The Story Behind Our Brand Name

The Story Behind Our Brand Name
Ever wondered why we spell ritual as "rituelle" in our name. This is a question we have been asked A LOT lately, so I thought I would share the story behind how our name came to be! When Scott & I came up with the name Urban Rituelle for our business, I was studying Japanese ceramics and the ‘ritual of making’ at university. The Japanese culture places a very big importance on rituals and...

Beat the Chill! Our Top 3 Scented Soy Candles for Winter

Beat the Chill! Our Top 3 Scented Soy Candles for Winter
#1 Alchemy Scented Soy Candle Smells Like: Black Amber, Rosewood & Cedar The Black Amber, Rosewood & Cedar fragrance was actually curated by our Co-Founder Scott and holds a very special place as part of our 20 th Anniversary collection – “Alchemy”. Inspired by the process of taking something ordinary and creating something extraordinary, this signature scent was curated...

At Home with our Co-Founder Scott

At Home with our Co-Founder Scott
Can you give us a quick round-up of what you do inside the world of Urban Rituelle? I am happiest when I am working on the business and utilising my entrepreneurial skills. Strategizing for the future, improving production, implementing new tech and filling lines is what drives my day. We are a small business who design and make our own products so we have to be jacks of all trades. So I’ll dive...

Top 3 Reed Diffusers to Create a Cosy Winter Sanctuary

Top 3 Reed Diffusers to Create a Cosy Winter Sanctuary
Alchemy Fragrance Diffuser Set Smells Like: Black Amber, Rosewood & Cedar We fondly remember a lovely customer coming into our boutique and called this the ‘George Clooney’ of reed diffusers, because they said it smelled what sexy would smell like. We loved that analogy so much it’s stuck! Who doesn’t love a sexy fragrance diffusing through their home?! If you needed another reason…...

At Home With Our Co-founder Leanne

At Home With Our Co-founder Leanne
Can you give us a quick round-up of what you do inside the world of Urban Rituelle? I am the Co-founder & Creative Director at Urban Rituelle & I have a powerful vision to create a business that makes people feel good. My passion is to create a sustainable business with a philosophy of passion, kindness, care and unsurpassed quality. My role oversees the brand direction, including the lo...

Handwashing 101: Our Guide for Keeping Hands Squeaky Clean!

Handwashing 101: Our Guide for Keeping Hands Squeaky Clean!
Washing hands is the cornerstone of good hygiene and is essential for maintaining health and hygiene. Day in and day out, you come into contact with thousands of surfaces that can be the unlikely and unsuspecting home of germs - think mobile phones, your keyboard, the tv remote, or even the yoga mat. Giving hands a quick rinse with soap and water has been habitual, but it’s not actually the b...