When it comes to shopping for women—particularly those obsessed with fashion—it can be puzzling to come up with an idea that comes across as novel and exciting. After all, many editors, bloggers, and the like are surrounded by fashionable things day in and day out, so finding an item they’ll actually love and use is a major challenge. That’s where the cozy subject of today’s gift guide comes into play: the candle.
Sure, on the surface level this may seem like a lazy or predictable present, but coming from this author who would light up her Diptyque every single day if she knew they’d constantly be replenished—it’s a great gift. The secret to making it feel special? Snag one from a stylish label whose packaging will be a chic addition to anyone’s home décor situation.
Scroll down to shop our favorite candles to give your loved ones this season!
Fun fact: This brand sculpts their candles underwater.
Everyone's favorite statement sweater brand also does candles.
Take it from this author, these candles smell incredible.
Your artsy friend will love these.
You can't go wrong with a cheeky candle.
We love how crisp and simple this one is.
If you like the smell of fresh sheets, this one will suit your fancy.
Cire Trudon has been making candles since 1643, which means it's practically a rite of passage to own one, right?
Add this to your bathroom to make taking a bath that much more dreamy.
Scotch pine, white fir balsam needles, vanilla, mandarin orange cardamom, pepper, and cedarwood musk—suffice it to say, this candle smells divine.
Henri Bendel's 712 candle is inspired by their legendary address in New York City.
This concoction of goodness smells like pine wood, must, and amber. Yes, yes, and yes!
There's no quicker way to feel at home when you're not actually at home than a travel candle.
How stunning are these handmade and painted ceramic candles? The ideal pop of color.