Who doesn’t love a scented candle? This time of year is perfect for basking in the warm glow of candle light, especially when they come with a gorgeous festive scent. Shut the door on the outside world and create a festive ambiance. From warming cinnamon to Icy pine, there’s a myriad of options.
If you are headed to a dinner or house party then there’s nothing better to take with you as a gift. Your host already has lots of wine for you and a house full of chocolates, plus there’s something really special about giving and receiving a scented candle. Here’s some of my favourites this season.
Without a doubt the most luxurious set for your home or as a gift for a loved one, this set from Cult brand Diptyque is a great way to try 12 different candles from the collection.
This stunning limited edition candle has been designed by British artist Clym Evernden and has a burn time of 30 hours. Comes housed it the iconic and luxurious Acqua Di Parma yellow box.
This is for me Christmas in a candle! The sweetly warming scent of cinnamon and tangerines is a sophisticated take on all things festive. I also adore the limited edition glass and packaging, in stunning green and illustrated design. Burn time 55 hrs.
Inspired by Sisley Paris’ Soir d’Orient parfum, this striking candle of intense red captured in a black glass with golden emblem has a spiced floral accord which makes me feel I’m in the Far East.
Perfect for minimalists, Urban Apothecary candles are made in England using Soy Wax. The heavy and simple glass holds a candle packed with notes such as Orchid, coffee, pink pepper, patchouli, lily and nutmeg. Burn time 60hours.
Sweet green pine needles and cooling eucalyptus and birch leaves, base notes of amber and sandalwood. This gives a feeling of fresh winter frosty air.
This stunning orange candle burns with the warm and fragrant glow of Amber, Frankincense and Orange blossom. Burn time 55hours.
This uplifting candle is perfect for creating an at home spa with its uplifting citrus essentials oils including mandarin, bergamot and clementine combined with relaxing floral geranium, lavender and eucalyptus. Made with Eco soya wax. Burn time 60 hours.
This candle is the perfect winter warmer, containing vanilla bean, Texas cedarwood, espresso beans and guaiac wood. Burn time 40hrs.
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