Jo Malone White Lilac & Rhubarb Charity Candle

It's that time of the year again, Jo Malone fans - a new charity candle is about to be launched. This year the candle is White Lilac & Rhubarb. The tart and vibrant rhubarb cuts through the delicate florals of soft lilac, sensual rose, and sun-loving heliotrope. It's meant to evoke that lovely scent of a summer garden in early bloom. I was out walking in the countryside yesterday and the floral smells were amazing. If you can, take more … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Charity Candle 2017

Jo Malone London launch a charity candle every year, with proceeds going to charity partners in one of their gardens.Back in 2014, I attended the launch of the Edinburgh venture - the Redhall Walled Garden - with Jo Malone London. This year, the new garden is The Quiet Garden, in Notting Hill in London, which opened last month. The charity this year is St Mungo's one of the UK's leading homelessness charities - four in ten rough sleepers suffer … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Charity Candle

Jo Malone London launch another charity candle this year for their charity initiative which sees their gardens across the UK  helping people with mental health issues. There are five existing gardens in the country, with another set to open in London, with charity partner St Mungo's, this year. The Redhall Walled Garden in Edinburgh opened a couple of years ago, in association with the Scottish Association for Mental Heath (SAMH). If you haven't … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Edinburgh Herb Garden

Last month I blogged about the Jo Malone Silk Blossom Candle, sales of which contributed to the Jo Malone London charity projects, one of which was the Edinburgh Redhall Walled Garden, in association with the Scottish Association of Mental Health (SAMH). Last week, I attended the launch of the garden, and what a hidden gem it is! I had no idea where Redhall Walled Garden was in Edinburgh, and was really pleasantly surprised by the size, beauty … [Read more...]

Jo Malone Edinburgh Charity Garden + Candle

There's an exciting Jo Malone event happening in Edinburgh next month - the opening of their charity herb garden in ther Redhall Walled Garden. Jo Malone are partnering with the Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH). The Redhall Walled Garden is maintained by trainee gardeners who attend as a result of mental ill health. SAMH offers them training in horticulture, conservation and life skills. As well as being rejuvenating and restorative, … [Read more...]