Everyone knows that candles are a great way to add style and fragrance to one’s home. Whether you’re looking for something to create a sense of peace, kick your decor up a notch or spice up your love life, there are candles and scents for any vibe you want to create.
Since every home decor queen – or king – loves a fresh-smelling home, you would think that finding the perfect gift for the candle lover in your life would be a breeze, think again. With all the different candle brands and scents out there, it’s easy to get overwhelmed, but lucky for you your friends here at ESSENCE have come to the rescue.
We’ve rounded up the best, most yummy smelling candles that we know will have you at the top of Santa’s nice list this year. From creating good vibes to reminding you of brunch with bae, these brands are ones that any smell good lover will enjoy. And the best part, they’re all Black-owned. Thank us later.
Harlem Candle Company Josephine Luxury Candle
Filled with notes of bright citrus, vibrant bergamot blends, lush Moroccan Rose and Indian Jasmine and warm liquid amber, sweet Tonka bean and sandalwood this opulent scent is as divine as its namesake
, Josephine Baker.
Photo Credit: Harlem Candle Company
Vela Bougie Brunch With Bae Travel Set
Make sure you're on their mind no matter where they are in the world with this fruit-scented candle
that will remind them of their favorite brunch date with you.
Photo Credit: Vela Bougie
Photo Credit: 228 Grant Street
Photo Credit: Scent and Fire
Photo Credit: Goodnight Darling Co.
Photo Credit: Lit Brooklyn
Luxe & Lit Calming Energy Candle
Candles are about more than bringing a yummy scent into your home, it's also about creating a soothing vibe that will keep you relaxed in your space. Luxe and Lit's Calming Energy candle
is all about creating chill vibes and makes the perfect gift.
Photo Credit: Luxe and Lit