Candles are a great accompaniment to any dining table, but during the Easter period they are really the perfect addition. Candles are a delightful way of making this Spring holiday extra special.
During Easter candles are symbolic of Jesus, resurrection, rebirth and also new life. It is an Easter candle that leads the procession into the church at the Easter Vigil and thus becomes a dominant symbol for the season. Historically it is the Easter candle that first announces the news of the resurrection. In western Christianity a Paschal candle is used for this purpose, it is tall, bright, decorative, stately, it creates the first light in celebration of the resurrection. This large white candle is used in religious faiths such as the Roman Catholic Church, the Anglican Communion, and Lutheran churches, among others. A new Paschal candle is blessed and lit every year at Easter, and is used throughout the Easter season and then throughout the year on special occasions. The term "Paschal" comes from the word Pesach, which in Hebrew means Passover, and relates to the Paschal mystery of salvation; of one of the central concepts of Catholic faith. It is sometimes referred to as the "Easter candle" or the "Christ candle."
We have some beautiful elegant Easter candles which are perfectly suited for the Easter period. At The Candle Tree we sell St Eval white classic candles tied in bundles of 4. These ½” x 6” bundle of 4 candles have been hand wrapped with pretty rustic raffia. Great for every occasion and ideal to help you set the scene. Whether it be to create a relaxing atmosphere at home, or as an Easter table setting, these unscented bundles are just perfect. Each of these hand crafted church candles are made by using the traditional method of drawing and made with the highest quality blended mineral wax with vegetable oils and natural cotton wick.
St Eval has a scented version of the classic candle, these beautifully simple dinner candles will add that touch of everyday luxury to your dinner table or mantel piece. Perfect for Easter, special occasions and weddings. These Inspiritus scented 7/8"x10" candles are sold in pairs. They are fragranced with an uplifting blend of aromatic spices, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves. Sit back, relax and enjoy a burn time of up to 12 hours.
St Eval Candle Company has a range dinner candles in a beautiful array of vibrant colours in a classic beeswax blend and could make a lovely Easter addition to your table. These are available in store only, and are well worth a visit to The Candle Tree!
For a lovely Spring time fragranced candle over the Easter holiday why not try our Yankee Candle Cherry Blossom. The Spring time cherry blossom scent evokes an enchanting armful of Spring's freshest blooms that turns any room pink and happy.
Alternatively, The Candle Tree recommends you try something pretty and yellow for Easter. If you're looking for a more sophisticated candle, look no further than Root's Veriglass candle. This stunning sleek glass container holds our premium Legacy beeswax. The fragrance is an Easter themed mix of sour-sugared, fresh-bright lemon, clove and subtle lavender melded together with buttery bakery notes, caramelized sugar and creamy whipped vanilla.
Wishing you all a lovely Easter weekend! As a special Easter treat see our great discounted offer on large jar Yankee Candles below!