Petit Caprice - Petit Caprice

Petit Caprice

Delicately scented plant-based candles handmade by Fanny

  • Montpellier, France: Based in or near Montpellier
  • Gifts, souvenirs and decorations: Original, high quality objects for you, your place or someone back home
  • Local: Made with local ingredients or raw materials
  • £: Products under £15
  • ££: Products between £15 and £50
Fanny - Petit Caprice


Fanny lives and works in the Gard region – just east of Montpellier. She handmakes the vegetable based natural candles herself and launched Petit Caprice in 2020.

Vegetable based candles to bring serenity and happiness - Petit Caprice

100% European rapeseed wax, cotton wick, CMR free with a natural fragrance

Vegetable based candles to bring serenity and happiness

Fanny designs, tests, hand pours, then finally packages the plant-based candles using non-toxic raw materials. Her objectives is to promote health while respecting the environment.

Her collection ‘Les délicates’ uses handmade pots and candle plates resulting in a beautiful, entirely handmade gift for a loved one or decoration for your home.

Her artisanal amber candles are, as the name suggests, in amber glass jars with lids. They are delicately scented with a lid which makes them ideal for travelling.

The ‘classic’ selection are in transparent glass jars with lids for timeless elegant decoration for any home.

She also makes scented wax pebbles to hang in your home to perfume your home easily and naturally (image below).

Ethics - Petit Caprice


Wherever possible Fanny uses French raw materials in her candles, pots and packaging to reduce pollution. When this is not possible she uses European materials as close to France as possible.

If you have a question about the origin of their raw materials – don’t hesitate to contact her at She will be happy to answer any questions.

Fanny writes a blog about her candles, which you can find here.

Beautiful and practical gifts - Petit Caprice

Beautiful and practical gifts

If you’re looking for a unique housewarming, birthday or Mother’s Day gift, Petit Caprice candles make an ideal present and come in a variety of sizes and prices. That being said, they are all small enough to fit into hand luggage if you’re just passing through.

“I bought a Petit Caprice candle for a secret Santa. It’s excellent quality and I can smell the scent without even lighting it.”

Natasha (Natif Creatif)

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Find Petit Caprice

20 Bd du Jeu de Paume, 34000 Montpellier, France

You can find Le Petit Caprice in a range of boutiques

You can find their online list of stockists here.

They sell in 3 boutiques in Montpellier:

PAVANE - this is the shop on the map.



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