Incense Discovery Set


We the mortals touch the metals,
the wind, the ocean shores, the stones,
knowing they will go on, inert or burning,
and I was discovering, naming all the these things:
it was my destiny to love and say goodbye.

-Pablo Neruda

For the new recruit or the seasoned veteran. The BLACKBIRD Incense Discovery Set allows you to follow along with the story and choose your own adventure.

ONE TWO CONE PACKET OF EACH: Ai, Gorgo, Izba, Lone, Mars, Muru, Ploom, Targa and Tilde

     Q: How do I burn an incense pyre?          

    A: First find a heatproof, non-flammable container such as a seashell, clay bowl, a rock or a device designed to burn incense cones. Place the cone in or on the container and light the tip of the cone with a lighter or match. Allow cone to burn for 10 to 15 seconds until a red ember is visible and then blow out. Your cone should smoke and continue to burn on its own. If it does not stay lit, try again.

     Q: How long will a cone of incense scent my room?         

    A: Many hours depending upon your room size, ventilation such as AC or drafts. For larger rooms, burn two or three cones at once.

     Q: My incense cone didn't burn to the end. What do I do?              

    A: First off, some mysteries of science and chemistry are never to be solved. Beyond that here are some helpful hints and tips. #1 Fire requires air. Try placing your cones on sand, salt or dry non-flammable soil to increase circulation. Also, try blowing on the cone a bit in the beginning to build up a larger ember #2 Made sure your cones didn't get wet or think about if the air is very humid. Water prevents fire. #3 Relight the cone. You can do this by holding the cone with tweezers for safety while you are lighting. #4 Break off the tip of a new cone. Sometimes the cone needs a larger ember to get started in life and to stay burning. #6 Don't let the flame run too long or too short before blowing out the cone. #7 Email for help.

     Q: Which of your scents are for men and which are for women?        

    A: We believe that scent is a personal expression of your individuality and it's truly up to the individual to select scents that are right for them based on their skin type and personal preference. This is one of the main reasons that we offer all of our scents in sample sizes for purchase.

    Q: Why can't I smell my Pipe Bomb Perfume?         

    A: Pipe Bomb contains so few molecules that the nose may become anosmic to the scent. Read more about it here.

    Q: My bottle of Pipe Bomb has white crystals around the sprayer. Is it defective?       

    A: Pipe Bomb is what is called a "molecule perfume". One of the molecules it contains starts out in the crystal form before being diluted with alcohol. When the alcohol dries down the crystals go back to their solid state. You can wipe down the crystals with a cotton ball soaked in alcohol.

     Q: Where can I smell your incense and perfume in person?      

    A: You can either purchase an incense sampler pack or the Eau de Parfum sampler mix. Or you can check our retailer page for a local vendor near you.

    Q: How can I sell Blackbird products in my store? 

    A: Contact for inquiry. 

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    Melanie M.
    United States United States
    Pure lovely scents

    I love each and every one!

    Asheya W.
    United States United States
    Didn’t care for these scents

    A little disappointed in these scents ...they were strange blends. Y’all have discontinued the ones I liked: manus and another one so this was my attempt to find alternates. Only enjoyed like 3.

    Jocelyn R.
    United States United States
    just lovely!

    It was thoroughly pleasant exploring the incense sampler. I loved the option to not have the box. Very thoughtful. I'm insanely picky about scents and often wind up disappointed with samplers but luckily that was not the case with blackbird. Nothing was too over powering for me. I ended up ordering the AI scent, that was my favorite. But I'm still enjoying burning the rest of the samples. Things smelled more like distinct moments in nature, which I really liked, rather than the sometimes strong perfume type scents that I usually dislike. I was able to burn through a whole cone in a room with the window cracked and it wasn't too strong. Thank you guys!

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    Faith D.
    United States United States
    I want MORE

    Burning this incense goes on my list of "what lifts me must haves" during this Pandemic quarantine.

    Michelle Q.
    United States United States
    Unique and high quality

    I’ve never been disappointed. The quality of the products is wonderful and the customer service is exceptional. Looking forward to ordering more goodies soon!