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 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 a unique and cozy fall scent.
We compiled a list of crème-de-le-crème fall home fragrances based on the most popular scents of the season. Stock up on your longtime favorite scents (looking at you, pumpkin spice!) and sniff-out some new notes to savor this season.
Ah, pumpkin spice. What would our fall fragrance list be without this iconic, sweet-and-spicy scent? This soy wax candle is encased in an amber glass jar and features a mix of pumpkin, cloves, buttercream, cinnamon, smoked embers and vanilla notes and burns for up to 40 hours.
No wood-burning fireplace? No problem. Diptyque's Feus de Bois candle makes our list for its uncanny resemblance to a roaring fireplace. The intoxicating fragrance wraps spaces with a sophisticated, smoked wood scent that lasts for days. Strike a match and let it burn in your family room or entryway to savor to create the feeling of fireside coziness throughout the fall.
Fact: The only thing better than filling your home with sweet notes of cinnamon, butter pastry and vanilla icing is eating a pan of actual cinnamon rolls. This decadent candle comes with a classic glass jar, golden lid and a hand-lettered label that looks just as sweet as it smells.
Fill your kitchen with the drool-worthy aroma of your grandmother’s homemade apple pie. This spiced apple soy candle boasts an inviting mix of familiar fall notes including cinnamon, nutmeg, allspice, apple and vanilla. Pro tip: Buy an apple pie from your go-to local bakery and burn this candle on your counter.
Set the tone for the season ahead with this classic, spicy harvest-scented candle. The decadent fragrance combines a cinnamon top note with nutmeg, allspice, pumpkin and vanilla aromas to create a long-lasting and luxury fragrance you’ll look forward to burning each day.
Skip the long drive-through lines and overpriced PSLs and get your fall caffeine fix in your own kitchen with this fresh-ground coffee candle. Creamy caramel top notes intertwine with vanilla and coffee middle notes to create a convincing cafe fragrance that will fill your home in minutes.
Set the mood with this sultry teakwood and tobacco candle. Notes of leather, teakwood and smoky tobacco come together to create a refined and earthy fragrance fitting for a home office, bedroom or entryway. And once the candle melts, you can wash and repurpose the autumnal amber glass jar to use as a fall floral vase or a bedside dish.
Diptyque’s Baies candle is a moody and memorable fragrance fit for fall foyers, bedrooms and living rooms. Rich blackcurrant berry notes intertwine with rose blooms to create an elegant and layered aroma laced with spice. Bonus? The luxe black-and-white candle jar upcycles into a chic vanity catchall at the end of the season.