Vana candles have launched five versions of 10-cm long matches. The benefit of long matches can be seen when trying to light a candle that has seen some use, and normal lighters cannot reach the wick. The especially designed 10-cm long matches is able to reach deep within the candle holder, making relighting candle elegant and safe, without the risk of burning your hand and fingers. This time, Vana has come out with a matchbox series to match the 5 scented candle themes. Besides the decorative boxes, the match heads are also colored. The advantage of long matches lies in the fact that it can easily reach the wick within candle holders, making relighting candle safe and elegant without the risk of burning your hand or fingers, and adding a bit of style to little things like lighting candles and striking matches. The matchboxes also make a great gift when coupled with the Vana’s scented candles. The colourful boxes can also be reused as storage box for trinkets when you use up all the matches. Quick tips when using matches Each match can only be used once. Using long matches looks elegant and is safer. Some people are mesmerised by the striking sound when lighting a match. Don’t like the gunpowder smell? Light the match where there is ventilation, or light it near a small glass of water to prevent the smell from spreading. When the match has gone out, put it back in the box head first to differentiate it from unused matches. When lighting a candle, make sure the candle is cool, then raise and tilt the candle when lighting it with a match. Note: as the matches are made of wood splinters, they may be slightly rough with glue. Please consider the purchase carefully if this is an issue.