7 candles that’ll warm your soul this winter
And your nose will be a big fan too
By Briar Clark
BEAUTYcrew Content Producer / July 06 2021
Now that we’re all involuntary shut-ins, the importance of a sweetly-scented personal space has become paramount, and we’re choosing to refresh the vibes of our humble abodes this winter with a collection of carefully-curated candles.
We’re talking deeply comforting scents that warm the soul and allure the senses, with richly-fragranced olfactory blends of spices, woods, leather and smoky-incensed aromatics.
So join us, as we revel in the pleasure of ultimate relaxation that only a truly luxurious winter candle could provide.
Here are seven of the best winter candles to buy right now.
Fornasetti Astro Candle
If you’re just as obsessed with Fornasetti’s stunning collectable ceramic candles as we are, then this is definitely one to add to your winter home fragrance collection. Inspired by the zodiac, this celestial-themed olfactory combines herbaceous Mediterranean notes of thyme, lavender, orris, cedarwood, tolu balsam, incense, birch and labdanum.
Le Labo Encens 9 Classic Candle
Nobody does a boujee candle quite like Le Labo. This 100 per cent soy candle is characterised by an incensed and spicy fragrance profile of amber, clove and frankincense, and promises 60 hours of good vibes.
FAZEEK Teak and Neroli Wave Soy Candle
Made right here in Australia, this long-burner (70 hours to be exact) features notes of blonde-wood and honeyed spices like teak and neroli, adorably housed in a repurposable wavy white glass vessel.
HUNTER CANDLES Morgan Candle
This amber glass candle intends to evoke the sensation of wandering deep into the woods using a blend of forest-centric notes including sandalwood, cedar wood and amber.
ASHLEY & CO Waxed Perfume Parakeets & Pearls
Hand-poured in New Zealand, reminisce on the glamour of old with the revivifying scent of green tea, white lily, orange rind, lime, cardamon and Cypriol spice.
Lumira Black Candle Terra Australis
Celebrate the rugged charm of Australia’s ancient heritage with this herbal, tea, berry, patchouli, woody and smoky-scented pick, that draws inspiration from varied and rich landscapes.
Cire Trudon Ernesto Intermezzo Candle
Inspired by the smoky Cuban cigar aromas synonymous with Havana, this natural and earthy-fragranced pick includes notes of rhum, bergamot, oak moss, amber and patchouli.
Briar is a Content Producer at BEAUTYcrew. She is a self-professed skin care obsessive, always on the hunt for the perfect mascara, and can't go past a plumping lipgloss.