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It's a sad day when the last of your Happy Piranha scented candle fizzles out. Don't worry though - we've got some tips on how to give some life to the leftovers and make your candle tin into a home for a houseplant.  We enjoy a good succulent or cacti here at Happy Piranha, we also enjoy putting effort into the designs on our candle labels, so we thought we'd combine the two. Here's how to hang onto your lovely labelled candle tin, avoid throwing it away and tips for turning it into your own piranha planter that a succulent...

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Cornwall’s not just a place far away with lots of beaches. Nestled away in the South West of England are a whole lot of days out, history, culture, hidden gems, attractions and yes, miles and miles of glorious beaches. So, without any specific order, here are some of the things you might like to do when you come to visit the land of tin, ale, pasties and piskies.

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Some of you may live in a castle and like the atmosphere or in the hills where the usual commodities aren't as reliable, but remember, our scented candles are for your enjoyment, not your survival.

That said, here's our top tips on safe candle use to help you maximize your enjoyment and be all safe and comfortable while doing so.

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Every day you experience hundreds of smells, some are familiar and comforting, some are an unwelcome surprise, some you hardly notice, but how do they work?  What makes warm coffee smell like warm coffee, why does your house smell different to newcomers and how do we replicate smells? Here’s the basics on a sense that we often forget the importance of.

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eCommerce photography isn’t always easy on a budget. Here’s some tips and tricks for taking the perfect product shot with relatively little cost.

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