Whether you’re curled up on the couch with a good book, soaking in a hot bath or just trying to unwind after a long day, the perfect way to create a relaxing ambiance is by lighting candles. The flickering flame and subtle scent bring a cozy, warm feeling to the home. This season, evoke fall’s best fragrances with these luxury candles.
With notes of amber, vanilla and sandalwood, Voluspa’s coconut wax blend lasts up to 100 hours. After the candle beautifully burns down, reuse the delicately embossed glass jar as a vase for local wildflowers. Voluspa.com, $26.
Nothing says “fall” like crisp apples fresh from the local orchard—and this candle perfectly embodies that experience. With notes of applewood, vetiver, oakmoss and patchouli, the scent is intense yet delicate. dlcompany.com, $85.
Tom Ford’s warm and iconic scent instantly transports you back in time. Reminiscent of an English Gentlemen’s Club, this classic, spicy fragrance is reinvented with tonka bean, vanilla and sweet wood sap for a modern twist. TomFord.com, $125.
Channeling the elusive and wise owl, this soy-based candle combines sandalwood, tobacco and vetiver to create an earthy and exotic fragrance. PatchNYC.com, $37.
Clove bud and nutmeg yield to rich cognac, patchouli and translucent musk, leading to an aromatic and woody finish. Warm and spicy, this soy-based wax candle burns cleanly and evenly, filling the room with a subtle scent. Lafco.com, $60.
Luxurious and rich, with an oriental, woody perfume. After the candle is finished, the black jar is a sophisticated addition to any bedroom or living area. Rituals.com, $45.
The smell of an open fire captured in a candle. A blend of rare woods evokes a warm cabin on a cold winter night. DiptyqueParis.com, $64.
Envision a rugged coast, crashing waves and windswept cliffs lined with sage—that’s is where this candle takes you. Invigorating, spirited and lively. JoMalone.com, $65.
Say “cheers” with the sweet smell of Champagne. If you’re looking for a candle you can light all year long, you can’t go wrong here. AnticaFarmacista.com, $44.
This unique scent stirs comforting memories of afternoons spent nose-deep in a favorite book. Notes include peach, peony and leather. Byredo.com, $80.