OUR STORY

And people

WHERE IT STARTED

Inspired by Te Waipounamu’s striking Southern Alps, our collection of mesmerising scents add instant style and ambience, while our wood wicks captivate with their flickering flame, soft crackling sound and long burn time.

Nevé [nee-vei] | The partially compacted granular snow that forms the surface part of the upper end of a glacier.

OUR MISSION

We're paving the way in sustainable home fragrance in New Zealand.

Our Candle Refills were just the beginning. We can't wait to show you our other refill options coming soon.

HAND POURED

In New Zealand

MADE FROM

100% Natural Soy Wax

FEATURING

FSC Certified Wood Wicks

CHARITY OF CHOICE

It’s important to us to support local charities that make a difference here in New Zealand.

Right now we’re proud to support Trees That Count by donating $1 from every online order.

OUR TEAM

TESSA

A candle aficionado and lover of all things home fragrance, interiors and design, our Founder Tessa, lives and breathes Nevé. From conceptualising and designing all aspects of Nevé to championing the need for more sustainable home fragrance, Tessa is the woman behind the brand.

Favourite fragrance: Kowhai Blossom + Lime

VICKI

Candle maker by day, doting mother and wife by night, Vicki is our Production Manager. She crafts and hand-pours thousands of candles from her lifestyle property in Hokitika, organises them in boxes by the dozen, then sends them on their way to our Christchurch HQ.

Favourite fragrance: Pomegranate + Juicy Mango

JESS

With a background in the Marketing and Publishing worlds, Jess is our “Jack of all trades”. She collaborates with Tessa across all aspects of Nevé to ensure our brand ethos is reflected and implemented across all channels from customer experience through to social media and more. 

Favourite fragrance: Black Raspberry + Vanilla