New Zealand Luxe Fragranced Soy Candles

A social enterprise supporting young adults with Down syndrome and disabilities

To purchase candles please visit the Illumina website

Introducing Downlights NZ

The people behind the candles

Creating Job Opportunities

Our candles are lovingly hand-poured by young adults with Down syndrome and various disabilities. 

A Social Enterprise Company

We seek to provide employment opportunities to empower individuals with disabilities, When you buy a candle, you in turn support this effort to create greater acceptance for them in today's workforce.

Made in New Zealand

Downlights candles are designed and hand-poured in Auckland, New Zealand.

Bespoke Fragrances

Our fragrances from floral to gourmand are unique and bespoke, developed in consultation with Francois Merle-Baudoin, an award-winning fifth generation French perfumer from the internationally famous Grasse parfumeries of the famed French Cote D’ Azure. 

Highest Quality

We use soy wax which is 100% biodegradable and non -toxic, contains NO GMO’s, no lead or zinc in the wicks.

Downlights Fundraising

We have a special range of bespoke products that are sold through groups and schools to support our community at Downlights Fundraising 

Contact Us

Managing Director Downlights NZ: Jennifer Del Bel

Email: Tel: +64 21 763 471