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I was recently ‘decorating’ our tree at Queen B for a function I was having and got myself some lovely suede thonging to hang our beautiful, glass teardrop candleholders from.  I don’t consider myself to be a doyenne of style, so I was very excited when people wanted to take them home exactly as I had them.

Cue… new product!

Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

So, here’s a time and money saver!  A beautiful, glass teardrop candleholder + 1 metre of suede thong (strap) and 2 x 4-5 hour Queen B tealight candles.  Usually a bargain at $24.95, but an absolute steal until midnight on 7th October 2011 at 20% off that price – only $19.96.  In the photograph above, the teardrop to the far right uses the full metre of thong, so there’s plenty in the pack.

Available in clear teardrops (for a limited time… we only have 24 teardrops remaining and our supplier has just told me this morning when I tried to order more that they were out and weren’t planning on making any this side of Christmas.  Ouch.  I was tempted to tell them of the Queen B philosophy of ‘just work harder’… work longer… never say no… until I was reminded of my aim for more balance in my life!

Clear Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

Clear Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

or frosted teardrops

Frosted Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

Frosted Glass Teardrop Gift Pack with tealights

 

So, what do you think?


Queen B beeswax candles are made with 100% pure Australian beeswax a pure cotton wick and copious amounts of hand made love. We stock beautiful and stylish candle holders, personalised candles, votive candles, tealight candles and pillar candles that nourish the human spirit and our environment.

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On Thursday 14th July (Bastille Day) we had our second Hive Warming party.  It was a beautiful night… recipe below:

Ingredients:
* light over 150 Queen B pure beeswax candles
* prepare food for slow cookers:
– Creamy Vegetable & Almond Korma
– Lamb Tagine with Harissa and Green Olives
– Chorizo, Chilli & Bean Stew
– Beef, Date and Spinach Tagine
* prepare drinks:
– hot apple cider
– hot Maxwell spiced mead
– Beez Neez beer
– rose, red wine, white wine, mineral water

Method:
Prepare ingredients.  Mix with dear friends, favourite customers, retailers and media… et voila!

Hive Warming - getting lit up

Slow Cooker Heaven

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

'Julia'

Bee Light Beauty

 

How beautiful?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ooo la la... happy Bastile day

 

Lighting her up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just one word of warning…

As we were throwing the roller door open for the night, I went to Bunnings and bought a couple of braziers and goodies for a couple of open fires for everyone to stay warm around… only problem… seems that Bunnings are selling an illegal product and the Fire Department hadn’t bothered to tell them.

Unfriendly locals

I am usually a massive fan of Firies, Ambo’s, Police etc.  It think they generally do a really thankless job for relatively little pay, but I have to say that this bunch were rude and obnoxious.  Unfortunately they deemed that our brazier (surrounded by 100 square meters of concrete) was way to dangerous and we were made to put them out.  Wouldn’t want to be the Bunnings buyer in charge of that department tomorrow.

Thankfully the lights were consistent with Bastille Day.

Last one... promise


Queen B beeswax candles are made with 100% pure Australian beeswax a pure cotton wick and copious amounts of hand made love. We stock beautiful and stylish candle holders, personalised candles, votive candles and pillar candles that nourish the human spirit and our environment.

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