Introducing British Colour Standard's beautiful collection of striped dinner candles. Hand-poured by artisans these colourful candles are a stylish addition to any home, perfect for entertaining or giving as a gift. These eco, Fair Trade dinner candles are striped in bold bands of British Colour Standard Nanking Blue, Grass Green & Willow Grey.
Nanking Blue Nanking Blue is a seasonal colour name introduced in 1936 to describe a blue colour found in Chinese silks.Nanjing formerly Romanized as Nanking and Nankin, was the largest city in the world from 1358 to 1425 with a population of 487,000 in 1400. This lovely bright blue has been used for many centuries.
This colour was standardised in 1934. It is one of the oldest existing colour names with 700A.D. as the earliest known record. The colour here shown is a general representation of many grass samples submitted by textile and other colour using industries.
A characteristic colour of the buds of Willow. Introduced into seasonal ranges in 1942. A warm, slightly brownish grey.
Pack of 4
8 hour burn time, with a tall clean flame.
Packaged in a crisp, kraft card box, easily recyclable
Fair Trade made, hand poured in Indonesia
No animal derived ingredients
100% Stearin wax (veg origin)
Pure cotton wick (lead/metal free)
Ecological colour dyes, paraffin free.
Candle Care & Safety:
Handle with care. The hand-poured nature of the product means that this is a delicate item and wax discs can separate if rattled too much.
Best when lit for 4 hours at a time. Stop burning when 2cm of unmelted candle remains
Leave 10 cm between candles when burning