Going back to that time when everything was simple and uncomplicated. Inspired by the joy of a child walking through the door of a candy store. Life is sweet and it offers more than you can ever hope for. We were young captures the joy of life in times when everything was possible. With top notes of orange and middle notes of sweet candy the scent finishes with amber and cedarwood.


Fragrance Pyramid


Head Notes



Heart Notes

Amber, Sweet Candy


Base Notes

Amber, Vetiver, Cedar, Leather


The glass can easily be cleaned after you have burned the candle and repurpose it as a planter, pen pot or small accessories or just as a drinking glass. 

we were young - orange, amber and vetiver

SKU: 0102
  • A 200g we were young scented candle from Lares Candle Co. burns for 45-50h if you follow burning instructions on the care card that comes with each product.

    Please ensure you always trim the candle wick before each burn and do not burn your candle for longer than 4h at a time. Do not leave a burning candle unattended.

  • For any issues, questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me directly through email “contact@larescandleco.com" or instagram @larescandleco. If your you have any issues with the candle, I will assist to fix it or provide a replacement product.