If it's Christmas candles you're after in the Black Friday sales, then you've got plenty of choice this year. From Amazon to John Lewis, our favourite retailers are offering some pretty cool promotions on festive candles. Whether you're gifting yours or are treating yourself, the lower prices mean that you can get a couple extra. Browse our top picks by Yankee, Neom, Scandinavisk, and more.
1. The pine and cranberry Yankee
Yankee Candle Scented Candle Christmas Garland | £
23.99 £14.99 at Amazon
A must for Christmas, Yankee's zesty composition combines the fresh smell of pine with the sweetness of cranberries. It's resinous and evocative and goes so well with the natural scent of a Christmas tree (if you're getting one). And the jar is so gorgeous – it's half the reason we buy Yankees.
2. The opulent Yankee candle gift set
Yankee Candle 8 Scented Candles, Votive Holder, Wick Trimmer and Illuma-Lid Candle Topper |
£48.78 £27.99 at Amazon
Why get just one candle, when you can get eight? And a wick trimmer, and a fancy candle topper? This sumptuous collection of festive votives includes Christmas magic medium jar; angel's wings small jar; 6 votives (snow in love, sparkling cinnamon, the perfect tree, warm cashmere, all is bright, spiced orange), and the accessories, and a pretty presentation box. The perfect Christmas gift for Yankee lovers.
3. The Christmas-at-the-spa candle
Espa Winter Spice Candle 410g |
£55 £49.50 with code BFBEAUTY at Beauty Expert
A festive classic with notes of sweet Orange, clove, cinnamon, and ginger, the Espa candle is made with real essential oils and high-quality wax. A tranquil burning experience that's enhanced by the classy, pine-green container – it's like Christmas at a fancy spa.
4. The all-natural essential oil Christmas candle from Neom
Neom Organics London Christmas Wish 3 Wick Scented Candle, 420g |
£46 £36.80 at John Lewis & Partners
One of our all-time Christmas favourites, Neom's all-natural candle features notes of mandarin, cinnamon & tonka bean in a scent that's both sweet and zesty. Neom only use high-quality natural wax for their candles, so are less likely to give you a headache. And the packaging, which they've updated, is gorgeous – the blue jar looks terrific when lit.
5. The candle that donates all profits to charity
Give a Little Love Hearts Scented Candle Tin | £8 at John Lewis & Partners
Ok, this one isn't on sale, but it's only £8, and all profits go to charity to help families in need over the Christmas period. It's a lovely scent, too – a blend of jasmine, magnolia, bergamot, and vanilla. You can also reuse the tin as a tealight holder once the candle has burned through.
6. The smell of Christmas baking in a jar
Skandinavisk JUL Christmas Scented Candle-Vegetable Wax |
£32 £28 at Amazon
This Christmassy number from Skandinavisk is quite different from their usual light and minimalist scents. There's the sweetness of honey and gingerbread and clove here – the result is so delectable it might make you hungry! The perfect companion to Christmas baking.