Essential oils are the heart and soul of Stella Says: The search for quality, ethically produced oils with the right fragrance notes and their careful, painstaking blending to find the right balance, occupies almost as much of my time as the process of creating the products they go into.
As any fan of Stella’s will know, the blend in every one of our products is combined by hand, using the power of my nose (and those of some willing friends) to ensure a perfect blend every time, in every batch.
A conversation between Krystal 'Stella' Coss and Apossentials.
Stella Says candles are made from 100% natural wax blend which has been described as making them 'truly unique'. But the word 'natural' is used by many candle producers - what makes Stella Says candles special?
Summed up very quickly - Stella Says candles are made from organic, ethically, sourced un-hydrogenated, non-bleached waxes and oils which are readily available from the natural environment without requiring excessive industrial proc...
It's a favourite bug bear of mine, perhaps second only to misleading labels on Natural products. Packaging annoys me hugely, because despite my sustainable, ethical core values, I'm forever tempted to put my products into shinier, sexier, more eye catching packaging.
I'm tempted because I know that I myself, as an all too fallible consumer, am impressed by a beautiful box or an eye catching piece of ribbon. Tempted because as a retailer I know that the package creates that critical first impression...