Blogs — Christmas Gifts

Hand stitched, Heartfelt..

Hand stitched, Heartfelt..

As many of you already know, we have grown our beloved Essence of Harris brand on the creation of all things scented; Scottish soy wax candles, reed diffusers and wax melts to name a few. Our Tarbert team head into the workshop every day to hand-pour each and every product for our customers near and far, delicately preparing each one for delivery before it leaves our Hebridean home. So, it might have come as a bit of a surprise to some of you that our latest release was not, in fact, anything to do with home fragrance! Last week, we...

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From Factory to Recording Studio!

From Factory to Recording Studio!

Recently we’ve taken our team out of the candle factory and into the studio. And before you panic, Jamie isn’t releasing a Christmas album! Although we know Essence of Harris are destined for the number one spot! Instead, we’ve been recording our radio feature that’s going to be played throughout the next week on MFR. You should have a listen if you get the chance. It’s something new that we’ve decided to try out. We’re fortunate that our candles already have such an impact on the senses by smelling so wonderful and looking beautiful in the new Essence of Harris branding....

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Took Off!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Took Off!

According to the Guardian newspaper shoppers splash out more than £2.5bn on Black Friday deals as the UK continues its affair with the US-inspired discount day. We took part offering 25% off and free postage on all Essence of Harris candles and home fragrance last weekend and couldn’t believe how many orders came through. Thank you all, we’re so delighted to have topped over 250 orders across the three days from 25-27th November. This tripled our average weekend website sales so we’re absolutely delighted that Essence of Harris products are so highly sought after.   It’s now all hands on deck...

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Winter Weekend Giveaways

Winter Weekend Giveaways

Essence of Harris candles, diffusers and home fragrance really do make the perfect gifts. All delicately crafted and hand poured with the finest ingredients here in Scotland! Everyone deserves something special so we’re giving you the chance to win one of our products every weekend during November and December. Better still, the week of Christmas we’ll be giving away an extra special five star prize that will give you an excuse to escape with a loved one to the beautiful Outer Hebrides. Stay tuned to our social media channels every weekend ahead of Christmas to be in with the chance...

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