The days seem to be getting shorter and colder by the minute, and while the crisp fall air and the splendor of autumn foliage still has us captivated by the shift in seasons, there’s no more denying the impending winter months.
Next month will mark the beginning of the first full winter of the pandemic and we’re planning on making staying home more than ever before as cozy as possible—and that involves a lot of candles.
Sephora’s Holiday Savings Event is in full swing—and while Beauty Insider members may have access to 20 percent off cosmetics and skincare, we’re taking advantage of the sale to stock up on candles, diffusers, and other delicious designer home fragrances.
Note that members have access to 20 percent off sitewide—just make sure to use the code HOLIDAYFUN at checkout to see the discounts.
Maison Margiela REPLICA ‘Jazz Club’ Scented Candle | Was $62, now $49.60 (opens in new tab)
This well-loved fragrance by Maison Margiela has made a name for itself as a cologne -- but it’ll smell just as luxurious in your living room. Currently on sale for $15 off, the high end ‘Jazz Club’ scent will add a touch of sophistication to any space thanks to its curated notes of pink pepper, tobacco leaf, and vanilla bean.
Tom Ford Lost Cherry Scented Candle | Was $132, now $104 (opens in new tab)
Looking for something a little bit more unique? The Lost Cherry scented candle from Tom Ford features a distinctive scent of black cherry and bitter almond—which is the ideal blend of sweet, sophisticated, and lightly sour. It's a luxury buy for sure, but makes a great holiday gift for a splurge-worthy recipient on your list.
Nest New York Mini Grapefruit Candle & Diffuser Set | Was $54, now $43.20 (opens in new tab)
Another great gift for just about anyone on your shopping list (including you!), this candle and diffuser set by Nest promises to fill your home with multiple layers of fresh grapefruit, lily of the valley, and coriander blossom—a unique and sophisticated take on citrus-based home scents.
Dirty Fig Candle | Was $85, now $68 (opens in new tab)
Dirty fig may not seem like the most appealing home scent, but trust us when we say this unusual fragrance is much more sophisticated than it may seem at first glance. Inspired by decadent cocktail ingredients, this unique fragrance features spicy notes of black currant and grapefruit, which come together as a fresh and slightly sweet scent.
Capri Blue Pumpkin Dulce Candle | Was $36, now $28.80 (opens in new tab)
While pumpkin spice may not be anything groundbreaking, the warm, spicy scent is the perfect anecdote to a cold day. This pumpkin dulce candle by Capri Blue deserves a spot in your home scent rotation—even into the winter—thanks to its blend of gingersnap, whipped vanilla, and white pumpkin. The elegant candle container doesn’t hurt, either!
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