Made of oak, powder coated metal and electroplated candle cup, available in 12 colors. Based in Copenhagen, the Icelandic designer D\u00f6gg Gu\u00f0mundsd\u00f3ttir creates nature-inspired modern products with emotional appeal and a distinctive touch of Scandinavian originality. The inspiration for these\u00a0candle holders - named Laki and Katla - was taken from a pair of romantic penguins. The meaning was to make modern\u00a0candle holders looking like those used\u00a0in the old days, when people\u00a0really needed to carry candles\u00a0around in the dark nights\u00a0and places. Laki, the male, is taller (15 cm) and named after Lakag\u00edgar, a volcanic fissure in the south of Iceland. Katla, the female, is smaller (12 cm) and named after a very large active volcano in southern Iceland. Katla and Laki are part of the ROOTS collection, where D\u00f6gg goes back to her roots in Iceland and uses the shape of the trees, mountains, cracked ice and dried sand as an inspiration for her new series. "I have often joked that the candle holders are good to walk with in case of no electricity or could be used for all schools in Scandinavia where kids go around with candles before Christmas Santa Lusia\u201d Laki and Katla are made of oak, powder coated metal and electroplated candle cup, and are available in 12 colors.