By Mik Hyldebrandt
The weather is not yet for frolicking outside, so be prepared for more time indoors. Scented candles are not only decorative, but they instantly turn up the cozy factor in your home while setting a mood or even underlining your style.
Shed a little light in the winter darkness with this marine blend-scented candle which will remind you of fresh air and warmer weather.
DW Home Luminous Topaz Candle, $14
The Rolls of Candles
Delicate and warm, the scent of fig will have your guests asking ‘what smells so nice?’ – and of course, Diptyque delivers the equivalent of the Rolls Royce of scented candles.
Diptyque Figuer Scented Candle, $64
For the Fashionista
This candle is not only for the fashion aficionado but for anyone who loves the powdery elegant and slightly flowery scent of lily.
Dior Bois d’Argent Scented Candle, $80
Boy Smells Nice!
This isn’t a traditional woodsy scent but rather sweeter version of the ‘log burning’ – and this bad boy smells really good!
Boy Smells Cedar Stack Candle, $28
Under the Boardwalk
This candle will instantly transport you to a warmer place with notes of salted caramel and popcorn like a classic boardwalk fairground.
Bath and Body Works Summer Boardwalk Scented Candle, $12
So Fresh and Clean
Sometimes you just want a fresh and clean smell – so why not get a candle that matches your cleaner?
Mrs. Meyers Basil Soy Candle, $8