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    26 Seasonal Candles To Treat Your Nostrils To

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    1. A "Candlelit Cabin" scent from Yankee Candle that'll have you feeling snug as a bug — go ahead, I give you permission to light it before it's officially the holiday season.


    I recently picked up this delightful scent and would happily burn it year round. It features notes of rustic pine, warm spices, and earth notes that'll make any room in your house feel like one of those ultra-cozy scenes from a Hallmark Christmas movie.

    Get it from Amazon for $37.01.

    2. An Otherland candle that might just make you feel more festive just by its appearance.


    I have all three of these candles and they are so delightful. Their scents (sun suede, cardamom milk, and tapestry) aren't overpowering and fill my room with a lovely, but subtle, aroma. Don't get me started on how nice they look on display!

    Get it from Otherland for $36 (available in three scents).

    3. A pumpkin spice–scented candle made by Pet House, designed to cover up the inevitable wet dog smell your beloved pup brings into the house after frolicking around in the rain.


    Promising review: "We love our new Pet House candle. The scent is strong enough to spread throughout the house, but not so strong as to be overpowering. I gave our dogs a bath and lit the candle. It did s great job of masking that wet dog smell! We can’t wait to try some of the other great scents! The price point is in line with candles we have purchased from other sources, like Yankee Candle, White Barn and Bath and Body Works. The unique packaging keeps the candle safe in delivery and we especially appreciated the personal note from the owners. It’s nice to know we are supporting a small business!" —Amy Smith

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95 (also available in packs of two and 24 scents).

    4. A NEST holiday candle featuring a blend of pomegranate, Mandarine orange, pine, cloves, cinnamon, and vanilla that'll leave you salivating and inspired to cancel all of your plans to stay cuddled up on your couch.


    Promising review: "Oh my gosh! This is absolutely the BEST scented candle I've ever purchased among the hundreds I've burned! The lovely holiday fragrance is powerfully cheery! I am burning it now — Christmas in July!" —honestlytho

    Get it from Amazon for $16+ (available in four sizes and 24 scents).

    5. Seasonal candles in decorative tins you'll absolutely love because they smell as good as they look.

    Urban Outfitters

    These beauties come in an array of scents including Candy Cane Lane, Pumpkin Spice, Gingerbread Jingle, Cherub Chai, and Velvet Pine. Stock up and you'll be good to go for the rest of 2019!

    Get a single candle from Urban Outfitters for $12 or two for $20 (available in five scents).

    6. Or a mulled cider candle with a wooden wick that'll create the sound effects of an actual fire without the hassle of maintaining a fireplace.


    Promising review: "This candle literally makes my home smell like the holidays! It is such a delicious smell to walk into I have it right by our front door. I’ve had it for a week and already have received many compliments from family and friends about the amazing scent in our home! It burns slow so it looks like it will last a while and the smell definitely is strong enough to fill your whole home. Great purchase!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $35 (available in 14 scents and in black or white).

    7. A pumpkin patch–scented Homesick candle for when it suddenly gets too cold to go get some gourds and you'd rather just stay in and watch Hocus Pocus by candlelight.


    I gifted this candle to my sister to ring in the fall season and she has been raving about it (and begging me to get her another).

    Promising review: "I was skeptical of ordering a candle online (typically I’m a smell first, buy after kinda gal), but after reading the reviews, I’m so happy I bought this. It smells divine and fully immerses you into fall/autumn feels. Love it!" —Courtney M.

    Get it from Homesick or Amazon for $29.95.

    8. A Halloween candle Lizzo would be proud of with hints of toasted pumpkin, cinnamon, and hexes ;)

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    Evil Queen candles make my soul happy. I have had this one on my wish list for months now and will likely cave and place an order after writing this. These candles are witty, smell absolutely fantastic, and make for great gifts.

    Get it from Evil Queen for $20 (available with a silver or gold lid).

    9. Or a double wick "Snug Life" candle from the same brand that'll become your go-to scent from now through February.

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    When the ~snuggle is real~ you can curl up in bed and light this cotton, firewood, and "cozy sweater" scented candle.

    Get it from Evil Queen for $28.

    10. An apple-scented candle you can light when you're craving apple pie but are wayyyyy too lazy to go out and gather the ingredients to make one.


    Promising review: "This candle is a must for the holidays. It's great because it's Macintosh with a little spice. Not too much but enough to let you know it's a festive candle. On a positive note, I can't smell cloves. I hate cloves but love this candle." —Candle Harlot

    Get it from Amazon for $26.49+ (available in three sizes).

    11. A pumpkin clove–scented work of art from Capri Blue you'll be able to rely on to give your home the perfect ambiance and smell this Thanksgiving.

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    Promising review: "I bought two of the smaller sized Pumpkin Clove candles a few weeks ago and enjoy them so much that I just bought a 19 oz one. Its a great fall scent without being overpowering and its just so cozy. It brings me back to being a teenager when my mom would burn a candle very similar to this scent every fall evening. I will definitely be buying more this fall." —Jillianclaire89

    Get it from Anthropologie for $30.

    12. A Votivo candle with a unique red currant scent and stunning packaging you won't be able to get enough of. I wouldn't be surprised if you bought one for every room in your house.


    This candle is my parents' absolute favorite. They're extremely picky when it comes to scents and usually can't find one they both enjoy — except for this one. I also keep one of these unlit on my desk because it's so beautiful and smells great!

    Get it from Amazon for $35 (available in four scents).

    13. Or Volupsa's gilt pomander and Hinoki candle, so gorgeous you might want to think twice before burning it (but you definitely should!).

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    As stunning as this candle is to admire, it smells just as good. It has notes of golden spiced pomander, holly berries, cardamon, and Japanese Hinoki. I've had many Volupsa candles over the years and they have yet to leave me disappointed.

    Get it from Anthropologie for $28.

    14. An adorable pumpkin spice candle you can gift to your most basic friend with the confidence they will absolutely cherish it all season long.


    Promising review: "Smells so good! Also, I live in Florida and it's super hot, but did not come melted, which was not expected with how hot it is, and this being a candle. So happy!" —Kali

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

    15. A Friday Night Football–inspired candle, because "seasonal" doesn't just have to mean fall or the holidays! This special candle will make you nostalgic for those brisk high school game days.


    Promising review: "Since I am a football coach, I first decided to buy this for my wife as a fun purchase for when she's not able to be at our games on Friday night. She loved it and was shocked at the quality of the candle and how good it actually smelled. I will definitely be a returning customer for this scent and others." —Bbtp

    Get it from Homesick or Amazon for $29.95.

    16. A set of festive candles with 40 hours of burn time each so you can light 'em up now and enjoy them through New Year's.


    Promising review: "I usually buy myself a candle for every season, every year, as part of seasonal decorating. I was happy to find this set since it has candles that I'd normally buy for fall and winter. I love the container the candles are in, they have a beautiful design and are a decoration in and of themselves! It's important to me to buy a clean-burning candle as I have children and am sensitive to certain chemicals and this fits what I needed. The smell is SO good for both of them, very complex. My favorite is the pumpkin candle, so buttery and spicy. You're going to want to eat these candles! I can't wait to buy more from this candle company, I think I'm going to have a big candle buying problem now :)." —A.I.S.

    Get two from Amazon for $19.99.

    17. A stunning skull candle infused with glitter, evening primrose, heather, and licorice roots, a must-have for anyone looking to take their ~spooky season~ vibes to the next level.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, The Astral Boutique

    I have this candle and it's almost too pretty to burn! However, when you do you might find a few more skeletal surprises lurking throughout ;). It smells fantastic and will surely impress any fellow Halloween-lovers that visit your home this season. Not into skulls? They also have a pumpkin-scented candle complete with black obsidian and white quartz (stunning) or a magic-inspired "spellbound" candle with a smoky, leathery scent and a variety of crystals.

    Get it from The Astral Boutique for $15.

    18. Or a pumpkin chai NEST candle that'll help soothe your constant craving for pumpkin spiced drinks.


    Promising review: "I came across this scent while visiting a spa in Chicago and the entire spa smelled amazing!! Definitely a splurge for me in terms of what I pay or candles but way worth it! One of the best pumpkin candles yet, and not too over powerful. Will buy again and again as a special treat!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $42.

    19. A festive mini jar of the ever-popular Anthropologie Capri Blue candle to make you feel like it's Christmas every day.


    If spiced cider isn't your thing, you should check out the fir and firewood or pumpkin clove mini jars.

    Promising review: "LOVE it! I smelled this as soon as I walked into my local shop and I had to ask which scent it was. I just got the small size but it fills up my entire house without being overpowering. Strong scented candles typically give me a headache, but this is just the perfect thing for a cozy fall day." —RachelKarenGreen

    Get it from Anthropologie for $14.

    20. A lavender and earl grey Paddywax candle that'll remind you of snuggling up with a warm cup of tea on a cold winter day.

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    I have had a few of these over the years and love to reuse the ceramic bowls to hold jewelry and other trinkets.

    Promising review: "This is honestly the best smelling candle I have ever had. Generously scented, covers our entire first floor. The smell is delicious, like a perfect fall day mixed with a light musk and slightly spicy. I wish I could wrap myself in the scent like a blanket. I'm obsessed and will be buying many more!" —Jess T.

    Get it from Amazon for $20.62.

    21. A chic wood wick white pine candle to make your bedroom smell like a delicious forest or, even better, a Christmas tree farm!

    Urban Outfitters

    The crackling sound will leave you feeling so cozy!

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $28.

    22. A crisp leaves-scented candle to remind you of warm apple cider simmering on the stove.


    Promising review: "I tend to stay away from season-themed candles, because I usually find them too sweet. This candle is perfect though and captures the crispness of fall in a lovely apple-cidery way. Also the labeling is very cute, and I will be back to look at winter scents!" —Cecilia Pigozzi

    Get it from Amazon for $17.99.

    23. A candle with a crackling flame inspired by Santa's yearly visit to keep you company while you anxiously listen for the sound of reindeer hooves on your roof.


    This soy wax blend features essential oils of cinnamon, vanilla, and woodsy clove. Sooooo good.

    Get it from UncommonGoods for $30.

    24. Or a set of tea light candles designed to remind you of Christmas morning. You'll be ho-ho-hoping to see these beauties in your stocking this year.

    NewMoonBeginnings / Etsy

    Each tea light includes a variety of crystals in addition to notes of orange spice, fir and pine, and cinnamon.

    Get a set of four from NewMoonBeginnings on Etsy for $11.

    25. A Buddy the Elf candle you can use to kick off the holiday season while trying to convince your friends to eat a whole roll of Tollhouse cookie dough and snuggle.

    iheartpopcandles / Etsy

    Get it from iheartpopcandles on Etsy for $20.

    26. And essentially any seasonal candle from Bath and Body Works — no one can do it quite like them, amiright?

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    I've been indulging in Bath and Body Works candles forever. They have so many scents it's impossible to choose just one! From Frosted Cranberry and Flannel to Leaves and Sweater Weather, you're bound to find the perfect scent for your season.

    Get a three-wick candle on sale from Bath and Body Works for $14.50 (originally $24.50).

    So, when are you planning to restock your candle collection?

    The Walt Disney Company

    Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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