Known as 'church candles', these pointed pillar candles have become a firm favourite with many of our customers. Our classic Burford candles are handcrafted in Cornwall – using traditional 'drawing' and hand pouring techniques – from the finest quality blended mineral wax with vegetable oils, with cotton wicks. The result is a glamorous candle with a long, luxurious burn with a low smoke output.
Unscented and unbleached, so naturally cream coloured with an elegant marble finish, these sleek pillar candles come in an array of sizes to fit just about every candle holder and serve just about every purpose.
Magnificent in mixed groups, these superb pillar candles are perfect for adding traditional style to any room, as well as providing smokeless light. From creating a soft light at supper to providing a glowing atmosphere at an evening gathering, from a stunning centrepiece at a wedding to illuminating a garden party or simply for when the lights go out.
Available in the following shapes and sizes (diameter x height):
Other shapes and sizes are available online and instore.
Materials: 100% wax, cotton wick
- 4x5 (10cm x 13cm) – Burn time: 100hrs
- 4x8 (10cm x 20cm – Burn time: 120hrs
- 4x12 (10cm x 30cm) – Burn time: 160hrs
Care: Ensure the wick is kept trimmed to approximately 5mm in length to control the flame height and burn time. Avoid burning candles in draughty areas to encourage an even burn. To achieve optimum burn and longevity, burn candles for 3-4 hours at a time.
Note: Pillar candles don't necessarily need a candleholder or candlestick, but do protect any surface they stand on from scorching or marking. Never leave a lit candle unattended and take care with pets and children.