The Eight & Bob candle shares its very particular citrusy spice accord fragrance with the famous perfume and comes elegantly packaged in a chic monochrome box. Made from 100% vegetable wax. Burn Time: 50 hours.About Eight & BobThe story of Eight & Bob began in France when a young Parisian aristocrat and perfume connoisseur Albert Fouquet came up with a new aroma in the top floor of the family château. Admired by his contemporaries he went about creating bottles of this alluring scent to distribute to his close friends and acquaintances. with the help of his butler Philippe. During a holiday in the summer of 1937 Albert met an American student named John Kennedy who was captivated by Albert’s cologne. On returning to America JFK put in an order for eight samples of the fragrance for himself and “another one for Bob”. Albert’s cologne became a hit stateside and counted many of Hollywood’s finest among its clientele. Almost eighty years later the formula Albert used remains a closely guarded secret but the scent itself remains a firm favourite with some of the world’s most discerning gentlemen.