Posts tagged "candles"

11 Supposedly Romantic/Sexy Things That Are Actually Terrible

Valentine’s Day is almost here–and you know what that means! Piles and piles of listicles suggesting romantic tips for couples looking to spice up their love lives. Most of those…

Robyn Pennacchia | February 9, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Dream Or Nightmare: A Kentucky Fried Chicken-Scented Candle

I recently went on a fall candle shopping spree, so every room of my house is now filled with blissful smells like balsam wood, pumpkin pie, cinnamon, firewood, and cranberry peppermint.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 27, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Home Inspiration: Fabulous Fall Candles

The other night I was curled up under a blanket, sipping hot cocoa, flipping through a magazine and basically having the best fall lifestyle. But then I realized something was…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 14, 2013 - 10:00 am

10 Celebrity Prayer Candles (And Suggested Prayers For Each One)

I recently bought myself a Dolly Parton prayer candle (because hello, it was $7 and I truly do view her as a powerful, sequined deity), and let me tell you:…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 29, 2013 - 10:00 am

7 Better Ideas For Yankee Candles’ Man Candles Line

Yankee Candle recently released its new line of “Man Candles,” which are, you guessed it, candles marketed specifically to men. The scents in the collection include manly favorites such as…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger And Jessica Wakeman | May 31, 2013 - 9:00 am

Transform Your Home Into A Tropical Island Getaway

My office is not exactly an example of cleanliness and tranquility (once I left a half-eaten veggie burger under my easel for so long it started to grow arms and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 28, 2013 - 11:40 am

5 Perfect Gifts For…The Candle Collector

All this month The Frisky is serving up holiday gift guides to help you pick presents for everyone on your list. Here, we’ve got gifts for the scent sophisticate in

Julie Gerstein | December 13, 2012 - 8:00 am

Must Haves: 8 Toke-ns For The Pothead In All Of Us

Hey stoners, guess what? That’s right: in Washington and Colorado, marijuana is now completely legal for recreational use by legal adults (that means anyone over the age of 21). You…

Rachel Krause | November 7, 2012 - 4:00 pm

12 Tips For Having A Super Lifestyle Porn-y Existence

Because I’m a jealous and petty person, I can’t stand to read lifestyle/home/craft blogs. Who are these people with endless amounts of free time, money and craft experience who seem…

Julie Gerstein | September 10, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Home Inspiration: Fall Is In The Air

We’re all a little bummed out that summer is over, but hey, if you can ignore the rapidly shrinking amount of daylight, there’s a lot to look forward to about…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 7, 2012 - 8:00 am

A “Clueless”-Inspired Candle

I’ve seen many Virgin Mary candles in my day, but this is definitely the first Virgin Who Can’t Drive candle I’ve ever come across, and everything about it–from the “Clueless”…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 6, 2012 - 10:20 am

Mandles Are Now Available At Yankee Candle Company

The Yankee Candle Company is trying to tap into the man demographic with  a new line of scents including Riding Mower, First Down, 2X4 and Man Town. I have no…

Ami Angelowicz | May 17, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Like A Workout In A Jar

Lucky magazine recently did a little article about how the scent of grapefruit is so energizing that a few gyms have released grapefruit candles as part of their product lines.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 24, 2012 - 9:30 am

6 Easy Steps To Becoming A Candle Person

Growing up, my family never had candles because my parents generally understood that my brothers and I would use any open flames in the house to set our youngest brother…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 24, 2012 - 9:00 am

Buying Guide: How To Shop For All Kinds Of Candles

Let’s be honest: Shopping for candles is a fairly thoughtless task. If we do spend more than 3 seconds mulling over whether to buy one candle over another, it’s mainly…

StyleList Home | November 25, 2011 - 9:30 am

Live It Up With Lime (And Cilantro)

Okay, so maybe it’s a bit weird that I love the smell of Ambient Hand’s Lime Cilantro candles so much. After all, you’d think that the combined power of lime…

Julie Gerstein | October 31, 2011 - 11:40 am

This Candle Holder Is For The Birds

There’s so many ways to decorate with tea lights — from floating them in a bowl of water to illuminating fancy schmancy candle holders from Crate + Barrel. We prefer…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2011 - 12:40 pm

A Candle That Makes It Christmas Year Round

Conundrum: we hate when it’s cold and dark and snowy outside, but we do love the smells of wintertime: fresh-baked cookies, mulled cider and fir trees. So, Thymes’ Frasier Fir…

Julie Gerstein | April 8, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Mandles: Candles For The Man Who Likes A Room That Smells Like Fart

I’m not going to be shy about this. I’m a big supporter of the idea that men should have man things. Their own style underpants. Their man caves. Their awful…

Susannah Breslin | June 1, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Give Your Home A Light Update

In New York City apartments, there are only so many alterations that can be made in order to turn the teeny tiny space into your own. Most rely on pictures…

Bianca Posterli | February 15, 2010 - 2:45 pm