What we love and miss most about the winter and the holiday season is the warm cosiness all around. Nothing sets this mood better than winter or Christmas-themed scented candles - think sweet cinnamon, earthy cedar, delicious cocoa and the likes. Aside from getting your home to smell like a winter wonderland, they also add to the festive ambience and visual comfort. Not to mention holiday-scented candles also make for the best Christmas gifts! Here's our round-up of winter candles that you must stock up on now to make sure your home smells like the holidays, all year round! Click on Shop Now to make the purchase right away and use your LBB perks for additional discounts.
8 Candles To Have Your Home Smelling Like Christmas All Year Round
Apple Pie: Apple & Cinnamon
Reminiscent of when leaves start to change colour, the air starts to crisp and you need an extra blanket, it doesn't get more Christmassy than this candle does it? This warm and delicious Apple Pie scented candle with an Indian cinnamon and Kashmiri apple fragrance is the epitome of holiday season and 'the' fragrance to curl up to in cold weather. Soi & Wick, an eco-friendly and natural candles brand from Goa is also an LBB fave for its simple yet luxurious candles (love the packaging) made using 100% vegan soy wax and essential oils with long-lasting fragrances.
Burn Time: 30 hours.
Also Check Out: The Pepon Fresh, Harvest Pumpkin scented (honey-like aroma with pumpkin & spices)
Choco Vanilla Ho Ho Holiday
Paperphile's holiday season special Choco Vanilla Ho Ho Holiday scented candle is made of a soy paraffin wax blend which burns slowly with a high burn time and a lovely clean and even burn. This almost 9 oz jar is the perfect medium sized candle for any room and the ideal size for a gift. The delightful holiday-themed packaging and delicious fragrance has notes of chocolate cake with vanilla frosting and we hear the smell is strong enough to fill the entire room! Yum! This India-made candle is also hand-poured and available in a number of sizes.
Burn Time: 25 hours
Also Check Out: Pumpkin Cinnamon, warm spice trick or treat themed candle.
Let It Snow: Cedarwood & Vanilla
The classic fragrances of cedarwood and vanilla come together to deliver a wonderful holiday aroma is Whitefire's aptly named 'Let It Snow Candle'. This particular scent described as 'warm vanilla sugar without the sugar but just fresh warm vanilla that slowly fades to a woodsy scent in the background, with the vanilla still present' induces happiness and relaxation. Furthermore, this soy-wax candle boasts decorative/illustrated packaging of mountains and trees in the snow, making this candle ideal for festive tabletop decoration. Decoration to scent, this is one candle that every Christmas lover should have inside their home during the holiday season.
Burn Time: 20 hours
Also Check Out: Sweater Weather, another cedarwood and vanilla fragranced candle with varying strength of scents.
Ginger, Cinnamon & Nutmeg
It's only fair that the holiday season's star spices - ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg - have a candle of their own, so House of Aroma gives us one in this nifty cookie jar glass! The fragrance is exactly how you'd imagine it to be, warm, delicious and cosy, filling the room with the smells of freshly baked pumpkin pie or ginger cookies. The speciality of this natural, soy wax candle is also its impressive low and slow burn of up to 60 hours! The fragrance however is subtle so it doesn't end up giving you a headache. Make sure to repurpose the jar to hold jewellery or stationery, it's sturdy and high quality.
Burn Time: 25 hours
Also Check Out: Peppermint & Frankincense, helps relieve anxiety and create a positive mood. Also fragrances apt for the holidays.
Autumn Scented Orange & Patchouli
This autumn scented, orange and patchouli candle from The Umbrella Store isn't exactly Christmas, but still encapsulates all things we love about the season. Hand-mixed and hand-poured, this soy wax candle in a perfect fall-coloured (pumpkin & orange coloured) jar has a noticeable sweet orange scent mixed with the musky and earthy but also sweet patchouli, both of which ease stress. Reuse the jar after you've burned the to store string led lights and create your own bedside or window sill lamp.
Burn Time: 15 hours
Also Check Out: Library Scented Candle that smells of cedar wood, sandalwood & vanilla.
This earthy cinnamon candle from Inside Out Innovative Designs boasts an impressive burn time of up to 40 hours and comes presented in a soft-colored, frosted jar which allows the light from the flame to penetrate when it’s burning. Plus, it has a wooden lid to put off the flame. The candle is made from soy wax and natural cinnamon essential oil and smells like yummy plum cake! This is also a lovely decorative candle given that it's topped with cinnamon sticks and a sprinkling of cinnamon powder. With a super-clean burn and a scent that feels so festive, this is our top Christmas scented candle to gift for all the holiday feels.
Burn Time: 40 Hours
Also Check Out: Aromatic Coffee soy candle, creamy cappuccino fragrance.
Vegan, non-toxic, paraffin-free and hand poured, Resonance's clean vegetable wax candles are infused with premium essential oils and use hand rolled, lead free wicks made from cotton yarn. They have several winter candles but we love the scent of spiced pumpkin (pumpkin, cinnamon, and vanilla) most for its pie-like scent that includes notes of warm spices, buttery crust, and whipped cream! It's quite the tempting dessert candle that offers a cosy olfactory treat at any hour of the day.
Burn Time: 25-30 hours
Also Check Out: Apple Cinnamon vegan candle, smells like apple pie.
A Warm Hug: Pear & Cinnamon
This pretty coral coloured scented candle and candle holder delivers on what it promises - a warm hug! This hand poured and whopping 60-hour burn time soy wax candle from Glimpse Homes has scents of white pear, sugar and cinnamon. It smells soothing and feels like a warm hug that will lull you to sweet slumber. The wick is 100% cotton so it doesn't smoke, or leave soot and a bad after-smell. The scent of this large jar will fill a larger area than expected, so lighting one candle can make a big difference to your entire home. This candle is also one of the more popular holiday scents from Glimpse Homes' collection.
Burn Time: 60 hours
Also Check Out: Vogue Vanilla Candle, smells like vanilla sugar cookies.