Purveyors of designer perfumes, cult New York label Aedes De Venustas is lauded for its luxurious, baroque fragrance lines. Housed in an upright dark aubergine glass embossed with the Aedes insignia, the Mel Mellis candle evokes droplets of beeswax found in ancient ruins, from Egypt to Rome through intoxicating notes of rosemary, juniper berries, blackcurrant, beeswax and lime tree and labdanum base.
Top notes: Rosemary, juniper berries.
Heart notes: Blackcurrant, beeswax.
Base notes: Lime tree, labdanum.