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The 10 Best-Smelling Summer Candle Scents

July 01, 2019

Here's a list of our 10 favorite candles to help keep those sweet smells of summer going all year long.

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Mint Brass Candle

This gorgeous candle comes in a handsome brass tin that you can use as a vase or a catchall on your desk after the candle is gone. There are a variety of scents available, but our favorites for summer are freshly torn mint, sweet orange and lemongrass. The candle is made from soy wax, essential oils and a lead-free cotton wick.

$86.00 at food52

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Grapefruit + Basil Candle

This is a hand-poured soy blend candle that screams zesty summer freshness. Grapefruit, basil, lemon, mint, garden herbs and blond wood all work together to create the perfect summer scent. It has a burn time of 30 hours and comes in a sleek, white glass container.

$19.95 at crate and barrel

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Summer Camp Candle

Pack your bags and check into your bunk because it's time for summer camp. Vanilla, clove and amber scents are reminiscent of summer nights around the campfire. A hint of marshmallow will bring back fond memories of s'mores making with all your camp besties.

$19.95 at amazon

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Tropical Sunset Candle

Hammocks on the beach with a pina colada in hand -- those are the dreamy visions that will dance through your head when you light up this tropical candle. Citrusy orange pairs with pineapple and rum scents to create the perfect summer smell in your home. This soy candle is also hand-poured and has a burn time of more than 50 hours.

$17.99 at amazon

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