Thomas van Rongen (*1986, NL) is graduated in 2011 from Design Academy Eindhoven. Together with his brother Cesar van Rongen (also a Design Academy Eindhoven graduate) he is leading Studio van Rongen wich is located in the creative hart of Eindhoven also known as Strijp. Thomas van Rongen is specialized in interior products. Thomas describes himself as a hand on designer who loves to get into new production techniques and materials as well keeping craftsmanship and natural materials in mind. High quality products in every aspect with characteristic esthetic values are what van Rongen stands for.
‘Candela’ is a hand-dipped candle made out of 100% pure paraffin. The base of the Candela can be used repeatedly. As the original candle burns down to 2 centimeters above its five feet, you can easily renew it. Simply place a new candle on top of the warm stump of the original Candela base.