Amanda de Montal Candles
Amanda de Montal Candles encapsulate childhood memories and treasured fragrances from the past and are made in France by local artisans using high quality natural materials.
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At Amanda de Montal, scented candles encapsulate childhood memories and treasured fragrances from the past. Whether it be a small candle for those who love new discoveries, or a large candle for those who adore the brand, both are made in France by local artisans using high quality natural materials. These truly artistic decorative items make perfect luxury gifts for yourself or a loved one.
Amanda de Montal candles are square shaped with thousands of crystal-like blown bubbles that play with the light of the flame, making it a multi-sensory object. The artisanal natural wax slides into a hand-polished candle jar in black, pink or white colors depending on the fragrance. Amanda de Montal ecorative candles exist in small and refillable 1100g sizes to extend the life of your candle at minimum cost. These latter large candles have four wicks for optimal fragrance diffusion, while the smaller scented candles have one wick.
All scented candles are available in ten fragrances invented by Amanda de Montal, inspired by her childhood memories and brought to life by the master perfumer Jean-Michel Duriez. They evoke the fragrances of Gascony: spicy, floral, gourmet, fruity, woody and flowery.
Amanda de Montal candles are beautiful decorative objects made according to to high candle-making standards, and 100% fabricated in France. The wax, fragrance and the scented candle wick are natural and made using artisanal methods in Provence, southern France. Each of our scented candles is an excellent gift all year round.
About Amanda de Montal
Amanda is 4 years old, her father takes her by the hand to visit the armagnac cellars located on the family property in Gascony.
While they bend over the oak barrels, her father encourages her to smell the different perfumes and explains with passion how, over the years, the different aromas are born.
A walk she repeated dozens of times, evocative of magical memories: the impressive decor, the smell of wood, the nobility of raw materials, the strength of a product combining lifestyle and temperament.
The little girl has since become a woman but she has retained her freshness, her joy of life, unshaken enthusiasm and passion for scents.
Today, this mother of three boys has decided to embark on an personal adventure by giving birth to a range of unique candles. A way of sharing her unconditional love for Gascony through an object both powerful and delicate, universal and precious, which reflects all her femininity.
Amanda’s personality is reflected in each candle, which offers a gateway to her world. From the Gascon land, it has authenticity, generosity and a touch of extravagance. Through each fragrance she whispers a memory in your ear so that you can make it yours, creating a bond between you and her.
Gascony is a land of raw beauty with astonishing and generous colors, rich in natural resources which offer unforgettable smells. From the Roman imprint to the magic of the pilgrimage routes to Santiago de Compostela, Gascony testifies of an enchanting mix of different cultures.
The Cadets of Gascony and the most famous of them, d’Artagnan, embody the historical wealth and the chivalrous spirit of the Gers, where the art of living is king. It is also the cradle of Cyrano de Bergerac, who symbolizes better than anyone eloquence and generosity.
A land of adventures and treasures, castles and abbeys, which have the gift of transporting us in time.