on animals.
We use wooden wicks in almost all our candles that are designed to burn in soy wax and produce that relaxing wood wick crackle.
Our soy wax candles come in various sizes from the 18cl Candles in a Tin to the luxurious 3-wick candles - all made with soy wax.
Chandlery - Soy Wax Candles
A Chandlery? - "a handmade maker and seller of tallow, wax candles, and also usually soap". A chandlery was originally the office in a wealthy medieval household responsible for wax, candles and soaps as well as the room in which the candles were kept. We are a modern-day candle chandler, hand pouring candles using traditional methods and skills but also other fragrance items such as reed diffusers, tealights and wax melts.
Source of Soy Wax
In recent years there has been an increasing demand for soy products which has lead to a boom in the growth of soy in South America. Some of this growth has been at the expense of deforestation.
FelinFach, in partnership with Tree Nation, plants one tree for every product purchased on our website to support reforestation in many parts of the world.
Our company is located in Pembrokeshire, Wales. Our ethos is defined in the three words, NATURAL TRADITIONAL HANDMADE.