10 Warm and Spicy Fragrances We're Loving for Fall
Usher autumn into your home with sugar, spice and woodsy scents that smell oh-so-nice.
In our books, fall officially starts when seasonally-inspired candles and fragrances hit store shelves. So, even if it still feels like summer in your neck of the woods, you can immediately get into the autumn spirit with these unique and cozy fall scents.
Bring the outdoors in with this hand-poured campfire candle. The handsome candle features an amber glass vessel and gives off a rich vanilla, cedarwood and smoky aroma while burning. The Atlanta-based artisans at Brick and Mortar formulated this smoky-sweet candle as a nod to the earthy warmth found throughout the South.
BUY IT: Crate & Barrel, $28
Envelop your home with spicy cinnamon and smoky wood scents with this natural fire starter bag. The starter bag offers a mix of autumnal delights with fragrant cinnamon sticks, pinecones and fatwood. The kit comes in a translucent bag and is tied off with rustic twine for a fall-forward look.
Treat yourself to 100 hours of spicy forest bliss with this Baltic Amber candle. The candle is crafted with a slow-burning coconut wax and boats a delicious fragrance of warm sandalwood and rich cedar scents. Bonus? The metallic amber vessel provides a pretty pop of fall color in your home.
BUY IT: Anthropologie, $28
No need to be coy with your fall candles. Make a seasonal statement with a harvest festival spice candle within an elegant mercury glass pumpkin vessel. Enjoy the festive fall scent, then once the candle melts, upcycle the shimmery pumpkin as a candy dish for your foyer or a decorative accent for your mantel.
BUY IT: Pottery Barn, $69
Potpourri is a flame-free alternative to smoky fall candles. This delicious seasonal mix boasts notes of spiced cinnamon, orange, bourbon vanilla and jasmine. Fill the base of your centerpiece vases with this the fragrant mix or display in a live-edge bowl on your foyer console to greet guests with a cozy scent as soon as they walk through the door.
BUY IT: Pottery Barn, $29.50
Swap out your diffuser’s summer floral oil for one of these spicy autumnal alternatives. The flame-free oil comes in three scents and promises to refresh any room in your home with lasting fragrance. Choose between creamy vanilla pumpkin, spiced berry and cinnamon or a smoky cedar and pine scent.
BUY IT: Anthropologie, $20
Add aromatic charm to your farmhouse-style home with this woodsy cedar and magnolia candle. The galvanized vessel adds rustic appeal to any cozy corner in your home while a brass stripe adds warmth and a hint of glam to the design. Best part? The slow-burning candle will wrap your home with a romantic and lingering fall floral scent for up to 90 hours.
BUY IT: Target, $19.99
Skip all the smoke and soot that comes with candles and bring seasonal scents into your home with this blackberry absinthe diffuser. Juicy blackberry pairs with orange and mixes with notes of anise, amber, sandalwood and jasmine to yield a decadent scent that lingers for days. The diffuser kit includes reeds, a sleek glass vase and high-quality fragrance oil.
BUY IT: Crate & Barrel, $30
Snag this sleek black-and-white candle for a subtle nod to the fall season. The matte-black vessel holds a hand-poured soy candle with a 70-hour burn time that promises to fill your room with a rich and dimensional woody aroma. The candle boasts top notes of Hinoki cypress and cedar, middle notes of cardamom and redwood bark and a base note of sandalwood.
BUY IT: Nordstrom, $35
Embrace autumn with this beautiful brass-plated stone diffuser and oil kit. The fragrant oil is crafted with spirited mandarin, juicy blood orange and earthy rosemary scents. The fresh fall oil includes notes of cedar and ginger and is formulated to promote positive energy in any space.
BUY IT: Anthropologie, $85